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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 Level 6
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Encryption On tape Drive

Dear Alli have Netbackup 8.0  on windows 2012 R2 and i am using MSDP as main storage and Tape library "IBM Tape Library 3200 LTO4" and  i need to encrypt the backup in MSDP and Tape using SLPquestions : do i need to add hardware module to Tape librar...

vm backup failing with EC 50

NBU linux 5.5client read timeout increaed to 3000First backup was failing woth EC 1309/08/2017 07:53:46 - begin writing09/08/2017 08:07:22 - Error bpbrm (pid=25734) socket read failed: errno = 62 - Timer expired09/08/2017 08:07:24 - Error b...

lovee by Level 5
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Resolved! Tapes reporting no data stored on them.

I've got a situation I'm trying to understand a bit better.I'm backing up a server that is suddenly using a lot more disk space than before.  One of the segments I'm backing up has grown to 1.7T - which is fine.  But on this system we're encrypting t...

Replacing VMware Backup host

I'm having an issue when changing the VMware backup host for one of our policies. This policy backs up vm's in our DMZ, and uses our vCenter server as the VMware backup host.We have a new vCenter server and want to use it in these policies, but are g...

NBAC of several Linuz NetBackup Domains to Active Directory

Hi,I have several NetBackup 7.6  Domains  (live, Test, etc) that are currently running Linux.  We wish to authenticate users on each NetBackup Domain to AD to utilise NBAC.  I am thinking installing an Authetication Broker any thoughts/advice?I have ...

NB_LAST_BACKUP-Filed in vSphere Web Plugin

Hi Experts,I've got an issue during the export of the vSphere inventory. The Field "NB_LAST_BACKUP" contains a number of special characters including commas, hyphens and even "carriage return". This makes the .csv-Export unusable for further processi...

cbernet by Level 2
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bpbackup from client not sent to master

Hi everyone,When I try to launch a backup from my client, nothing happened, with user backup or immediate backup. But when I try to directly launch the policy, it works. My policy contains 2 User Backup schedules and one Full Backup schedule. As I sa...

panthony by Level 4
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Netbackup VMWARE backup

Hi,Currently I have a new project to backup VMware with Netbackup. The issue is they have internal and external datastore. The internal datastore is for C: drives and external datastore is for D: drives etc.Is it possible for netbackup to backup with...

MSI_iqbal by Level 5
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Restore to S3 target ?

HelloHave gotten a request to restore some files from backup to a S3 target. Wonder if others have similar requests and how they solve them.My idea is to use one of the S3 disk emulation programs to give netbackup a "disk" to restore to.Veritas sugge...

Backing up Windows 2012 R2 server with Netbackup version 7.0.1

Hi,I need your inputs to configure a backup for windows 2012 R2 server with the Netbackup client version 7.0.1.I have verified the OS compatability list and the minumum netbackup version to support 2012 is But, the Netbackup master server ve...

BalajiP by Level 3
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Resolved! need step by step guide to remove tape drive

Hello,I need to remove some tape drives from our NBU environment, we have SL8500 library and tape drives are not shared.Is there any step by step guide to remove tape drives from NetBackup?Regards,Sushil

NDMP backup is getting failed with stauts 98

Backup was running fine earlier. NDMP host hitachi HNAS.There are 4 virtual servers in single NAS box, out of which only 1 host is failing. Path is going down for that NDMP host with below errorActivity monitor logsep 5, 2017 1:54:46 AM - Info ndmpag...

Resolved! Webservice error ( Netbackup Upgrade from 7.1 to 8.0 )

Hello All,OS : Redhat 2.6Netbackup 8I have completed to upgrade from Netbackup 7.1 to Netbackup 8.0.But  when I'm trying to enter to GUI (jnbSA) , getting the following error "the host does not have netbackup host id-based security certificate instal...

turguns by Level 5
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Backup the servers hosted in cloud environment

Hi All,Some of the servers hosted on the Azure cloud and need to confiure backup to them. Please advise how can we take servers hosted on the cloud?. Will there be any throughput transferrate decrease during the backup ?. What are the prerequisites  ...

Resolved! parent job id number

Now I have a situation, where as in I am collecting data of a client for a respective policy, my logic captures data for a single date, so the challenge is, "If a backup spans more than 1 day, How do i capture relavant bpimagelist infos". I thought o...

Sid1987 by Level 6
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