Hybrid Backup Recovery VMware virtual machine backup 2

This is a follow-up post from Hybrid Backup Recovery VMware virtual machine backup.

Hybrid Backup Recovery support back up the local virtual machine image of VMWare vSphere, Microsoft Hyper-V, Windows Server and Linux Server.

In this post, I will walk through the VMWare virtual machine image backup. On the Hybrid Backup Recovery Gateway, click on Actions, Add Server.

On the Add Server dialog box, input the Type, Hypervisor Host IP Address, Username, Password, Description and click OK to complete.
Hybrid Backup Recovery Gateway Add Server

The Hybrid Backup Recovery Gateway will connect to the vSphere host. After a couple of minute, vSphere server detail will be shown on the Server Information console
Hybrid Backup Recovery Gateway Server Information

Once the VMWare vSphere is connected, next step is to create a backup plan. Click on the Create Backup Plan, input the Plan Name, specify the Retention period, select Backup Type, Full Backup Policy, Incremental Backup Policy and click Next to continue.
Hybrid Backup Recovery Gateway Create Backup Plan

Next, is to select one or more virtual machines and click Next to continue.
Hybrid Backup Recovery Gateway Create Backup Plan select VM

Finally, verify the virtual machine information and click Create.
Hybrid Backup Recovery Gateway Verify VM

The backup job will trigger based on the backup policy defined.
Hybrid Backup Recovery Gateway Backup Status