You may need to connect a monitor, keyboard and mouse to the BMR device during initial setup. However, you can disconnect the same later. Contact support for guidance on pre-installation / installation or any other queries.
Connect the device to your network. If the device has 2 ethernet ports you can connect one or both ports to your network.
IDrive BMR uses industry standard 256-bit AES CCM encryption on storage.
WARNING: IDrive does not store your private encryption key on its servers. It is recommended that you archive it safely to restore your data.
Transfer your backups to the cloud, to be maintained as a secondary repository, and ensure adequate safety and ease of access when needed.
Transfer data to the cloud via physical shipment of an external storage device. Once the data is transferred to your cloud account, you can continue with incremental cloud replication.
Note: If your device is rack mountable, follow the racking guide to mount it.