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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: Hopefully NBU 9 will be added to the list soon.

Marianne by Moderator
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NAT-ed Media Server/SAN Client

Hi, Environment: Master: AIX NBU7.5.0.3 Media/SAN Client: AIX NBU7.1 The media server / san client is behind firewall with a static NAT. We are managed to do the bptestbpcd from the master to the media and client, but when doing the backup, it failed...

wilsonchong by Level 4
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Resolved! tape drive issue - barcode / media ID

Hello. I just added a tape drive (dell powervault TL4000) to a media server (Windows 2008 R2 Enterprise). In the device manager, I can see both drives. I've reinstalled / updated the drivers /rebooted the OS / restarted NB services on this media serv...

Resolved! Netbackup Media Server 7.0 and Netbackup Client 7.0

I have Netbackup client/server 7.0 as part of my VM cluster.  I was running IAVA scans on this server and found a lot of Apache Tomcat issues.  Is Apache Tomcat are part of Netbackup 7.0?  I can't find it loaded or any configuration files associated ...

holterk by Level 2
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Resolved! Media Expiration Dates

Its the novice again. In my policies I have set the weekly schedule having a retention set to infinity (level 5) - FIGURE 1. I use vault to expire the images. I have set the retention level on tape to 5 Weeks (level 2) - FIGURE 2. I started my weekly...

snawaz3 by Level 6
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Resolved! BMR recovery stay Finalizing

Hello Every One!! I would like to know if somebody know why BMR after recovery stays in the finalizing stage.   The Master server is Netbackup 7.0.1 on Redhat and BMR client is Windows 2008 R2 64 bits. I have run the BMR restore but when it finish re...

Resolved! DSM has encountered the following busy resource

guys trying to remove the MSDP server by following the below mentioned technote but stuck at POINT 7 getting the follwoing error.. gssuanbmas01:/usr/openv/netbackup/bin/admincm...

Spartacus81 by Level 6
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imp doubts

1 ,client side and media server side deduplication occurs in case of MSDP or data domain or both? 2. NBU appliances  are used for deduplication.What are the technologies? 3.Data domain is not an NBU appliance.What is it then? 4.MSDP is NBU deduplicat...

Arun_K by Level 6
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NBU Appliance or not?

  Hi Just after some thoughts really on replicating data from a NBU server at a production site to an NBU server at a DR site - nothing too technical at this stage :o) my questions are: I'm looking at NBU appliances but wanted to know if there are an...

KeirL by Level 6
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Status 23 on Linux FS after upgrading to

All of our Linux file system backups have started becoming unresponsive after 1TB-2TB of data is backed up. At this point, the bpbkar process for these jobs would terminate, while the bpbrm process would remain. The amount of data backed up when this...

Resolved! Catalog Backup

First of all I want to thank all you GURUS out there who have come to my help time and again. I started out as a novice having no clue about NetBackup and now I am a lot familiar with it. THANKS GUYS. Now coming to my present issue. NetBackup Catalog...

snawaz3 by Level 6
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MS Exchange 2007 Restore issue

I am having NBU master running on NBU (Linux) and two exchange nodes NODE150 and NODE151 which are clustered to form NODE155. All the nodes are running on out of which NODE150 is the media server. The backup's were taken using NODE150...

Deepak_G by Level 6
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Resolved! Informix backup on Solaris

Cheers I've got a Netbackup master/media server running on Linux I need to take a backup on a Informix database, residing on a Solaris 10 box. I've installed the backup client via ssh, (/usr/openv/netbackup/bin/install_client_files ssh client) and it...

bizar by Level 2
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Resolved! Backup to disk then to tape

For Symantec to backup to disk and then to tape, must the disk be an external disk storage or can the server internal hard disk be used for that purpose? The statement “A BasicDisk type storage unit consists of a directory on locally-attached disk or...

rosidah by Not applicable
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Resolved! File or Directory level exclusion in VADP

hi, I have been trying to figure out if there is a way or trick to exclude the files or Directories in VAPD backups. i understand that there is an option to exclude the boot disk ro data disk, which excludes entire disk. my requirement is to exclude ...

RamNagalla by Moderator
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Resolved! Netbackup 7.5.x queries ( two doubts)

Hi Team,   I have two doubts on Nbackup 7.5.x   1). Currently we have NBU 6.5.6 Master server ( 3 No) and one NBU If I install NBU Java version. Am able to login which are running NBU6.5.6 consoles from JAVA 2) This Most I...

Baski by Level 5
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