Data is sent from the client to a 'buffer'. From here it is sent to storage (tape of disk).
Think of data as 'water' and the buffer as a 'bucket' (in fact multiple buckets). The data (water) fills up the bucket, as you say, a tempoary storage a...
This information is an adjunct to documentation found in the Bare Metal Restore (BMR) System Administration Guide.
Symantec NetBackup Bare Metal Restore 7.5 Administrator's Guide
NetBackup 7.6 Bare Metal Restor...
NetBackup LiveUpdate provides a cross-platform, policy-driven method to distribute NetBackup Release Updates and Hotfix downloads to NetBackup hosts at version 6.5 and later. While configuring a new liveupdate server I faced few challenges and found ...
Often customer does face the situation where Backup Operator does need to restore specific set of files and B&R GUI is not a sollution.
Nowadays such situations does increase in volume due to possible Virus outbrakes. At this very moment the biggest...
Vault Extension is an additional feature to NetBackup that automates selection and duplication of backup images and ejection of media for transfer to and from a separate, off-site storage facility. NetBackup Vault also generates reports to track the ...
VMware Intelligent Policies, or VIP, was introduced in NetBackup 7.1. VIP allows a NetBackup Administrator to discover new VMware virtual machines and automatically add them to backups. For more information on VIP, see the Symantec NetBackup for VM...
A Full Unix/Linux client recovery from a backup image requires setting up a recovery environment on the target client hardware specifically for the activity. Overwriting system files on a running system will cause it to crash and leave it in a non-bo...
As a part of NDMP restore validation we found a strange and weird issue.
The details are given below:
Netbackup Master/Media all are on 7.0.1 Version
Policy Type: NDMP
Ontap: 8.1.1 7-mode
We have taken a full backup of a volume that completed su...
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I was looking for the soft copy of "Configure,Install & Deploy Netbackup 7.1" .this book is provide when anyone attend netbackup training from Symantec.
If anyone having...
It has been in discussion since long, which would be best for environment. Choice between legends have been concern of corporates.
Attached are comparison sheet for Backup exec and NetBackup. Have outlined feature sets which i've work...
Please find the Screenshot attached.
Replication Report or Summary
Based on my experience I have inputted the 3 options to generate total Data Replication report
-->login to Datadomain web GUI http://<storagename> press enter
-->Click on St...
I found very helpful list of NETBACKUP STATUS CODES with slightly different definitions.
NetBackup Status Codes
0 the requested opera...
Cannot restore SQL databases when the SQLINSTANCE value has been defined in lower case inside the backup script. (Using an UNIX master).
"Err - Error in VxBSAQueryObject: 17 Continuation: No object matched the specifie...
This Article is only for Netbackup 7.5 version which uses Linux as operation system for example SLES 11 or RHEL.
When you using the SLP or Vault Feature in NetBackup you can see a lot of issues like those:
failed, media read error (85).
Simple steps to add a node to netbackup cluster
On new node install VCS:
Configure the fowling files
Setup ssh keys between nodes
If the cluster has fencing you need to enable it
When LiveUpdate is used to Upgrade the Netbackup client version, you might be seeing issues that LiveUpdate is failing with the message:
"20.06.2013, 12:25:58 GMT -> HttpSendRequest (status 304): Request succeeded - File up to date so download is not...