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Answer / santosh kori
pls give interviews question & Answer of veritas netbackup
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Answer / vamshi krishna
1) Which are the backup types that are available in
Differential Incremental Backup
Commulative Incremental Backup
2)What is a master server & media server?
3)What is volume pools & volume Groups?
4)What is media multiplexing?
The process of sending concurrent-multiple backups from one
or more clients
to a single storage device and interleaving those images
onto the media.
5)What does these status codes mean- 216, 256,298,50?
6)What is the process of importing images and why do we
7)What does it mean by inventoring a robot?
8) What is avrd ?
The automatic volume recognition daemon on UNIX and process
9) What is bpadm?
An administrator utility that runs on NetBackup UNIX
servers. It has a character-based,
menu interface that can be run from terminals that do not
have X Windows
10)What is a frozen image ?
A stable disk copy of the data prior to backup. A frozen
image is created
very rapidly, causing minimal impact on other applications.
There are two
basic types: copy-on-write and mirror.
11)What is retention period ?
The length of time that NetBackup keeps backup and archive
images. The retention
period is specified on the schedule.
12)What is tape spanning ?
Using more than one tape to store a single backup image.
13)What is TLD,TLH,TLM,TL4,TL8?
TLD-Tape Library DLT
TLH-Tape Library Half-inch
TLM-Tape Library Multimedia
TL4-Tape Library 4MM
TL8-Tape Library 8MM
14) What is the full form of DLT?
Answer-Digital-linear tape or tape drive type.
15)What is image expiration and volume expiration?
The date and time when NetBackup stops tracking a backup
The date and time when the physical media (tape) is
considered to be no longer
16)Commanline to shutdown netbackup services on Windows
17) Which command is used to produce a report on Status of
18) What is the use of command vmupdate?
Answer-Inventory the media contents of a robotic library.
19) Commandline for Creating a copy of backups created by
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Answer / vani
veritas netbackup is a one of the tool , to take the data
and store the tapes ,disk etc for long time becz we r using
this tool , it works on hetrogenous environment. like
unix ,solaris,windows etc. here mainly we r using storage
units, volume pools , tapes , drive issues , backup
failures , these issues we have in our backup..
google:- veritas netbackup type like this , you find more
material their ..........
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Answer / guest
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Answer / ganesh
If Media Server fails.
What are the steps to be followed?
Can anyone please reply for this question
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Answer / arun
Symantec is the company which acquired Veritas, You can
visit http://www.symantec.com/business/netbackup and explore
whatever information you need.Certifications which i know are,
* Symantec Backup Exec for Windows Servers
* Symantec Enterprise Vault
* Veritas Storage Foundation for UNIX
* Veritas Storage Foundation for Windows
* Veritas Cluster Server for UNIX
* Veritas Cluster Server for Windows
* Symantec Endpoint Protection
* Veritas NetBackup for UNIX
* Veritas NetBackup for Windows
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Answer / ram
Although i recently completed my netbackup course and i don't have real time experience. I am posting the answer here:
In real time environment if the media server crashes, they rebuild the media server,install OS,install netbackup,restore the catalog.
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Answer / seno
only what you need --> visit symantec web. Symantec is a
developer of veritas netbackup, in their side you can find
product veritas netbackup and all about veritas questions,
answers, exams etc...
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Answer / sarat
regarding veritas netbackup,like interview questions,
everything u can find in symantec.com
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What is the difference between internal and external commands?
Explain the read, write, and execute permissions on a UNIX directory.
How to setup display for a remote system?
Could you tell something about the Unix System Kernel?
What is mean by Mac os? Why it is named as like that? Which purprose it is using? Please answer me. Advance thanks.
does the stat() function call use the inode of the file to generate the information about a file? what is inode mostly used for?
Which is the most commonly used replacement algorithm?
The UNIX shell is.... a).does not come with the rest of the system b).forms the interface between the user and the kernal c) does not give any scope for programming d) deos not allow calling one program from with in another e) all of the above
Am using Mac OS 10.4.11 on an Imac (PPC) Internal hard disk got named disk0s3 and will not mount. What commands can be used in TERMINAL to rename the internal hard disk to C96?
Explain about Inodes?
why do you need to have a swap file system?
. Using sed and grep, write a command which lists files and directories with following properties: (i) created in 1999 (ii) with user's as owner and group