Step 4. Check Network Settings

At the Networks step of the wizard, do the following:

  1. Review backup appliance network settings.

You will be able to change the network settings after you connect the appliance to the backup infrastructure.

  1. To enable SSH access for the purposes of manual management and troubleshooting, select the Enable SSH server check box.

You must also select the check box if you want to use the backup appliance as a gateway server that will forward oVirt VM backups to an object storage repository and will process protection tasks related to all backups stored in that repository.

  1. If the backup appliance and workers do not have access to the internet and no web proxy is used, clear the Obtain updates check box to disable automatic updates. This will help eliminate update failures and session warnings.

Step 4. Check Network Settings