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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: https://sort.veritas.com/spec_doc Hopefully NBU 9 will be added to the list soon.

Marianne by Moderator
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Resolved! Understanding of SG BUILD

Dear Forum, I am facing problem with tape drive visibility on netbackup. Total 8 drive should be visible but only 7 is getting detected on nbu. On OS and OBP level i m getting it but not in netbackup. I have tried rebuilding sg, rebooting media s...

NBU2010 by Level 6
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Resolved! How to connect to iSCSI storage?

Hi all, having come from HP Data Protector we are complete NBU Virgins so have a couple of question.  Hopefully someone can advise! :) We will be using a seperate Master & Media server (both Virtual Windows Server 2012) and the Media server will be ...

BirtyB by Level 4
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Resolved! netbackup server and client communication

I have netbackup master server and client both running on solaris 10. I am using the same master server as media server. I don't have media server seperately my master and client are in two different VLANs. However, they are reachle using ping, tel...

somesh_p by Level 4
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Netbackup TIR data pruned at 10 days

Netbackup 7.6.0.2 master/media server and client. In order to use synthetic backups I have turned on True Image Restore, but am finding the TIR data is being pruned too soon. Initially I found my differentials were running as fulls and Synthetic Fu...

Resolved! Netbackup License for 7.6 upgrade

  Hi All, I am planning for Netbackup version upgrade from 7.5 to 7.6. Do i require any additional license other than the existing license keys? I think upgrade license key has to be provided by Vendor, but I'm not sure. Kindly provide your inpu...

Resolved! MS-SQL DBBACKEX failure from third party scheduler ?

Problem : Running MS SQL backups from a third party scheduler (MS SQL Scheduler) with no hard coding of user ID or password refuses to use the NBU SQL userID and password in the windows registry. Anybody found a better solution than what we have fou...

Jim-90 by Level 6
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NetBackup accelerator policy validation failed

Hi, we are helping a customer to setup accelerator policy. The customer's master server is NBU 7.5.0.7 on Windows Server 2008 R2. When we created the policy to use accelerator in Windows Remote Administration Console, it shows some error message simi...

liuyang by Level 6
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Resolved! Command line to check files backed up

Hi Friends, I am new to Netbackup. I did a manual backup as requested and I want to put the information of files backed up and the retention in the ticket as text. if I go to the admin gui and try to do a restore of the files backed up, I see the fil...

ramohi by Level 2
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Resolved! Caputre NetBackup Tape/Media Warnings

Hi, I want to capture any Tape/Media warnings while taking backup from Netbackup.  Is there any report, or file system log where I can check these warnings. currently Tapes are managed by an external verndor, want to raise these warnings to the ve...

Resolved! DR save location

**** Moved to new discussion from https://www-secure.symantec.com/connect/forums/how-configure-solaris-backup-servers-backup  **** Hello All, The solution aalready provided but have one query. That on my infra i already created one NFS share(on isi...

knbu by Level 4
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Resolved! 41 net work connection time out

Hi Am getting the net work cnnection time out error in my environment i increased the time out after that also it was failling with same status.how can i trouble shoot for the above error. the below error is nfo nbjm(pid=11116) starting backup job...

madhuri by Level 4
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Resolved! OST and non OST poolicies

Hi Can you have policies writing to storage attached using OST and different storage attached not using OST with the same media servers    

Resolved! NBU 7.6.0.1 cannot auto detect FalconStor VTL-S

Hi, Please guide me how to install and configure the sg and the st drivers so that NBU can see VTL. The following is my action: bash-3.2# /usr/openv/volmgr/bin/sg.build all -mt 15 -ml 15 The file ./st.conf should be appended to /kernel/drv/st....

ndt by Level 4
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Resolved! About Deduplication in netbackup

We have planned to keep our monthly and yearly backups in to disk. Planning to use netbackup MSDP. Our current backup size is 10TB. Every month full bakcup and 1year retention. My question is first time it will be 10TB and second month will it take d...

Shil by Level 2
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Vmware restore speeds

hi all im trying to gather some figures on what speeds others are seeing when  restoring a Vmware server using 7.5/7.6 i know it depends on what methods and underlying infrastructure but id just like to know what speeds other people see eg we get ...

Resolved! NBU 7.6 Oracle Agent Install

Hi All,     Im planing on upgrading toda a MASTER/MEDIA server on Windows and a Solaris Client with Oracle agent, so my question is:   What is the correct way to upgrade the client? Should I re-run the nbu script for RMAN? Whitch should be the...

manol4ik by Level 5
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