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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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Marianne by Moderator
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Resolved! VM Intelligent Policy - Disk space utilization

Is there a space sizing guideline for VM Intelligent Policy implementation? We implemented this feature and found out that this generates hundreds of xml files each about 50 to 100MB or more in size.In a day, it generated about 700 files (X 100MB), 7...

Netbackup / WORM

Does a WORM implementation require it's own scratch pool, or can I use the existing scratch pool ?

Netbackup NDMP backup low deduplication

Hi,We are on Netbackup 7.7.3 using MSDP as the backup target. Some of our NDMP backups are giving poor deduplication ratio less than 10% that is causing storage full condition. Can someone suggest what needs to be verified to check the root cause. So...

dsk1 by Level 4
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Catalog backup stuck [NBU 7.7.3]

Hi Experts,catalog [diff] backup is stuck while child jobs are completed but paraent job couldn't completed. Is there any solution available for this issue?Netbackup is installed on windows 2008 standard R2 server.Thanks,dpx

dpx_99 by Level 4
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Resolved! Two Policies of same client with different database

If I create two policies in netbackup for same client but different database and run both at same time, what will be effect in performation? Can I create such policies and run full or incremental backup at same time. 

puneetd by Level 3
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How to Backup IBM spectrum Scale ESS

Can i Backup IBM Spectrum scale ESS with Veritas Netbackup as i can't find it in the HCL,The only document i found that they Spectrum scale as a Target .

Large VM / Accelerator Issue

Hi,     I have an 8Tb VM to backup and want to use accelerator obviously.Initial testing went well when the client was hard coded in the client list of an accelerator enabled test policy.Initial Full backup was 20 hours, subsequent Fulls around 3 hou...

Resolved! Configuring NetBackup 7.7 with Amazon S3

hi,we know netbackup support backup to s3 directly, have anyone configured it,does it deduplicate data to cloudDoes it allow Netbackup ILM to be used to move to cloud and still provide deduplication?kindly helpRegards, 

Netchi by Level 3
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Resolved! NetBackup for Oracle / License key

I'm in the process of implementing "NetBackup for Oracle" into an existing Netbackup infrastructure. I've downloaded the "Veritas NetBackup for Oracle Administrator's Guide", and had a question about the license key.I took a look at the license keys ...

SLP duplication to tape using incorrect SRCSERVER

NBU (might be running on RHEL Linux 6.4 (master) and 5.11 (media server).Master Server @ DC -> Data Domain DC | private circuit DC - HDQ, shared traffic, no issues Media Server @ HDQ -> Data Domain ...

nholtz by Level 2
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Resolved! Media ID Generation

Just need a little help with Media ID Generation...I just had a catman migration from a RHEL 6.x host to a 5240 appliance; it appears that the barcode rules etc. didn't make it over. (not sure who else would have possibly gone in and deleted/changed ...

spitman by Level 5
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Resolved! Initiating a script-based Oracle backup from Netbackup

Hello,I'm trying to back up an Oracle database using a script-based policy, but I'm a little fuzzy on how to schedule the thing.If I want to fire off a backup using a schedule, then I create a shcedule using 'Full', and the script dutifully begins at...

Maximum distance between client and Master/Media Server

Hi all,we are in the design planning phase and looking for ideas. (at the end to save money...)we have Netbackup in our Datacenter in Location A. there are a lot of Master/Media Server and Tape Robots.for the future we will have a second loca...

Kai_8z by Level 3
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Opscenter Reports through Database queries

Hiwe have centralized monitoring report generating tool for all the infra in datacenter, requirement is to connect to opscenter database (sybase) and pull reports into the tool and generate report, is it possible with opscenter and opscenter Analytic...

Netchi by Level 3
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Resolved! Netbackup nbjlogs

Hi ,C:\Program Files\Veritas\NetBackup\logs\user_ops\I read that , this log is created everytime someone logs in to netbackup java console.Is it possible to consider this for audit purpose.Something like who logged in , from which IP, or how , what a...

dugga by Level 4
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