Before you add a Windows- or Linux-managed server as a file share to the inventory of the virtual infrastructure, check the following prerequisites:
- You have this Windows or Linux server added in Backup Infrastructure.
- The Linux server that you want to assign the role of a file share to is running a 64-bit system.
- If you plan to use a devoted file proxy server or cache repository, make sure these components are added in Backup Infrastructure.
To add a managed Windows or Linux server as a file share: