In this tutorial, we are going to see how to create disk safes in CDP 3.0 enterprise edition.

We assume that you have successfully connected to and logged in to the R1Soft’s CDP 3.0 Server.

Step 1: Go to Dashboard menu and click on “Disk Safes”. (see image below)

Step 2: In the top left pane under the “Disk Safes” menu, click on “Create New Disk Safe”.

Step 3: Once you click on “Create New Disk Safe” a new popup window will open. (see image below)

Step 4: Here you will need to enter the following settings:

Identification:

Name – Enter a name for Disk Safe

Agent:

Agent – Select an agent from the drop-down menu

Disk Safe Location:

Volume – Select (the) correct Volume created from the drop-down menu. See How to Create Volumes in CDP 3.0 Enterprise Edition ?

Compression:

Compression Type – Select a compression Type. For example: “QuickLZ”.

Devices:

Automatically add new devices
Protect Storage Configuration

Select both of the above options.

Step 5: Next, hit the “Create” button to proceed.

Step 6: When you hit the create button, a notification window will appear showing message “Successfully created disk safe!” Click on “OK” to finish.

That’s it!

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