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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 Level 6
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Media Server and DataDomain architecture question

Hello, I wanted to pose this question to the forum to try and better understand what's best practice for one of our remote offices and our plan to install a backup infrastructure locally.  Here's the scenario: We have a remote office (no current back...

new2nbu by Level 4
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Resolved! Multiplexing and Multistreaming

Hi All, I am new to Netbackup. I am confuse between Multiplexing and Multistreaming. Could somebody rply on it.

K_Kavi by Level 3
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Resolved! VMWare Policy

netbackup master/media server (same machine) windows 2008r2 clients   Most of our servers were virtualized using vmware. I am trying to setup a backup policy for these vm's. Attached screen shots. In the new policy I select Attribut...

snawaz3 by Level 6
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Netbackup 7.5 pros & cons

I am putting together a proposal for my manager to purchase netbackup 7.5 and 5230 applicance.  I am looking for some pros and cons of the system and hope some of you who have this in place can tell me what you do or don't like about the setup.   Tha...

mike915 by Level 4
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Hi All Please share if there is any way to configure a report on hourly basis in OPSCenter

NBU35 by Level 6
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Need help with nbrestore command line (MS Windows)

I need to restore a large number of files to one of our file servers and am having a great deal of trouble getting the command line built correctly. NetBackup 7.5NetBackup server ("nbserver") is MS Windows Server 2008 and set as Master Server, Media ...

Greg67 by Level 2
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Resolved! NetBackup 7.5 for Oracle on Windows 2008

My university is using NetBackup for the enterprise solution.  I just purchased the license for the NetBackup for Oracle client.  I have gone all the way through the process where you create a template.  I have even done a manual cold backup with the...

Resolved! files delete

Hi Mates, in my disk storae unit,i have few files with img and INFO extention. This is the path to my disk storage unit. 1.what are these two files? 2.Can i delete img file as it is 25 gb of files and 50 files are there?Can i shift delete those 50 fi...

Resolved! NBU 7.5     Below is the case of disk? Keep in mind that expiration of Disk images is a two part process. bpexpdate will detect that the image has past it's expiration time (or can be run manual...

Resolved! Issue with Media ID after putting new tapes

Hello all,   I have started to look after some new back ups using NetBackup 6.5.4 and am having issues with putting new tapes in.     In a nutshell the Media Id does not correspond with the Barcode when a rescan/update barcodes is completed.   Is t...

hargy by Level 3
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backup Exchange 2010 DAG failed (OS windows server 2012)

Bonjour j'ai un probleme de backup exchnage DAG 2010  Systeme : Windows 2012 server Netbackup 7.5.1   Log de backup :     /24/2013 20:10:34 - Info nbjm (pid=1268) starting backup job (jobid=162944) for client TTDAG01, policy Exchange2010, schedule Fu...

Resolved! Catalog Backup DR file

Hi All, I scheduled full catalog backup that created a DR file in some location then i made some changes, created more policies in master server and then again scheduled full backup and it created a new DR file in the same location the path which i m...

belse by Level 5
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Resolved! Client

Hi, our envirenment: NBU - windows 2003 R2-Server   I have now updated the first windows-client to NB In the policy is "All local drives". However, for a schedule we have some drives completely excluded, for example, D: \, E: \, etc....

Resolved! Cant start a BMR - Prepare to Restore fails

Hi I'm trying to setup a prepare to restore for BMR but come across some issues The client wants a BMR done from the 1st of July. I create a new configuration for a point in time restore called July1st. I then right click and select Prepare to Restor...

Deduplication: Mixing 7.5 Server with 6.5 Agents

I'm pretty sure this can be done but I'm looking for a litlte official documentation. Finding it has been hard. I have a NetBackup 7.5 Server with Deduplication. There are 3 clients all using 3 different agents. The agents are versions 6.5.6, 6.5, an...

Files are getting skipped in backup.

Master Server : Windows 2008, NBU :- Client: Windows 2008 R2 data center.  Problem :- Files are getting skipped during the backup.   VSS is enabled as well as writers are stable on client side. If individual file is selected in backup selecti...

JollyJ by Level 4
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Unable to create a BMR SRT for RedHat 6.4 OS level.

I am attempting to create a new LINUX SRT so that we can BMR newer RedHat systems... all of my RedHat 5.x systems are able to be BMR'd with my one SRT at RHEL OS level 5.5 but the 6.x systems will not "Prepare to Restore"   We are currently running o...

JessieP by Level 3
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Netbackup 7.5 Encryption

Dear sir  I have Netbackup 7.5 master and media on the same server  installed on the  windows server 2008 R2 and I need to activate Encryption option on the backup jobs. my question what correct license I need to do that .   Note : the NetBackup serv...

essaathamneh by Level 3
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