Services - Available Services

The following table describes all of the services required by the different CommCell components.

CommCell Components Service Group in the Process Manager Service Name in the Windows Local Services dialog box Service name in the Windows Task Manager Description
CommServe, MediaAgent and Client Base Services NetApp Communications Service cvd Provides the ability to fetch or save metadata on the CommServe when backup or restore are in progress. Communicates with the SMTP server if an email server is configured.
MediaAgent and Client Base Services NetApp Client Event Manager EvMgrC Forwards events generated on the local machine to the CommServe. In addition it helps the CommServe to browse the application data on local machine.
Client Only Search Engine NetApp Search Engine GxSearchServer Forwards events generated on the local machine to the CommServe and Web Server. In addition it helps to content index, search and preview the data.
Client Only Compliance Search NetApp Tomcat Service GxTomcat Responsible for communicating with Web Server services and receiving the events from Web Server.
CommServe Only CommServe Services NetApp Server Event Manager EvMgrS Responsible for communicating with the CommCell Console and receives the events from the Clients and/or MediaAgents. Communicates with the SMTP server if an email server is configured.
CommServe Only CommServe Services NetApp Application Manager AppMgrSvc Provides access to server and client configurations for local and remote processes. This service is essential for the CommServe.
CommServe Only CommServe Services NetApp Job Manager JobMgr Responsible for running and controlling jobs and also communicate with the available resources.
CommServe Only CommServe Services NetApp Media & Library Manager MediaManager Responsible for controlling the hardware devices that are part of a CommCell.
CommServe Only CommServe Services NetApp Commands Manager QSDK Responsible for servicing command line requests and is therefore essential for command line operations.
MediaAgent Only MediaAgent Services NetApp Media Mount Manager (GxMMM) CVMountd Responsible for interacting with the hardware devices that are attached to the local host and are part of the CommCell.
File System HSM Recaller NetApp HSM Recaller GXHSMService Responsible for archiving or recovering the files.
File Share Archiver Client HSM Recaller NetApp HSM NAS Recaller Service GxSHM NTAP Recaller Recalls files on a NAS share.
ContinuousDataReplicator Agents CDR Services NetApp Replication Service CVRepSvc Installed on Clients with ContinuousDataReplicator. Responsible for replicating data from one client computer to another client computer.
VSS Provider Agents VSS Provider Service NetApp VSS Provider Service VSS_SWPROV_SVC Makes use of the Volume Shadow Service feature of the Windows Server 2003 operating system.
Workflow Workflow NetApp Workflow Engine CVJavaService.exe Responsible for the Workflow engine. Communicates with the SMTP server if an email server is configured.
Web Console Web Console NetApp Tomcat Service tomcat6.exe Responsible for the Apache Tomcat server.
Client only (non-CommServe virtual machines) Not managed by the Process Manager. Cluster Administrator must be used to control this service. NetApp Cluster Plugin GxClusPlugin Provides notification regarding whether or not the cluster group goes into an active or passive state. This service is essential for system functionality.

Services Applicable Only to UNIX

CommCell Components Service Group Service name Description
MediaAgent and Client Base Services cvlaunchd Responsible for spawning SnapProtect processes.

Note: It is a daemon that runs on the Linux operating system.