Infrascale - Select a backup and access it via VNC

  1. Login to Infrascale Management Console
  2. Go to 'Boot' tab
  3. In the 'Overview' subtab, right click on the server name and select 'Boot' in the list.

  4. A new window will appear allowing you to select a backup organized according to date. 

  5. So go ahead and select a backup and hit 'Next' button.
  6. In the next window, you have an option to set a name to the backup server that you are trying to boot.

  7. Under 'Network' dropdown list, select 'No Network' and click 'Boot' button
  8. Still under 'Boot' tab, go to 'Active' subtab and you will then see the backup that you are trying access together with the login details.

  9. Then open the program 'VNCViewer'.

  10. Enter the 'IP Address and the port' exactly as shown in the 'Active' subtab and click 'Connect' button.

  11. A small window will appear, enter the password and click the 'Logon' button

  12. You will see something like what is shown in the screenshot below:

  13. Click the first icon on the top left part of the VNC to take you to the server login page.
  14. Enter the server password.

  15. And that should take you to the server.


Note: Any changes made on this backup server will not reflect on the main or actual server. 

Posted by: Marvin Corilla on 2020-03-17 18:24