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Subscribe to NBU notifications

In case you are not aware - you can subscribe to NBU notifications over here: Hopefully NBU 9 will be added to the list soon.

Marianne by Moderator
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Novell Restores to SUSE OES

 I would appreciate if someone can answer to my query pleaseUsing Netbackup we have done few backups for Novell Netware servers and now we are trying to restore the same data on the SUSE OES servers(Cross Platform Restore) , is this supported by veri...

Resolved! Netbackup failed backup jobs

Hello All, Does Netbackup failed jobs get cleaned out immediately? My immpression is that, any failed netbackup jobs does not get written or committed to nbu storage, hence nothing to clean out in the first instance. However, I would appreciate you g...

Dollypee by Moderator
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Resolved! error 4239 without check vm

HelloI do backup NETBACKUP. The concern I encounter is that when a VM is deleted, when backing up the next day, I have error 4239 stating that the machine does not exist.the backup is configured to back up via VM display name.I thought the Vcenter wa...

Cloud Storage

Is anyone saving backups to cloud storage?What are the cloud storage providers and how does one connect NetBackup to a cloud storage provider?We are looking to save backups directly to cloud storage with no onsite storage.  Does this seem like a soun...

Does NetBackup Require an On-Prem Storage Device?

Does NetBackup support direct cloud-to-cloud backups?  ie:  can one backup directly from Azure instances to another cloud storage provider?Also, can the management console be run in the cloud without being installed inhouse?Thanks in advance!

About NetBackup AIR Configuration in case of Multi-NIC

I would like to ask about NetBackup domain configuration when NetBackup server has multiple NICs.NetBackup 8.1.1Winodws Server 2016The NBU server has multiple NICs, and data packets are designed to flow in each segment.Front Segment :Control PacketBa...

Resolved! Restore from a different copy

Hi all, I need your help because I can't perform a restore because the media on which the file to restore is located is in use in a duplication job that I can't stop. I would like to restore the file from a different copy but I don't how to do it.Tha...

Intore by Level 4
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Netbackup and Vmware compatibility

Hi dear all, based on Netbackup documents Netbackup support for Vmware 6.7 starting at version 8.1. I have 10 esx servers and vcenters. one of them upgraded to 6.7 and vmware policies working fine with NBU 7.7.2, is it safe to upgrade all vceneters a...

Resolved! Netbackup policyies reports

Would like to generate a  report of all active polices  showing selection list and retention information.Does anyone know how to do that.  have tried oprcenter and not able to generate reports like that. 

Compatibility vSphere (vCenter) and NetBackup 8.0

Hello, I have a question about compatiblity between NetBackup version and vSphere version.I see, vSphere 6.7 is supported by netbackup 8.1 minimun...But I have a question, if I update only vcenter to 6.7 with esxi in 6.5u2, NetBackup 8.0 is it suppor...

JeremyP by Level 2
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Hundreds of VMware snapshot childs with only Tens of Backup Childs

Hello,I have a NetBackup Domain consisting of one Master Server and two media servers. The environment is set to backup VMware virtual machines and we have hundreds of policies with vCloud Director Integration enabled. We have thousands of VMs to be ...

Alaa1 by Level 2
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Load Balancing VMware Parent Jobs between Media Servers

Hello,I have a NetBackup Domain consisting of one Master Server and two media servers. The environment is set to backup VMware virtual machines and we have hundreds of policies with vCloud Director Integration enabled. Now all the parent jobs is usin...

Alaa1 by Level 2
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Netbackup Catalog

Does anyone know if you can restore a Netbackup Catalog 6.5 to a new server with 6.0. Server crashed and need to rebuild but only have the 6.0 installation disk. Can't find 6.5 media anywhere. Thank you for your help

AIR and network interface configuration

Hello everyone.We want to realize AIR with NetBackup 8.1.1 (Windows environment).Please give us your opinion.The environment is as follows.----------------------------------------(Source Site)NBU Master Server (8.1.1)NBU Media Server (8.1.1)NBU Clien...

atoyoda by Level 3
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Diskpool using Azure GRS storage replicatiom

Hi AllIn my environment, we have diskpool created using Azure GRS storage. Azure GRS data used to get replicated to another location.How can we recover backup images if we lost on primary disk pool but data is replicated to other Geo location using A...