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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! Move the existing backup system which is BE 12.5 to NBU7.5

Dear All  I am new to this forum and would like your guidance and support. I have been assigned a tast in my office to move the existing backup system which is backup exec 12.5 to NBU7.5. We are using HP VLS9000 storage with a MSL 6000 tape library....

Grana by Level 2
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Urgent information required

Hi, One of my customer wants to buy symantec Back exe and supoort licenses. Since they are an MSP they need to sign the relevant licensing agreement with Symantec which authorize them to use the device and licenses to deliver service to the end user...

Resolved! can't connect to client 58

Good Morning, I have installed che netbackup agent on Linux x64 with OS Centos.  I've used the same steps configuration for all server in my company.  But in this time, I have an error: can't connect to client 58. The server ping and communicate w...

Cappino by Level 4
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Resolved! information about DSSU

i want to know  which type of error code occures about DSSU and solutions for them..... please tel me about DSSU if anybody knows.

Performance Tuning and Deduplication % from the real world

I have been doing few gigs on NetBackup 7.6 upgrades, I really like pre-checker which checks for ulimit, minimum sephamores setting for better performance. I used to refer Performance Tuning guide regularly as guide, I would like see few of following...

VPATIL by Level 3
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Resolved! Suggestions: Diff scheduling before Accelerator Full

Master/Media/Client on We have recently converted a server (Linux) from normal backups to client-deduplicated backups. The full gets around 4TB of data and diffs vary from 20 - 30GB. The FULL runs once a month and we plan to enable accelera...

X2 by Moderator
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Resolved! Vault Not Ejecting All Tapes

Hi friends, Need some help on figuring this one out: System: Master: SLES 10.3 x64 NetBackup v7.5.0.6 Media: 2 SLES 10.3 x64 NetBackup v7.5.0.6 and 1 Win2k8 NetBackup v7.5.0.6 Robot: Quantum Scalar i6000 wirh LTO4/LTO5 drives   I use two diffe...

Resolved! Netbackup 7 doubt...

Hello Everybody Has Netbackup 7.xx any kind of native deduplication? If positive, which deduplication rate could reach ? Thanks      

andrich by Level 4
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Resolved! Scheduled Job running twice

NB version- Master Server- Win08 Client - Linux   I have calender schedule for a client to ran at 11:40:00 PM  Schedule detail for full backup- Start Day- Fri - 11:40 PM End Day Sat- 01:40 AM So backup starting at 11:40 Pm and complet...

Resolved! Ad-hoc additional duplicate of SLP managed policy

I have a requirement to take an additional ad-hoc duplication to physical tape of a backup image that is managed by SLP.   Currently the policy as an SLP applied with the backup to VTL with retention set to X and the duplicate to a physical tape wi...

wenhamp by Level 2
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Resolved! NBU v7.6.0.2

When will be the official release of NBU v out to resellers and Symantec Partners?

trs06 by Level 5
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Resolved! SAP HANA Full & Log Backups

Hi, yesterday we configured the backup for our first SAP HANA applicance. This was ok so far, we managed to do full and log backups. The problem is: How do I do full backups to tape, but log backups to disk? There is the file initSAP.utl, but in...

NetBackup & EMC VNX Snapshots

Hi, We've tried on a number of occasions to get NetBackup to perform VNX Snapshot (not SnapView) backups however whenever we try we get error 156 errors and get absolutely no where. Has anyone any experience in using NetBackup and EMC VNX Snapshot ...

Resolved! nbu querries

1..We install NDMP license on each media server or only on master server? (media server here are those which contact the NDMP HOST) came from slot 4 into the drive.Now that slot 4 will remain empty?I have some tapes in the CAP,AND IF I RUN...

Resolved! Status 87 (media close error 2060014)

hi, Backups failing with status 87, randomly it seams. Both Windows & Linux clients are affected. our environmnet: Master & Media WIN2K8R2, NBU7601 Disk-Storage Dell DR4000 OST.   The failing clients are within the same network as ...

JNO_123 by Level 4
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Resolved! backup jobs restart

In my environment, 3 child jobs are running under 1 parent job. 2 streams are successfully copleted and 1 child job is failed with 86 error. when I reran that child job remaining 2 child jobs also running. when I canceled 1 child job from those 2 chi...

arjun7 by Level 4
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Storage units for GRT Exchange backups on WMware backup host

Master Server: Existing Media Server: (Windows 2008 R2) New Media Server (VMware backup host): (Windows 2008 R2) Exchange 2010 Server: Windows 2008 R2 virtual machine. Currently I have GRT backups running to a BasicDisk st...

ocn496 by Not applicable
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Resolved! New tape drives to be added in a SSO environment

Hi, I need help. We have a backup infrastructure configured with SSO tape drives. The SSO was configured by vendor. We are getting new tape drives. I have no idea how to add these new tape drives to the SSO. Current Environment Netbackup ...

Incrementals are Huge

Hi there,   We have a policy with three schedule types: 1.) Full Monthly - Runs last day of the month. 2.) Diff Weekly - Runs on Saturday's. 3.) Incr Daily.- Runs every day I'm finding that the incrementals are just as large as the Full. Could ...

Seth_E by Level 6
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Resolved! Exchange Backup time vs. Exchange GRT Backup time

I have been running Exchange database backups for a while and was asked to test GRT backups and restores.  I backed up an Exchange database in a lab environment and wow'ed everyone with the ease of restoring individual items instead of the entire dat...

rsamora by Level 5
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