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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! 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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Resolved! Windows - includes/excludes

Good morning! Here is what I am looking to do: Exclude everything on a windows hostInclude the C:\ drive and E:\backup folderAlso get the system state/shadow copy Here is what I have done: exclude:  ALL_LOCAL_DRIVES include:   C:\, E:\backup .....

spitman by Level 5
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Resolved! how to restore master server of NBU

the master server was crashed during OS in place upgrade from 2003 ro 2008r2. I want to restore everything. what is the step by step guide to restore? I wiped out the hardrive and installed 2008r2 with the same version of NBU already. but all the...

bigtiger9 by Not applicable
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Media server crashes blue screen when being backed up

Hi, I've a strange issue with media servers crashing to blue screen when being backed up , but they are working absolutely fine backing up clients. This is a new environment and the Master and Media servers are all running NetBackup Master...

briggsy by Level 4
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Resolved! Exchange 2010 DAG - GRT restore on passive node

Hi,   I've been playing with NBU 7.6 appliance 5220 to replace the existing backup infrastructure lately. I'm trying to set up a SAN-based backup with VMware level on Exchange 2010 2-node DAG environment at the moment. When I perform a snapshot b...

JKIM1 by Level 3
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Resolved! SQL backups are partially successful

Hi, SQL backups are partially successful. Pleass find the Job details and policy details attached. NB Master server and Media server - OS Linux NB client - Windows 2003 Regards, Ranjith P

Resolved! Exchange 2013 DAG backup over separate NIC

Hello all I try to backup a three way Exchange 2013 cluster over a separate NIC without success so far. The setup is as follows: - 3x Exchange 2013 server, each with 2 active databases in DAG mode, 4 databases as failover mode - Each server has tw...