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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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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! NBU 7.5 Have very large CIFS Filer Vol - very slow backup

Hi, I am writing to look for some way around this problem.  We are using NBU7.5 running between a NetApp filer and a Dell LTO library.  It is networked using fiber between the elements.  We use NDMP as the backup protocol.  NBU is running on a Windo...

joe1871 by Level 3
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Resolved! Upgrading Netbackup 7.1

Hello, Actually we are running Netbackup 7.1 on a single server running Windows Server 2003 (just for information, we do not have Netbackup support) and we want to upgrade to a newer version 7.6. My question is, should we buy a licence or we can ge...

Resolved! Reduce Catalog size

Moved from : The Catalog size in NetbBackup is now more than 800 GB the retention for full backup is infinite and for incremental two week . What do I need to reduce the si...

Hakeem by Level 4
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Resolved! socket write failed(24)

Hi Folks, Below is the logs(details tab) generated when the backup of one of the server fails. 6/30/2015 8:42:26 PM - connecting 6/30/2015 8:42:27 PM - Info bptm(pid=17396) setting receive network buffer to 263168 bytes       6/30/2015 8:42:28 PM...

Resolved! (58) can't connect to client

I cant access my client from Master and media server .Please find the log  8:17:54.890 [30445] <2> bptestbpcd: VERBOSE = 0 08:17:54.890 [30445] <2> ConnectionCache::connectAndCache: Acquiring new connection for host XXXXX, query type 223 08:17:54....

Allex by Level 3
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Resolved! Ltid is restarting automatically in Windows 2000 master server

We are seeing the ltid service in master server restarting automatically on daily basis and sometimes it won't start so someone has to start the service. We would like to know what could be the reason for getting restarted automatically and your sugg...

Resolved! Netbackup Catalog Backup to Disk

Anything to take into consideration when backing up the catalog to disk? I am currently running and writing the catalog to tape, but I'd like to write it to disk so I can use AIR to replicate it to my DR site using an SLP. I just want to be s...

Resolved! NBU 7.6 SLP Windows, can it reduce tape usage

I'm trying to come up with a way to reduce the number of tapes that are getting used for the duplication function in my SLPs.  I found I had a problem with different tape retention, I fixed that, but I'm still using 4 tapes a night, and none of them ...

Resolved! backup error sql error

hi all please i have a issue with a backup for sql on netbackup 7.6 30 juin 2015 16:07:50 - Info nbjm (pid=9181) starting backup job (jobid=128150) for client argn8001, policy nbusql, schedule sqlbckfulldaily 30 juin 2015 16:07:50 - Info nbjm (pid=...

Lou123 by Level 3
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Resolved! MediaServer unable to add credentials to write on HP StoreOnce

Hello all, Problem: I am testing a new storage server HP StoreOnce but I have a problem to add credentials for one Media server. Environment:    Master server AIX NBU version 7.6.1;     Media Server 1 AIX NBU version 7.6.1 (on this media the creden...

stucci by Level 6
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Resolved! How to add client in altnames

Hi all,   i am use netbackup and platform win server 2008. Based on my reading, for Some restore operation need to create No restriction file in altnames.I already create the No restriction file, but how to add client (hostname: sqlserver) ...

hasbi by Level 2
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Resolved! Err when netbackup job run

When netbackup jobs start it give below Err and many time backup failed for exchange server 2010 DAG , if no backup running there is no such belwo err so kindly advise how to fix below err. Cluster network interface 'PBAMBX01 - Ashal-LAN-CARD-2' for...

Resolved! netbackup restore ms windows & catalogue backup help

Hello Forum, I have two questions in one post :) 1. I have standard backup with ms windows policy. (backup all local drives) Do I have different ways than the following in terms of restoration?

kabacsk by Level 3
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Resolved! Restore SQL cluster Database

Hi All, I have a SQL database cluster Server ,local drive (C and D) and Present from storage LUN (J, K, and L).  I already configure MS windows Backup policy with enable Bare Metal Restore (BMR) option and backup selection (ALL LOCAL DRIVE). Let sa...

ghani01 by Level 3
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Resolved! netbackup 7.6.1 license

Hi experts, Is there any method to determine the license expiration date in Symantec NB 7.6.1  I have installed 7.6.1  on windows 2k8 r2. License was give by one of our collegue. he told me its a trial version and works for 30 days. Tried with bp...

Resolved! Expired data on disk not remove

Hi all, My environment: NetBackup SLPsetup Advancediskhigh water mark 90% and low wtermark 80% Now, my backup jobs failed due to disk full.Found the expired data still available in disk. How can i free this space?   30/6/2015 3:37:...

hasbi by Level 2
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Resolved! Expired data on disk not remove

Hi all, My environment: -NetBackup -using SLP -setup Advancedisk -high water mark 90% and low wtermark 80% Now, my backup jobs failed due to disk full.Found the expired data still available in disk. How can i free this space?

ghani01 by Level 3
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Resolved! VIP policy and multiple IP addresses

Hi, We do our backups for VMs using NetBackup VIP policy. The last few days I have noticed that the Windows admins added a network interfaces to cluster nodes. The additional IP addresses are private IP addresses used only to communicate between the...

X2 by Level 6
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