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NetBackup 8.3 product videos

Continuing with the product videos initiative that was started with NetBackup 8.2, the NetBackup documentation team has come up with 3 new videos for 8.3 security features:NetBackup CA Migration External KMS support in NetBackup Configuring SSO in Ne...

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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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how to maintain same storage units after DR catalog restored

hi, I am planning to migrate netbackup enterprise 6.0MP5 on window 2003 32 bit OS from serverA to a serverB with new hardware. I will recover the entire catalog by using the catalog recovery wizard. I am quite confident with this procedure as I have ...

Netbackup throughput with HPUX IVM

I need to backup some HP-UX Integrity Virtual Machines. I can do backup over LAN to media server, or directly by sharing tape deviecs with the IVM. They are not large IVM's, and since sharing tape means I cannot do an Online Migration of the IVM, I w...

Netbackup on Red Hat - Stable? (dumping solaris)

Just curious if netbackup 7.x is stable for large enterprise environments. (500-1000gb catalogs, 10,000+ media in EMM database) We will be using OST with Data Domain, Data Domain as a VTL, NDMP (both over IP and FC), Vault, SSO, large exchange backup...

Where is the Ubuntu client?

We have a server running Ubuntu 10.10 and need a NetBackup 6.5 client.  I've found numerous articles saying Ubuntu is now a supported client but none of them offer a link to the client.  Anyone know where I can download the client?

Moeman by Level 4
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Duplication jobs jumping between physical tape drives

I'm dealing with an issue here that I think would be fairly common but I'm having trouble finding anything about in the forums so I'm just going to throw it out there and see what I get back.  Now for the background info: I'm running Vault duplicatio...

Resolved! Upgrade netbackup 6.0MP7 to 7

I have been tasked with updating our server from 6.0MP7 to 7 in order to enable encrypted backups and MS SQL backups.  Is there any information available to me regaurding steps that need to be taken?  I am currently running RHEL4 and NetBackup 6.0MP7...

savona by Level 4
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NDMP configuration

Good day,   i run NBU 7 on windows 2003 ent. server. i have two physical tape libraries each iwith 6 drives. i just installed a Netapp VTL 700 inour environment. i checked my license keys and found out that i have the NDMP license. how can i configur...

ayodeji by Level 6
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Resolved! Netbackup 6.5.4 in a Virtual Environment

I'm been ask to investigate if a Netbackup Media Server (Windows 2008 server, NB version 6.5.4) can be installed within a VMWare enviroment and use a VTS as its backup device. I've found a document relating to NB version 7.0 but would like to know if...

j083418 by Level 5
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System State RC 13 wk8

Hello, we have a problem with backup of system state on windows 2008 64bit . Backups always crashed with return code RC 13. I tried to disable and enable WOFB and change VSP to VSS but nothing help. Could you help me with this issue? THX   master: So...

FriZY by Level 3
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NetBackup & BackupExec mix

Hi all, Suppose to have two backup environments, one with NetBackup6.0MP5, on a Windows2003 cluster, and other with BackupExec2010R2, also in a Windows system (but not clustered). I have read that I can import BackupExec backups into NetBackup, so fi...

diego_marco by Level 3
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MS SQL 2008 recovery after Datacentre disaster

Dear all,   I have master and few media server in my envoirnment. We are backing up several applications databses,  oracle exchange sql etc.   I am planning to do a restore in test envoirnments. I will first restore the nbu catalog and then try to re...

Resolved! Comparison of Symantec NetBackup vs. other enterprise software

Hi there,   We're starting to look into replacing ARCserve in our data center...eventually! As such, the choices would be between NetBackup, Networker and IBM Tivoli Storage Manager (already way too expensive!). Since we run BE on our sites, it woul...

CraigV by Level 6
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Resolved! Inventory Robot Script

Hi All,   Is there a script or command that run "Inventory Robot" and accept the changes? Inventory Robot can be opened from: Netbackup administration console --> media and device management --> media --> robots, right click on the robot and select I...

Switcho by Level 4
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Resolved! upgrade from 6 to 6.5

hello please help me upgrading netbackup server master and media(in same server) 6.0 mp4 to 6.5.4 with different hardware. i need to transfer the policies and catalog. i have full backup of the latest catalog.   any clue?   thanks

karmel by Level 4
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Resolved! Restore SAP Backups using RMAN

Hi   we are trying to do a desaster recovery test for SAP on Oracle. After having done successful backups the sap admin tries to recover the oracle database based on the backups we did with the brtools. When you to a list backup of database we get th...

PQuicken by Level 3
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Controlling NetBackup Port Usage on Client

We have a solaris 10 client running an application that needs a non reserved port that Netbackup seems to chose when the client boots.  How do I control NetBackup's port range usage on that client?  Do I need to modify the bp.conf on the client? Are ...

PWW by Level 3
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