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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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OpsCenter Server AD account change

Greetings,I currently am running Veritas NetBackup OpsCenter server 8.0 on Windows 2008R2 with Microsoft AD authentication.  The original configuration was setup by using the procedure outlined in the administrator's guide and there has been no issue...

The Impact of Hyperconverged Infrastructures on IT

The emergence of hyperconverged infrastructures (HCI) over the last five years has coincided with IT teams needing greater simplicity in supporting specific workloads while providing appropriate levels of processing and storage performance and capaci...

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Resolved! Backup failed with error code - 86 on hyper-V media server

Hi,Setup Details:Master server : Windows 2012NetBackup Version : 7.7.2Tape library : Dell Powervault TL2000( 2 IBM LTO6 tape drives)Media server :  8 Windows media servers share the 2 tape drives ( 6 physical Media servers and 2 Hyper-V Media servers...

best way to transfer NBU directories

in a few days, i'm getting a bigger (hooray!) hd for my backup the current setup, i have "/NBU" xfs filesystem where catalogs and backup images go (i presume coz that partition goes smaller when there are backups running). the size is 9TB a...

manatee by Level 6
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restore from disk fluctuating speed

i have an RMAN restore going on since last night. fortunately the requirements are still on disk as duplication hasn't started yet. however, i noticed that the restore speed fluctuates. it was at 45KBps a few while ago and now it drops to 15KBps. but...

manatee by Level 6
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Resolved! restore attempted on server with no drives

Hi all,I'm trying to run a restore which is failing, looks to be because NetBackup is trying to mount a tape onto the master server, which doesn't have any drives attached to it.I have a 7.5 Linux master server called 'ndmpmaster' and a 7.5 Linux med...

Unable to restore NDMP backup

When I try to restore a NDMP backup I keep getting this message in the error log.16:25:39 (486124.001) Status of restore from copy 1 of image created 19/12/2016 11:20:12 = cannot connect to server backup restore manager  

lalajee by Level 4
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Resolved! Restore Error on Client: Source and Destination not the same

Hi folks,Backups are done over a ..bu. path. The client also has a ...ux... name. Backup works OK over the ...bu... network but when starting a restore the source is given as ...bu..., but the destination as ...ux...; so the job fails with almost no ...

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NetBackup disk image Import from a legacy NBU master

I have the following requirement that I'm hoping I can achieve using the following approach.We have a legacy UNIX NetBackup 7.5 master server with a locally attached tape library and a some tapes (<100) that I need to import some of the images into a...

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Failover of STU's

Greetings!In our enviroment we a have 2 media servers in a cluster.It looks like this:Node1Node2Node-database (virtual name of cluster)From "HighAvaliability Guide"->"About configuring virtual storage units in a NetBackup cluster" we managed to make ...

AlChie by Level 4
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Netbackup 8.0 Restore on to new Media server

I need to restore a tape that was written by media server 1, Library 1but I need to do a restore onto Media Server 2, libarary 2. When i do a restore it always pick up media Server 1, Library 1i found a post which suggestion to try followingAdd serve...

lalajee by Level 4
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VMWare backups over the SAN failing with error 23

Hi Team We are having trouble configuring backups of our virtual machine over the FC. Here is the setup .. 1) Master Server : Suse 12 / NBU Version 8.12) Backup host : Netbackup appliance version 3.1 3) Client : Virtual machines running on VSphere 6....

zach1 by Level 3
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Resolved! NBAC

Hi Experts,I have a question and I know you guys can help me. :)If we already configured the NBAC it is possible to reconfigure it? I mean just like turn off that feature and turn on?Thanks in Advance.

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Resolved! VMware backup of SQL fails to run ASC

HiI've configured a VMware backup of a single SQL virtual machine running SQL2008 on a Windows 2008 platform. I've also installed the Veritas VSS provider.Basically the ASC is failing to run with the following error:Error nbpem (pid=3288) Cannot perf...

CadenL by Moderator
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bpstart/bpend notify script usage with VMware type backup

Is it possible to use bpstart_notify and bpend_notify scripts with a VMware type backup job? (single VM in the policy)From what I understand bpstart_notify runs when bpbkar starts on client. But with VMware type backup, the bpbkar process starts duri...

X2 by Moderator
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