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Resolved! NDMP FC and Ethernet Transport together

Hi All, I have an Appliance functioning as a master/media. There is an existing ndmp configuration with a Netapp device running over FC to a tape library. I want to use the Appliance as a ndmp target backing up the same Netapp but over ethernet. Is...

steve75 by Level 3
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Resolved! NetBackup Appliance 5220, root path is used 100%

Hello   Product: NetBackup Appliance 5220 Version: Role: [Master Server, Media Server] Description: Recieved a data that sent by AIR from Main NetBackup Environment and store to MSDP.   My Appliance has got a problem since 3 day ago. ...

Resolved! MSDP Configuration Tuning on NBU5230

Hello, I deployed an NBU5230 version as an MSDP media server. We have performance issue with tape out from the appliance MSDP so I do a little research on the internet. I found that there are some settings we can tune on the

Kong_Hoong by Level 3
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Resolved! Netbackup Appliance LUN verification

Hi, Our company just bought Netbackup Appliance and currently in the midst of setting the appliance. Now there is 2 HBA card used with 4 port already zone in SAN switch. Storage we used Netapp and all the WWN already insert in initiator group and ...

Resolved! New N5230 v2.6.1.1 master/media auto creates an extra backup policy.

When configuring a new N5230 as a master/media in v2.6.1.1, the process auto-created a standard backup policy which has the following as "Backup selections" within this auto-created backup policy: /msdp/cat/databases/catalogshadow /msdp/cat/database...

sdo by Moderator
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Understanding Accelerator (from detailed Status view)

Hi all,   I am in need of confirmation or explanation on some logging I see in the detailed status. When I see this in the detailed status (for an Incremental backup): 04/15/2015 07:02:43 - Info bpbkar (pid=98149) accelerator sent 1115317760 byte...

rblaas by Level 3
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5220> two failures so far

/comentary After the last few upgrades I'm beginning to think that Symantec/Veritas is more interested in continuous "new shiny features" to attract Managers rather than fixing and perfecting last week's shiny.  The quality and the Admin Friendly qu...

D_Flood by Level 6
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Resolved! Failed upgrade to from on 5230

Just attempted upgrading our 5230 appliance from to and after running for about 2 hrs or so, it failed with the following email: Command install_NB_rpm failed to execute. An UpgradeStatus command shows the following: The softw...

Resolved! 5220 appliance IPMI confusion and mystery

Have a 5220 netbackup appliance which acts as master and media server. Recently upgraded to latest software,  Also, purchased additional memory and another storage shelf, which was successfully installed. Running along just fine, when i ge...

Resolved! Encryption option on Appliance 5230

Hi, I am running with a POC with Appliance 5230 installed as Master/Media with MSDP. I enable Encryption on appliance: Main_Menu> Settings> Deduplication> Tune Encryption Enable. Now, how to I ensure that images on pool are encrypted, and how do I...

Anuj_Kr by Level 4
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Resolved! Replication is consuming all bandwidth

Hi experts, We are facing issue in our environment where replication is set between 2 netbackup domain having appliances. When replication is running sometime network team is complaining high outbound usage from appliance. Please suggest what is caus...

mohanty by Level 4
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Resolved! Choice of upgrade path from v2.6.0.3 to v2.6.1(.1?)...

N5230 v2.6.0.3 - new build I have the choice of upgrading: a) From v2.6.0.3 to v2.6.1 to v2.6.1.1... which will allow a downgrade to v2.6.1, if issues are experienced. ...or: b) From v2.6.0.3 direct to v2.6.1.1... which will NOT allow a downgrade...

sdo by Moderator
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Resolved! When registering an appliance...

N5230 v2.6.0.3 Settings > Alerts > Callhome Registration... it best to specify: a) The address of the 'owner' of the hardware. ...or: b) The address of the 'physical location' of the the hardware. Thanks.

sdo by Moderator
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Net backup Appliance 5230 going to sleep mode.

Hi All,   we are conducting vulnerability Assessment (VA) test on Netbackup appliance 5230. when we are running the application , the Netbackup appliance going to sleep or hibernate mode. Is their any settings to change the same. Thanks , Karthik...

ckarthik by Level 3
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