NetBackup 7.5.0.5

A few days ago, Symantec released NetBackup 7.5.0.5.Summary of new features: vSphere 5.1 Support – Consuming VDDK 5.0 U1 VMware backup host is now supported on the following operating systems: •  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.5 x64 •  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.3 x64 Bare Metal Restore is now supported on the following operating systems: […]

NetBackup – VMware query

Symantec NetBackup has a special policy type named “VMware” which is a special flash backup policy. In this policy, you can easily create queries to automate the VM selection to be included in that policy.Also, the pagefile is excluded.See image below for a sample query to backup all VM’s on datastore “Production”, not VM “VMware […]