Restoring from a secure backup
How to restore an appliance from a secure backup.
Before you begin
To ensure security, use the
to log on to the appliance. When logged on, quiesce the appliance
to stop all active work on the appliance.
About this task
When you restore from a secure backup, the appliance, if not in secure backup mode is now in secure backup mode.
- In the search field, enter system.
- From the search results, click System Control.
- Locate the Secure Restore section.
- From the Crypto credentials list, select the identification credentials to decrypt the backup.
- In the Source field, enter the URL
of the directory that contains the backup files. The supported file system locations are local: and temporary:. The supported remote location is an FTP server. For the FTP protocol, use the ftp://user:password@host/ format.
- In the Backup appliance model field,
enter the machine type model of the appliance where the secure backup
was created. Open the manifest of the backup image to find the machine type model. The following table lists the machine type model values for most, if not all, DataPower® products.
Product name Machine type model DataPower Gateway
DataPower Service Gateway
DataPower Integration Appliance
DataPower B2B Appliance
DataPower Gateway Virtual Edition
DataPower Service Gateway Virtual Edition
DataPower Integration Appliance Virtual Edition
- Click Secure Restore.
- Follow the prompts.
What to do next
Log in to the appliance with the
admin password to change the password for