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MARS Agent In Azure






What Is The MARS Agent?





Steps Of Backup




  1. Create a virtual machine with the back option enabled.
  2. Go to the details of the "Recovery Services vault" and click on the "Backup" submenu.
  3. On the right-hand side, a window will appear where you can select different options.
  4. Change the field "Where is your workload running?" to "On-Premises".
  5. Select the field "Where do you want to backup" to "Files and folders".
  6. Picture showing the backup module of the recovery services vault

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  7. Once both the options are selected, click on the "Prepare Infrastructu…" button.
  8. Picture showing the prepare infrastructure button to download the mars agent

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  9. A screen will appear where you can download the MARS agent and credentials file (step 1 and step 2).
  10. Picture showing the prepare infrastructure screen to download the mars agent

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  11. Following files will get downloaded
    1. MARSAgentInstaller.exe
    2. defaultVault190_Tue Apr 20 2021.VaultCredentials
  12. Copy both the files and paste it on the virtual machine.
  13. Click on the "MARSAgentInstaller.exe" file in the virtual machine to install it.
  14. Once the installation is completed, a button "Proceed to Registration" will appear.
  15. Picture showing the screen to show that installation of mars agent is complete on the virtual machine

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  16. Once you click on the "Proceed to Registration" button, a screen will appear to select the credentials file.
  17. Picture showing the vault identification screen when the user clicks on the Proceed to Registration screen

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  18. Select the file "defaultVault190_Tue Apr 20 2021.VaultCredentials" and click on the "Next" button.
  19. In the next window, you select the passphrase used for encryption. You can either give your own passphrase or generate the passphrase.
  20. Picture showing the paraphase for the encryption and decryption of back up

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  21. Finally, click on the "Finish" button.
  22. Picture showing the finish screen of the register server wizard

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  23. Once the "Close" button is clicked, the MARS agent will appear.
  24. Picture showing the mars agent on the virtual machine

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Posted By  -  Karan Gupta
 
Posted On  -  Sunday, April 25, 2021

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