Veritas Netbackup 8.2 is the latest version of Netbackup and just launched on June 28, 2019. The Veritas NetBackup Platform is known as a unified data protection for any size enterprise with enterprise-class scale, performance, and extensive workload integrations.
What’s New in Veritas Netbackup 8.2
From the veritas official web, we found if the Veritas Netbackup 8.2 bring new key features, namely :
- Agentless VMware recovery—Granular restore of VM data without agents.
- DR to the cloud—Orchestrate disaster recovery into AWS.
- Enhanced backup to the cloud—Faster deduplication and dedupe to AWS Glacier.
- Backup of snapshots—Create backup copies of supported snapshots.
- Application-aware snapshots—Create application-consistent snapshots of Oracle, DB2.
- NetBackup for Red Hat virtualization—Simple user experience, role-based access and APIs.
- NetBackup for OpenStack— Parallel streaming backup of OpenStack systems
- NetBackup for MongoDB—Database-aware, parallel streaming backup of MongoDB.
- Two-factor authentication—More secure access to the NetBackup console.
- Expanded REST API library—Expanded calls and support for SwaggerTM interface.
Starting Netbackup Services on Client Server
In Netbackup software, there are at least three types of servers, namely: master server, media server and client server. All server type has different function and usage. All servers are communicating via reserved TCP ports and there are running serveral services among servers. The services which are running on each servers type is different.
After installation process on client server was completed we have to validate it by shell script command. Please check the command line below to startup, check all services on client server. At the client server, there are five services must be running, namely :
bmrbd. At the first time these service aret started up by the
root@ubuntu:/usr/openv/netbackup/bin# ./bp.start_all Starting vnetd... Starting bpcd... Starting nbftclnt... Starting nbdisco... Starting bmrbd... root@ubuntu:/usr/openv/netbackup/bin# ./bpps -a NB Processes ------------ root 15005 13368 0 04:51 ? 00:00:00 /usr/openv/netbackup/bin/vnetd -proxy inbound_proxy -number 0 root 15006 13368 0 04:51 ? 00:00:00 /usr/openv/netbackup/bin/vnetd -proxy outbound_proxy -number 0 root 15077 13368 0 04:52 ? 00:00:00 /usr/openv/netbackup/bin/vnetd -standalone root 15082 13368 0 04:52 ? 00:00:00 /usr/openv/netbackup/bin/bpcd -standalone root 15091 15082 0 04:52 ? 00:00:00 /usr/openv/netbackup/bin/ bpclntcmd -clean_old_logs root 15093 15082 0 04:52 ? 00:00:00 /usr/openv/netbackup/bin/ bpclntcmd -resync_host_cache 120 root 15098 15077 0 04:52 ? 00:00:00 [vnetd] <defunct> root 15099 15077 0 04:52 ? 00:00:00 [vnetd] <defunct> root 15101 15077 0 04:52 ? 00:00:00 [vnetd] <defunct> root 15102 13368 0 04:52 ? 00:00:00 /usr/openv/netbackup/bin/ bpclntcmd -crl_download root 15116 13368 0 04:52 ? 00:00:00 /usr/openv/netbackup/bin/nbdisco