Preparation for Scanning Dell EMC Data Domain (PowerProtect DD)
StorageGuard collects configuration data from Dell EMC Data Domain systems by running read-only DD OS commands over a secure SSH session.
The following table lists the requirements for scanning Dell EMC Data Domain systems:
|Provide the network name or IP address of each Data Domain storage system.
|Provide an array user account (and password) for each Data Domain storage system.
|The user account should be assigned with an unlimited read-only role, capable of running all “show” and “status” DD OS commands. Examples of read-only commands used:
|Verify that IP connectivity through SSH (default is port 22) is available between the StorageGuard server and each Data Domain System.
Creating a User Account for Scanning Dell EMC Data Domain (PowerProtect DD)
The following suggested method can be used to create a user account with appropriate privileges:
user add cntuser role limited-admin