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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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Resolved! Netbackup vmware backup stalls often for sharepoint servers

Hi,we often see that vmware backups of specifically sharepoint servers seem to stall.  No error in Netbackup, it just seems to hang...  This only happens with vm's hosting Sharepoint.  It's not always but often.The only solution there is to cancel th...

pnobels by Level 3
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Netbackup 8.3 and cloud immutabilty

Hi,I have a client and we are assessing the backup environment and if they adhere to the 3-2-1 rule.They are currently running netbackup 8.1 with NBU 5230 appliances.General disk space is an issues and they want to strategically move away from tape t...

DLO write destination

Hi Everyone,We have some questions about the Desktop Laptop Option.1. Could the DLO backups to the Netbackup appliance or storage tape ?2. What is a main difference between implementing DLO or configuring a standard policy?Thank you very much for you...

oracle vm data protection and recovery steps

hi All,i have like 20 oracle hosted virtual machines of different size ranging from 200GB to 2000GB. Now , we are protecting them in this way - vmware based policy (data disk excluded) + oracle based RMAN scripts. I need to understand recovery steps ...

rookie11 by Moderator
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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...

NB-Job API github example problem seeing job results

Using against the code listed here: updated the version to version 4from:$content_type = "application/vnd.netbackup+json;version=1.0"to:$c...

Restore Logs query

Just want to clarify something.Restore logs are located in the below path for Windows:C:\Program Files\VERITAS\NetBackup\logs\user_ops\username\logsBut when restore ran, no logs are generated.Even when searched in the reports logs, it doesn't show.Is...

Error: Option path requires a valid argument value

Hill All,Can you please help me to fix issue I'm facing when I try to update java on my windows media server with the command nbcomponentupdate.exe, I'm getting the Error: Option path requires a valid argument value.c:\Program Files\Veritas\NetBackup...

Brigard by Level 2
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Backup vmware when master and vcenter are on seperate networks ?

Hello,is it possible to set up backup for a vSphere environnement when there is no connection between the master server and the vcenter server ?The master server is a clustered linux virtual machine that resides on a different virtual environnement,T...

Stef_14 by Level 0
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Resolved! Cloud catalyst with NetBackup 8.3

HiI understand that NetBackup 8.3 includes the ability to configure cloud catalyst functionality within the media server. My question is does this still require the creation and use of an msdp pool for local backups or can the cloud catalyst cache lo...

CadenL by Moderator
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Resolved! Adding Netbackup appliance to existing netbackup plateform

Hi All,Is it possible to add a netbackup appliance working as master server to an existing plateform which has a netbackup master server installed on a physical server and 4 media servers ? or it is better to have only one master per plateform and in...

bptestbpcd socked failed 23

Dear All,I find the existing client failed to access to get the directory information. I can click the client on the NBU console host properties. But bptestpcd to client to return the socked failed 23.  I can ping the client on the media server, ping...

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...

afzal1 by Level 3
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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...