Nutanix Acropolis Hypervisor (AHV)


Using Prism Element

  1. 1.
    Unpack ova file.
tar -xvf vprotect-oVirt.ova
  1. 1.
    Upload qcow2 files
  • Pull down the gear icon and click Image Configuration.
  • In the Image Configuration screen, click + Upload Image.
  • In the Create Image screen, specify the necessary details.
  • Select DISK in the IMAGE TYPE drop-down list.
  • Click Save.
  1. 1.
    Create VM with following parameters:
  • vCPU: 4
  • Memory: 8
  • Add new disks: from "Operation" dropdown list select "Clone from Image Service" and select previously uploaded disk image


  1. 1.
    Remove VM from virtual environment.
  2. 2.
    If backup destination is outside VM, then remove backup files from backup destination.



user name: root
password: vPr0tect


URL: https://IP
user name: admin
password: vPr0tect


user name: root
password: vPr0tect