Restoring keys from a key management server

Encryption License Key User Guide

Part Number

The client certificate is required to restore backed up encryption keys from a key management server.

If you do not have the client certificate and the SVP is replaced due to a failure, you cannot restore the backed up data encryption keys.
  • Block the LDEVs associated to the encrypted parity group.
  • You must have the Security Administrator (View & Modify) role.
  1. On the Explorer pane, select Administration, and then select Encryption Keys.
  2. On the Encryption Keys tab, click Restore Keys > From Server.
  3. In the Restore Keys from Server window, select the data encryption key you want to restore.
  4. Click Finish.
  5. In the Confirm window, confirm the settings, and enter your task name in Task Name.
    If you want the Tasks window to open after you click Apply, select Go to tasks window for status.
  6. Click Apply.
    The backup data encryption key is restored.