Agent Properties (General)

Use this tab to obtain general information on the selected Agent. Note that all the options described in this help may not be available and only the options displayed in the dialog box are applicable to the agent for which the information is being displayed.

Client Name

Displays the name of the client computer.

iDataAgent/Agent Type

Displays the name of the agent.

Installed date

Displays the date on which the agent was installed or upgraded on the client computer.

SharePoint Administrator Account

Displays the SharePoint Administrator Account that has required rights to create and modify SharePoint databases. This account will be used for data protection and recovery operations.

Stub Recovery Parameters

Specifies whether to enable recall throttling for stub recovery jobs. Selecting this option will allow you to control the number of stub recovery jobs that can be run based on the limits set below. When these options are disabled in the CommCell Console, the system will apply any legacy additional settings corresponding to these options, where applicable.

It is recommended not to recall more stubs than the limit specified  under the Maximum Stub Recovery for Celerra Proxy as it does not detect failure and the data is lost.

  • Maximum Stub Recovery

    Use this space to specify the upper limit for the number of stubs to be recovered for this agent.

  • Time between recall to count as successive in seconds

    Use this space to specify the number of seconds for a recall to be considered as successive.

  • Time to wait after maximum successive recalls limit is reached in seconds

    Use this space to specify the number of seconds that this agent must wait before additional stub recovery jobs can begin after the upper limit has been reached.

User Account

Displays the user account used by the system to log in to or access the (the tree of the) server during various jobs (including backups, browses, restores, etc.). For NAS NDMP, displays the NDMP account used by the system to connect to the NAS data server.

Change Account

Click to change the account information associated with this agent, as follows:

  • For agents with an SharePoint Administrator/SSO Account, click and populate the resulting dialog box only if you changed the SharePoint Administrator/SSO Account and it now differs from the one displayed in the SharePoint Administrator/SSO Account field.

SSO Account

Displays the SSO Administrator account for the single sign-on service on this SharePoint Server.

SharePoint Server Name

Displays the name of the SharePoint Server that is installed on the client computer. Use this space to modify this server name if the name displayed is incorrect (e.g., not the same as the Client name or Host name).

Manage Content Automatically

Use this option to automatically assign auto discovered content to the subclients.

Index Backup/Restore path

The UNC path for a shared network folder to temporarily store the site index during backup and restore. There should be enough space available on the share for the index to be temporarily stored.

For a SharePoint All-in-One Server, the Index path must be local, not a UNC path.

If topology manager is locked during backup/restore, force its release

Specifies whether the system should release the lock for the topology manager and therefore allow jobs to complete without interruption.  This option is selected by default for new installations.

SQL Databases hosted on a remote SQL Server

Specifies whether the SharePoint Server is part of a SharePoint Server Farm and whether the SQL Databases are hosted on a remote SQL Server.  If selected, the SQL Databases must be backed up using the SQL Server iDataAgent.

Recall items to Recovered Items folder for Outlook

Specifies whether messages or items recalled from Outlook should be placed in the Recovered Items folder. When selected, data will be recalled to the Recovered Items folder. When cleared, data will be recalled to the original folder from which the data was archived.

Recall items to Recovered Items folder for Outlook Web Access

Specifies whether messages or items recalled from Outlook Web Access (OWA) should be placed in the Recovered Items folder. When selected, data will be recalled to the Recovered Items folder. When cleared, data will be recalled to the original folder from which the data was archived.

Path to Exchange mining tool

Use this space to type in the fully qualified path to the location where the Exchange Offline Mining Tool (for End-Users) or the Exchange Offline Mining Tool for Administrators resides. Specifying this information is only applicable when configuring the Exchange Offline Mining Tool for integration into the DataArchiver Outlook Add-In interface.

Enable Offline Mining

Select this option to browse and restore SharePoint document and picture library files from an offline database. When selected, the Offline Mining Enabler for SharePoint license is then consumed.

Threshold for number of messages in the Journal Mailbox

Specifies the number of messages in the Journal Mailbox at which a warning must be generated. If the number of messages in the Journal Mailbox exceeds the specified number, the system generates an event message. This field requires that the Enable Threshold option be selected first.

Enable Threshold

Specifies whether to enable the Journal Mailbox Threshold Alert and activates the Threshold for number of messages in the Journal Mailbox field.

Description

Use this space to include relevant comments.

Authenticate Active Directory Domain Controller

Specifies whether to use or change the user account to authenticate against the Active Directory domain controller to look up group membership for the specified user (per the following fields)

Domain Name

Use this space to enter the domain name for this user.

User Name

Use this space to enter the name of the user for the account discussed for the preceding field. The correct format for specifying a user is Domain\User.

Password

Use this space to enter the password for this user.

Confirm Password

Retype the password.