Appendix A. Manual Deployment
Apart from main deployment scenario, you can also deploy AHV Backup Proxy manually.
For manual deployment, you must use the Nutanix Prism console to deploy AHV Backup Proxy on a Nutanix AHV cluster where user VMs that you plan to back up reside. One AHV Backup Proxy processes VMs within one Nutanix AHV cluster only. Thus, to back up and restore VMs on several Nutanix AHV clusters, you must deploy one AHV Backup Proxy on each cluster.
Before you start deploying AHV Backup Proxy, make sure that the virtual environment meets the requirements.
To deploy and configure AHV Backup Proxy on a Nutanix AHV cluster, take the following steps: