In order to add an Archiver service, ensure that you have installed an Archiver host on which you want to run the Archiver service. See "Step 1: Add or Update Host" topic in the Host and Services Getting Started Guide for the procedure that explains how to add a host.
After you install an Archiver host, you need to add an Archiver service an apply a license to it, as explained in the following procedure.
Perform the following steps to add the Archiver service:
- Go to ADMIN > Services.
The Add Service dialog is displayed.
Provide the following details.
- Click Test Connection to determine if NetWitness Platform connects to the service.
When the result is successful, click Save.
The added service is now displayed in the services panel.
Apply license to the Archiver service.
Refer to the "Synchronize NetWitness Server" topic in the Licensing Guide for details on the procedure to activate (apply a license to) the Archiver service.