Create backups, restore and upgrade instances, and move DataFinder or Data Preprocessor instances to other computers to ensure availability and performance of the instances.
|Goal||Instance Management Tasks|
|Rename an instance.||Assign a different name to an instance.|
|Back up instances for emergencies.||Create a backup of a DataFinder, Data Preprocessor, or Analysis Automation instance.|
|Restore an instance.||Restore the instance from a backup file.|
|Install a SystemLink TDM upgrade.||Back up the instances without an index, install the software upgrade on a new computer, and restore the instances from the backups.|
|Move a DataFinder or Data Preprocessor instance, whose index is stored on a Microsoft SQL server, to another computer.||Migrate a DataFinder or Data Preprocessor instance to another computer by creating a backup and restoring the backup on the new computer.|
|Distribute computing nodes across Data Preprocessor and Analysis Automation instances.||Specify the number of requests that Data Preprocessor and Analysis Automation instances process in parallel, in order to distribute the computer resources.|