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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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How to manually change drive index numbers?

Greetings!We need to manually change drive index as NBU skips drive index numbers and we get to hard cap of 255 too quick. (As you may know if you get over the 255 drive index number for drives they will not work and will always go to down state)How ...

AlChie by Level 4
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Re: SQL Backup error

**** Moved to new discussion from  ****    Hi Marianne I have the same issue. I use administrator account on netbackup client services and when i run SQL backup from client it works, bu...

EHasani by Level 1
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Backup takes very long time to finish or stuck at 99% ?

Hi all,I got one client (Win Server 2003 - Netbackup which takes very long time to (maybe) finish his backup.Using Client-side deduplication. Netbackup version on both Media and Master servers is 8.0.Job started 66 hours ago and console is s...

Restore data from another site netbackup

I am testing restore from one site to another. i backed up a server in one location in tape and loaded it is another location. However when i tried to import it in another location first phase it only shows below logs . 19:04:26 INF - Created bpimpor...

Akh2323 by Level 3
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Laest supported NetBackup version

Hi, currently working on NetBackup upgrade project and we have few old operating systems. I need to know where I can find information about the latest NetBackup client version supported for particular OS. Where I can find this info?

Resolved! NetBackup 7.7.2 client for RedHat 7/7.5

We have NetBackup 7.7.2 installed, i downloaded Linux client package for NetBackup 7.7.2 from support site, but it has NetBackup 7.7.2 client for Linux RedHat 6, from where i can download NetBackup 7.7.2 client for Redhat 7 or 7.5? Note: NetBackup 7....

Veritas Resiliency Platform integration with NetBackup

Veritas Resiliency Platform’s direct integration with NetBackup helps ensure proactive disaster recovery across your service level objectives. In this video we demonstrate the integration of Veritas Resiliency Platform with NetBackup.

AlexMatts by Level 6
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Resolved! insufficient space exists in /tmp

i would like to install nbu client 8.1 on AIX server but insufficient space exists in /tmp .how shall i change default /tmp of nbu before installaion

brice1 by Level 4
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KMS - Best practice for encryption key usage, rotation etc.

Does anyone have info on or pointers to best practice for KMS key usage and rotation for encrypting tape? I’m thinking of when to start using a new key, when to deprecate and delete keys etc. This is in the light of a maximum of 30 keys per key group...

andrew_mcc1 by Level 6
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Resolved! Can't backup existing folders, but new folders are OK

Hi backup experts,I have a strange problem here: I am able to use Netbackup server to backup any newly created folders which wahtever contents in them. But I can't back up the existing folders and their sub folders. The NTFS permisson on the new and ...

CCBNZ by Level 4
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Posibility of incremental backup for client initiated job

All,I have a requirement to initiate all backups from client side as the customer is using scheduling tool. I found that it is not possible to initiate incremnetal backups for File System or SQL DB backups from client end as the user schedule is alwa...

dsk1 by Level 4
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Resolved! How to Backup a Two Node Windows SQL Cluster

Hola, All experts over here, I am newbie when it comes to Netbackup. I want to backup my SQL 2-Node cluster on Windows 2016 Machines. I want to know what exactly i need to do to make sure the backup won't fail when the cluster failover. I tried readi...

Brian78 by Level 3
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Poor backup performance on Nutanix (VMware)

Hi,we are making virtual machine backups using Veritas NetBackup 8.1 with their integrated VMware backup solution (through VADP) on a Nutanix (VMware vSphere 6.5).It does’nt make any difference if we are usingnetwork block device (NBD; backupserver i...

Files not listed in backup image

I think this is quite a basic question but wanted general input also.One of our sys admins requested a restore of files in a folder (on RHEL 6.9 client/Standard backup). I back it up daily (1 full/month, diff daily). The folder in question was backed...

X2 by Moderator
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