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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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Resolved! MAC Client in remote location

***** Moved to new discussion from  ***** Hi CRZ,   As client is located in a remote place and has upto 1 TB of data to be backed up. And is being backed o...

Resolved! SLP using just one drive

Hi,   Im running SLP jobs, NDMP configured robot. It has 8 drives active,configured to the server.   The backup jobs completes, then when the duplicate job starts it only uses on drive of the 8 available. Lets say 10 duplicate jobs kick off, 8 of the...

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Resolved! Simple way of seeing when next jobs will run

Hi I have inherited a very messy Netbackup server with dozens of policies running all over the place.  I'd like to know if there is a simple way to: a; see when the next backup job will run.  I can only see in the schedule that it's every 75 days say...

MySymantec not allowing me to submit cases

Hi I am unable to raise a case on MySymantec.  I've completed all the fields correctly, or so I thought.  But when I submit it I get ""Either Courtesy or Entitlement required for creating case".  What does that mean?  I have a customer ID and a "Noti...

Inventory Robot wrongly telling me the device is up to date.

I have a Dell ML6000 Tape Library and usually import tapes by slotting them into the media access port, then going to Inventory Robot, clicking "empty media access port" and then start.    However since yesterday Inventory Robot is saying the library...

Hyper-V VM backup size

Hi, my master and media servers are all NBU 7.1 on Windows 2008 R2 SP1. We would like to back up VMs in the Hyper-V servers (NBU 7.1, Windows 2008 R2 SP1). We have configured the Hyper-V servers to be SAN media servers and we want to do full VM backu...

liuyang by Level 6
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Resolved! Vmotion and netbackup 7.0.1

Hi, i need urgent help as i need to find answer to this question. We have netbackup 7.0.1 windows 2008 master and windows 2003 media server with same nbu version. ESX 4.x and vcenter (do not know version) Storage is EMC My questions: 1. When netbac...

Amaan by Level 6
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Exporting single full backup to external HD

Hello All, I'm looking to export Oracle backup (full) for a particular date to an external hard drive in order to retain it permanently.  Looking for ways to achieve this. Thanks.

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Resolved! MIgrating NBU master from Solaris 10 to Windows or Linux

Our customer has a large NBU in production where the master and one media servers are on Solaris 10 . As the prices of x86 servers are pushing down, they'd like to migrate the Master server to X86 either on Windows or Linux. Will the procedure docume...

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Resolved! when i am taking the backup of my laptop,it is failing

  08:26:15.170 [6064.4940] <2> bpcd main: offset to GMT -19800 08:26:15.185 [6064.4940] <2> bpcd main: Got socket for input 604 08:26:15.201 [6064.4940] <2> logconnections: BPCD ACCEPT FROM TO 08:26:15.201 [6064.49...

Lotus Quickr backups

Lotus Quickr backups.   Can we use the Lotus Notes NBU agent to backup Quickr databases?   Anyone has a good 'Best Practices' for backing up these type of servers?   I'm running NBU on SLES 10 SP3.

tape drives going down on and off

We have 8 LTO4 tape drives. Master/Media: HP-UX. NBU: 6.5.6. Can someone please help me identify if these are the bad tapes or the bad drives causing the problem? what log directories need to be created. arleady looked at the bptm log and the syslog....

16ris10 by Level 6
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Hung backup - Possible reasons

  Hi All,  I could see backup is active for morethan 9 hours but it is hung; nothing showing under kilobytes in activity monitor.   09/18/2012 07:25:37 - Info nbjm (pid=26555) starting backup job (jobid=1327163) for client, polic...

Resolved! Compatability check for installing netbackup on Mac OS

Hi All,   Can anyone help me in installing netbackup on MAC OS 10.5.5 version. What is the compatible netbackup version to run on a MAC OS 10.5.5 version ???????? Please attach here any related technote also let me know What all the informtion is req...

Resolved! Configuring Tape Backup for NetBackup 7.5

Hello All, I'm a beginner at this and hence pardon me if my questions is too basic. I've used other backup software before, but we recently moved to NetBackup 7.5. I'm trying to check out what would be the best way to backup to tapes i.e. regular tap...

Persis by Level 2
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Resolved! Restore Problem

We are running NB 7.1 on a Solaris 10 server. I am attempting to restore from a full backup that spans 3 tapes for one Solaris server. The directory/partition I want to restore is about 800gb in size. The 3 tapes are in the tape library and we have 2...

Resolved! Dedup question

Hi there, I'm trying the NB 7.5 environment, I was told about the "Client side Dedup", so, I'll heve to use B2D instead of tape? Can I dedup at the client using tape?   Thanks a Lot. Best regards

Resolved! Backup PostgreSQL running on Solaris using Netbackup 7.x?

Hi, Environment:- DB: PostgreSQL 9.x OS: Solaris 8.x and 9.x Backup Software: NBU 7.x   Can NBU 7.x backup PostgreSQL running on Solaris? Based on Zmanda link below, it show only for Linux Client?

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Resolved! Migrate NBU OS win2003 32bits to win2008-R2 64bits

Hi all, I need driver to install my tape library MSL6030 on NBU 7.1 in win 2008 R2 64 bits. Can anybody help to find driver for this?   My sistem is: Dell PowerEdge 2950 Adapter: Qlogic fibre channel adapter QLE2460 Library: MSL6030   Thanks.