Installing Plug-in on IBM AIX

Veeam Plug-in for Oracle RMAN is an additional component of Veeam Backup & Replication, and the installation package of the plug-in is included in the Veeam Backup & Replication installation ISO file.

Veeam Plug-in for Oracle RMAN must be installed on a machine where the target Oracle Database is deployed.

Note

To install Veeam Plug-in, the /opt/veeam directory must be writable.

To install Veeam Plug-in for Oracle RMAN on an IBM AIX machine, do the following:

  1. Mount the Veeam Backup & Replication installation disk (VeeamBackup&Replication_11.0.0.XXXX.iso).

If you deploy Veeam backup infrastructure for the first time, you can download the Veeam Backup & Replication installation disk at: https://www.veeam.com/backup-replication-vcp-download.html.

  1. In the installation disk folder, go to Plugins\Oracle RMAN\AIX\ppc64.
  1. Copy the Veeam Plug-in installation package (VeeamPluginforOracleRMAN-11.X.X.XXX-1.aix6.1.ppc.rpm) to the AIX server where the target Oracle database is deployed.
  1. Install the plug-in from package with root privileges. Make sure the root user has privileges to add the PKG file.

rpm -i VeeamPluginforOracleRMAN-11.X.X.XXXX-1.aix6.1.ppc.rpm

  1. Once Veeam Plug-in is installed, you can configure the plug-in settings. For details, see Configuring Plug-in on Linux and Unix Machines.