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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...

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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NDMP Backup is failling

Hi, NDMP backup for Netapp filer is failling on PureDisk, but it is running fine on tape library. On PureDisk it's failling with below errors. ====================================================== 9/28/2013 8:49:58 PM - Info nbjm(pid=4640) starting ...

Resolved! licensing

Each client machine where you want to use the FlashBackup backup method would need it's own NetBackup Enterprise Client license.  Confusingly, this license key gets installed on the NetBackup master server, not the NetBackup client machine. The NetBa...

Resolved! Flash Backup failing with error code 13

NBU Master/Media - 7.1 with ws 2008*64 Clients - Running on with ws 2008*64 Backing up the E drive on the ws 2008 and it is faling with the error code 13. The bpfis logs shows that snapshot was successfull. The E drive is around 1230 GB with ...

sksujeet by Level 6
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Resolved! Remote Java Admin Console will not connect to master

I have Netbackup 7.0 running on Red Hat 5.  We are moving the tape rotation responsibilities to people who do not use Linux. I have installed the newest Java Remote Admin console on the windows computers, open firewall ports for 1556 and 13724 on the...

savona by Level 4
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Rep Director

Morning Geeks ! We are planning to have intergrate Rep Director for our SnapVaults and SnapMirror Snaps and then ultimately to tape. Anybody using it ? How reliable it is ? Any common issues we face ? How it is better for reporting and management if ...

PranavB by Level 4
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Resolved! Updating Client Additional severs via command line

Hi Guys, We are currently trying to add some new media server hostnames to the the "additional servers"  in Client Properties under the server tab. The problem is that we have over 1,000 clients to change. I know you can manually do it, which would t...

newguy77 by Level 2
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Resolved! Opscentre not referencing New Master Server

Hello House, I have an opscenter installed/working on a Netbackup 7.0.1 environment (Master server is nbu1). I installed a new hardware as part of Tech refresh with Netbackup fresh install (Master servrer nbu1 too). The opscenter is not seing...

Ayes by Level 4
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Resolved! VMware "exclude data disks"

**** Moved to new discussion from **** I am experiencing a similar issue to Mothi, but not exactly. I have a policy set as a VMware policy, and I have used the "exclude data di...

Resolved! Netbackup Schedule

Hello, I am new to Netbackup. I am using only for few days. I worked in Backup Exec for few years. This is my environment Master server 6.5.5 (Linux) Console server (Windows) 200 clients (SQL, Exchange, Oracle, Windows and Linux). I want to kn...

Resolved! Command to list all the VM machines in all vCenters

Is there any command to list all the VMware machines that NBU can access? One work around is to create a dummy policy that uses a selection rule to get all machines in the listed vCenters. Once done run the command nbdiscover for that policy.    The ...

Jim-90 by Level 6
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Resolved! Issue in configuring multiple copies

Hi all,   I'm trying to configure multiple copies for a policy, Everything is going fine but when i click the final OK button in the policy window  it throws the below error    

Resolved! Backup Skips the Folder

hi Team, I have configured a backup with the multiple selction(flat FileSystem) Backup for a windows 2K8 clinet. In the selection all completed succssfullly. But only one folder completed with 7KB --> C:\Windows\Assembly. A am not sure why it was. in...

punbs by Level 4
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NetBackup Fun - I dare you not to read this...

I hope there is room for some fun here at Connect as well, here is a great example of Symantec Developer fun. > nbdeployutil --report -capacity "C:\Program Files\Veritas\netbackup\var\global\reports\20130926_105026_hostname.domain" nbdeployutil.e...