Backup - SharePoint Server iDataAgent - Farm

Configuration Backup Restore

Follow the steps given below to perform the first backup:

  1. From the CommCell Console navigate to Client Computers | <Client> | SharePoint Server, and then click Databases.

    In the right-pane, right-click the <Newly Created Subclient> and click Backup.

  2. Ensure under Select Backup Type, Full is selected.

    Under Job Initiation, Immediate is selected.

    Click OK.

  3. In the Job Controller tab, track the process of your backup job.

    Wait until the job has completed before you perform the next steps.

  4. In the Databases tab, right-click <Newly Created Subclient>, and then click Backup History.


  5. In the Backup History Filter dialog box, click OK.

  6. In the Backup History tab, right-click the backup job to view the following job details:
    • Items that failed during the job
    • Details of the job
    • Events of the job
    • Log files of the job
    • Media associated with the job

What Gets Backed Up

  • Farm Components
  • Content Databases
  • Web Applications
  • BLOBs

What Does Not Get Backed Up

Web Front End data like SharePoint hive, IIS settings and SharePoint registry entries.