|Applies To||RSA NetWitness NextGen|
RSA Security Analytics
|Issue||How to perform a nightly Linux RAID configuration backup on RSA NetWitness and RSA Security Analytics appliances.|
RSA Support recommends that the hardware RAID configuration of all NetWitness appliances be backed up on a daily basis to allow for easy recovery in the event of a RAID hardware failure and to avoid data loss.
In order to configure the nightly backup, follow the steps below.
The configuration of all hardware RAID controllers will now be backed up into an archive file as /var/raidbackup/raidbackup-<DATE>.tar.bz2. The following are the contents of a sample backup archive:
If you are unsure of any of the steps above or experience any issues, contact RSA Support and quote this article ID for further assistance.
|Notes||This script will delete any files older than 365 days in its output directory.|
|Legacy Article ID||a59793|