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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...

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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Resolved! Disabling vnetd service

Hi all.The backup or recovery process wouldn't start when I disabled vnetd while keeping pbx only.Is it possible to disable vnetd service, which is vulnerable to security, and get backups?Thanks in advance.Sungryol

Re: Understanding the Scenario of server with backup

what is difference between for below license and maintainance. when we purchase license we get below two license and when we purchase for renewal we get only 12,24,36 Essentail option but not maintaince but why. please clarify so i'll get complete un...

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disable cassette ejection

Hello, I have a problem. Veritas NetBackup 8.1 tape recording is complete. The tape is then removed, but this is not required. Indicate where to configure.

Resolved! OpCenter Analytics - Capacity Reporting for 30 Days

I have a customer who is insisting there be a way to truncate the default 90-day Capacity report to 30 days without any scripting and in a single-push button method. We've tried the following to no avail:/usr/openv/netbackup/bin/admincmd/nbdeployutil...

DR Site

Hello Team,master server OS: Solaris 10Master server NBU version : 8.1.1we are planning to build our DR site. 1. we will build master server at DR site with same OS and version2. will install nbu binaries on newly build master server with same versio...

Calling all NetBackup Vault users

Veritas: CPEP - NetBackup Vault (CEP-16983)   PRODUCTFOCUS TYPE OFINTERACTION INTERACTIONDATE INTERACTIONTIME NEXT STEPS NetBackup Vault(CEP-16983) Online Survey January 5 – January 19, 2021 5 minutes(approximately) Complete this survey:Sur...

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At last! A new Planning and Performance Tuning Guide

After many years of no updates to the 7.6 Planning and Performance Tuning Guide, Veritas has now published a new guide for NetBackup 9.0,, 8.3. Hopeful...

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NDMP NetApp backup failing with error 40

Hi everyone,I have an issue with my ndmp backup. Often, we have the same job with status 40 (network connection broken). The volume, that is backup, is big with a lot of small files.My NetApp filer is connected with a brocade switch in fiber channel ...

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Resolved! How to get retention periods of all stored backups

Good Afternoon,Please forgive any lack of clarity as this is my first post here and am not well experienced in Netbackup . I have been asked to provide a list of backed up data that has a retention period of more than 1 year. Our Netbackup platform h...

Is NetBackup has feature like Intellisnap in Commvault.

IntelliSnap backup enables you to create a point-in-time snapshot of the data used for backups. An effective way to back up live data is to quiesce it temporarily, take a snapshot, and then resume live operations. IntelliSnap backup works in conjunct...

Upgrade from 8.1.1 to 9.0

Hello,Master server OS: Solaris 11 with T8 SeriesMaster server NBU version: 8.1.1Six appliances act as a media server (Model 5330 and 5340) : NBU version 3.1.1We are planning to upgarde to 9.0. There are few things which i need to confirm before upgr...

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NetBackup SQL job failures - network connection timed out 41

Hi All,This is not a query for help but a note on a solution to a rather pesky problem with NetBackup SQL job failures and status message "network connection timed out 41". While it took me some time to figure out the root cause behind these failures...

asg2ki by Level 4
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socket write failed  (24)

Hi all , i am stuck with the below backup failure , i have checked bptestbpcd it seems fine, i have disabled AV , i have network connection it is also fine.KIndly your suggestions.Dec 31, 2020 11:27:38 AM - Error bptm (pid=9920) socket operation fail...

Niyaz1 by Level 3
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Unable to Restore Active Directory User in same location.

Hello,i am unable to restore the backup of our Active Directory User Account, it giving an error MS-Windows policy restore error (2808).Master Server Name: Master-netbackup.domain.comO/S: Windows 2008 R2 64 bits Enterprise VersionNBU : ...

mrauf by Level 4
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Unexpected Netbackup behaviour

Hi Guys,Today I have to tell guys something is happening with my environment. Since last week I´ve noticed backup jobs are failing without any clear reason but we haven't done any changes.For example, I see 2106 errors (disk down) with some jobs but ...

AndresV by Level 6
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Resolved! Real world max number of media servers

Hi I'm trying to understand the key factors when determining the number of media servers a Master server can cope with. This will be a new environment running NBU 8.3 and the master server is likely to be a new 5250 appliance. Essentially there will ...

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Standard Policy Netbackup

Hello,Is it possible that a standard (cliente Linux) policy after backing (/backup/log) up example 10 log files can delete them to free up space?If so, how can I configure?RegardsNetbackup 8.8.1