Enabling Databases Add-On for Agent

Enabling the Databases Add-on makes possible the protection of one or more SQL, MySQL, and Exchange databases on the server where the Agent is installed.

You can enable the Databases Add-on while adding the agent to the system or for already created Agents. See Changing Agents.


Enabling the Database Add-On for New Agent | Enabling the Database Add-On for Existing Agent

Enabling the Database Add-On for New Agent

Follow the instructions below to enable the Databases Add-On in the "Create New Agent" window in your CDP Enterprise Edition.

1. Click on "Agents" in the Main Menu to access the "Agents" page.

2. Then click "Create New Agent" in the Agents menu located in the top left area.

3. When the "Create New Agent" page loads, you will be able to set the agent options. They are described in Adding the Agent to the CDP Server.

4. Select the "Enable database add-on" checkbox.

5. Click "Create."

6. The "Database Add-on" icon will appear in the "Add-ons" column for this Agent in the Agents list.


Enabling the Database Add-On for Existing Agent

Follow the instructions below to enable the Databases Add-On in the "Edit Agent" window in your CDP Enterprise Edition.

1. Click on "Agents" in the Main Menu to access the "Agents" page.

2. The "Agents" page will list all existing CDP Agents.

Tip
To find an Agent, you can use the Basic and Advanced List Filters. See Customizing the Agents List.

To change the existing Agent properties, click on the "Edit" icon under the "Actions" column for the corresponding Agent in the list.

3. Select the "Enable database add-on" checkbox.

4. Once you have finished editing, click on the "Save" button.

5. The "Database Add-on" icon will appear in the "Add-ons" column for this Agent in the Agents list.


The following steps are described in:
MySQL:

SQL Server:

Exchange: