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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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Resolved! Incremental Flash -Windows backup

Hi   I have netbackup master server 7.0.1 .   Can i taking FIash - Windows backup with incremental . client is windows system .  

vinods by Level 5
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Netbackup 7.0.1 and Equallogic ISCSI SAN

We're moving our storage from Netapp to Equallogic. Simple question - how do you configure Netbackup to back up data  (general user data docs, spreadsheets etc.) on volumes on the Equallogic array. What licenses are required please? With the Netapp f...

kogaboy by Level 2
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Link netbackup to Oracle in Solaris

Hi all,   I want to link netbackup client to Oracle in Solaris. But I don't understand this step "Set the ORACLE_SID environment variable to the first SID". Would you show me example about that.   Thanks

khanhb by Level 4
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Netbackup VLS Pros/cons

Dear All,   We are planning to implemet VLS in our current NBU 7 envoirnment. I have few querries. 1.After enabling VLS the storage will be presented as Tapes and we are taking Exchange 2010 GRT backups which is only supported on storage will GRT sti...

File System or BMR backup for Exchange and SQL Cluster nodes

Dear All i have two nodes exchange 2007 cluster nodes with CCR and we have netbackup veritas cluster with Netbackup 7, i am taking exchagne GRT backup. i would like to ask, is it ok to take BMR or File System backup for exchange and sql nodes. its ur...

netbackup upgrade from 6.5.6

Hi ,      We are using netbackup 6.5.6. I am planning to upgarde. Can anyone suggest me what is the lastest version available to upgrade. Thanx, Mubarack.S       

Error code 13 with RMAN backup

Hi ,         We are using netbackup 6.5.6 and a RMAN backup was successful upto last week. Now we are getting a error code 13. As per the document i have check the connectivity from both master and to client and vice versa.       Can you help me to r...

Resolved! Email Notification on Client backups NBU 6.5.5

I am trying to get my Windows 2003 Client backups to EMAIL notify me if the job was a success or failed. What options (script, gui, etc) do I have or what do you recommend? Currently, I do not have NOM set up. Master Server = AIX 6.1 NBU 6.5.5 Client...

Jay_Son by Level 5
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Tape Drive cleaning.. Library or Netbackup

  Hi folks, I have acquired an HP ESL tape library. Though it has a library enabled feature that could be configured to perform tape drive cleaning... the support is recommending me to use backup s/w to do tape drive cleans.   Could you shed so...

ESM_Admin by Level 4
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Resolved! Tape Drive cleaning.. Library or Netbackup

Hi folks, I have acquired an HP ESL tape library. Though it has a library enabled feature that could be configured to perform tape drive cleaning... the support is recommending me to use backup s/w to do tape drive cleans.   Could you shed some light...

ESM_Admin by Level 4
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Will this setup work?

OS: Server 2K8 R2 NBU:  7.0 Capacity based licensing   I think I may have this figured out... but maybe not, lol. What I want to accomplish: 1)  Incremental backups - Monday - Thursday.  Destination - Disk (AdvancedDisk)  -  Retention: 1 week 2)  Ful...

JHeaton by Level 6
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Resolved! Move .img & .info files from one server/storage to another

Hi All - I need to move my .img & .info NetBackup backup files from my old Data Domain device to a new Data Domain device.  I installed a brand new NetBackup 7.0 environment to run parallel with the old 6.5.4 environment (had lots of issues with the ...

Denda by Level 5
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bptm, oprd procesess getting stuck

I'm new here so big hello to everybody.. :)   I would like to ask you for help regarding issue that we experiencing with netbackup 5.1MP5 running on media server windows 2003 (x86), several windows clients are failing ( system state,  random partitio...

Marcinn by Level 3
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Resolved! Netbackup DLO option ports

Can anyone tell me what ports are used between DLO admin/maint server and client, DLO admin/maint server and fileserver,fileserver and client? Can't find this info in the admin guide. The closest i got was the Backupexec DLO ports. Could they be the ...

Merv by Level 6
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Non-Routable Backup VLAN and multiple interfaces

We're running NetBackup v7.0.1 in our environment, and a mix of Windows 2003/2008 and Linux client servers, requiring to be backed up. However, we're facing against some stubborn problems for some time. I'm sure it's something quite simple, though no...

Resolved! SQL backup is not able to view on another machine

Environment NBU Server = 6.5.5 OS of NBU Server = win2003 with SP2 SQL Server2005   What the problem i am facing is, i am not able to view the backup of my SQL Server and there is a RED color arrow with downards direction. See the picture for your re...

Zahid_Haseeb by Level 6
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unassigning media to use as scratch

Hi everyone, My problem is that i have tapes that i want to use that is assigned therefore i cant change to scratch in order to use.How do i unassign the tapes? Is there a script that i can run? Netbackup 7.0. thanks in advance,

Fragment size/buffer size to increase backup speed

Hi All, Env : Master Solaris 10 , clustered server Quantam Library LTO-4 drives  ,NDMP Drives, And DSU I have been faceing issues where LTO-4 tapes are not writing even 800GB , Multiplexing is set to 12 for standard and NT backups, I thought of chang...