Storage Node

How to upgrade tape vaults from Acronis Backup & Recovery 10 to Acronis Backup & Recovery 11

A manual or automatic deletion of a backup from centralized managed vault fails with an error. To solve this issue, you need to manually run re-indexing of the vault

Instructions on finding backups in an offline managed vault

If the Acronis Storage Node component crashes during any operation, please enable the automatic dump creation on this machine for troubleshooting purposes.

To enable automatic dump creation, follow these steps:

Find and set the former ID for the Storage Node instance in registry settings

All communications between agents and Acronis Storage Node are encrypted (SSL protocol). To disable encryption and increase backup speed, especially on fast networks (10Gb+) please use this manual.

Do not disable SSL if one of the following conditions is met:

How to move backups to a new storage node

Using Acronis Backup in a multihomed environment


  1. You have a Storage Node with a managed vault;
  2. You set up a backup plan to back up 60+ machines to this managed vault. 
  3. Backup fails with the following message:

The specified user name or password for remote resource 'bsp://...' is incorrect. Check the user name and password and retype them.