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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: https://sort.veritas.com/spec_doc Hopefully NBU 9 will be added to the list soon.

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NBU Backup of EMC Isilon

Large NDMP jobs fail with ‘failed to write data at offset ######’ errors, and ‘could not send server status message to client’.  Attempts to use regular expression wildcards to break the large jobs into several smaller jobs fail, using /<dir>/userdir...

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Last Write Time and Last Unmount Time statistics available ?

Hi, Is there a command to know when a tape was last unmounted similar to the "Last Mount" ?Also i  was wondering if "Last Write" is updated as the backup progresses. I might be wrong but i see that its not updated once the backup start which makes th...

Cross-hypervisor migration between vSphere and Hyper-V

Good day, We recently decided that we will no longer be using Hyper-V as a hypervisor and only sticking with vSphere. We have been tasked to find out of Netbackup has the support capability for cross-hypervisor migration from our Hyper-V environment ...

Netbackup 7.7.3 save backups to storage

Hi everyone,I need to save backups in a Dell Emc ISILON storage, is this possible? Wich is the best recomandation for this?I try with "Configure disk storage server" but the only option for storage is "Netapp".Actually we use this storage only for ta...

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Issues with the replicator log

Hi, we are facing this issue with the replication of the disk hosting the catalog. The Netbackup version is 8.1.1 on Windows Server 2012.The message we found isRLINK has a full replicator log. DCM is usedWe restarted the replication and we had the me...

Intore by Level 4
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Failure to upgrade NetBackup 8.0 to 8.1.1

Has anyone run into the following:My attempts to upgrade NetBackup 8.0 to 8.1.1 are failing with the following error:Action 14:58:55: MsiUninstallDrivers.01-11-2019,14:58:55 : DIFXAPP: UninstallDriverPackages()01-11-2019,14:58:55 : DIFXAPP: 'CustomAc...

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Resolved! Missing files/folders from a VMware backup

Hello !We are facing a problem when we are trying to restore individual files/folders from a Vmware backup.the backup finishes with no problem (status code = 0), no error or warning messages in detailed status on both backup and snapshot.But we can't...

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VM restore permissions missing for VM object

I did a quick check on Vox and checked the Restore notes and restrictions on the VMware Admin guide and couldn't find relevant information. And Google's search results get polluted with pages writing about permissions required to restore/backup for V...

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tape eject related

hello,I ejected one tape/media from NBU activity monitor and forgot to copy its mediaID and it got mixed with other tapes, Now I wanted which tape i ejected , how i can find out. Thanks 

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Resolved! Upgrade from 7.7.3 to 8.1 - SORT procedure

Hi, I'm organizing the job of the upgrade from Netbackup 7.7.3 to 8.1 on the master server with Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server release 7.2 (Maipo). The OPS is already at the version 8.1.I'm following the Veritas Netbackup Upgrade Guide - Release 8.0...

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Resolved! VMware Backup Policy - Full / Inc

Dears,we are running VMware backups with Daily Full - Accelerator Enabled. will it make sense if change this backup method to incremental. if yes, is there any advantage in Backup window and Backup Size. also need to know VMs can be restored from inc...

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Exchange Backup via NetBackup

We are planning to implement Exchange Backup via NetBackup and have few of the queries:1) GRT Backup enables us to restore DB/Mailbox/Mail level restore, whereas in non-GRT we can go only for DB Restore. What is the trade-off in GRT Backup (CPU, Memo...

Resolved! Veritas support for Azure Archive

Anyone knows when will NetBackup support the Archive feature in Azure cloud. I was just reading this forum but no details (CEP-4793) NetBackup support for Azure Archive.   Regards      

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Media write error

Hi    Some times I get " Media Write error " on some policies and unfortunately NBU does'nt try to use another Tape , when ever NBU encounters a corrupted tape ,it stops right there and nothing happens .Is there a way to force a policy to use another...

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NBU MSDP size without evolution

Hi, We are using Netbackup MSDP (powerful x86 servers with a lot of RAM, FC disks, SSD for MSDP database) for last 4 years, and ther is no evolution regarding the maximum size of MSDP.It was 96Tb 3 year ago, and it's still 96Tb. Honestly, wew feel ch...

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