Configuring Available Network Resources for Data Transfer

Depending on the resources in your environment, modify the network agent and bandwidth settings to improve performance of data transfers from the subclient properties.

  1. Open the CommCell Console.
  2. In the CommCell Browser, expand SharePoint Server > database_backup_set.
  3. Right-click the subclient and click Properties.
  4. In the Subclient Properties dialog box, click the Storage Device tab.
  5. On the Data Transfer Option sub-tab, under Resource Tuning pane, configure the network agent settings:
    • To modify the number of network agents used to transfer data to the MediaAgent, in the Network Agents box, change the number of network agents available for backup operation on the subclient.
    • To regulate network traffic according to available network agent bandwidth:
      1. Select Throttle Network Bandwidth (MB/HR).
      2. Type or click to change the maximum network bandwidth per network agent (in MB per hour).
  6. Click OK.