Solved

veritas Netbackup Question

Posted on 2006-11-08
3
863 Views
Last Modified: 2013-12-01
I wish to know what is checkpoint and how it work in verita netbackup?. Can use i set my checkpoint in master server. also.. I need to install the
Sanpoint Installer 3.6. Can find it on internet for download. Also, I did not have any web server.

Regards
TGT
0
Comment
Question by:pgsystech
3 Comments
 
LVL 8

Accepted Solution

by:
Disorganise earned 250 total points
ID: 17941973
checkpoints allow NBU to break up the back-up into 'chunks' based on time.  every 15mins by default, NBU writes itself a note to remember what chunk number it has completed.  If the back-up restarts for some reason (eg, network timed out), NBU is able to re-read its notes and figure the last successfully written chunk, and continue the back-up from there.  Without the checkpoints, netbackup would have to start the backup from the beginning again.

checkpoints are enable per policy - if your master server is a member of a checkpoint enabled policy then checkpoints will apply.

can't help with sanpoint I'm afraid.  you don't need a web server for NBU to work.
0

Featured Post

Windows Server 2016: All you need to know

Learn about Hyper-V features that increase functionality and usability of Microsoft Windows Server 2016. Also, throughout this eBook, you’ll find some basic PowerShell examples that will help you leverage the scripts in your environments!

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

The article will include the best Data Recovery Tools along with their Features, Capabilities, and their Download Links. Hope you’ll enjoy it and will choose the one as required by you.
Finding original email is quite difficult due to their duplicates. From this article, you will come to know why multiple duplicates of same emails appear and how to delete duplicate emails from Outlook securely and instantly while vital emails remai…
This tutorial will walk an individual through locating and launching the BEUtility application to properly change the service account username and\or password in situation where it may be necessary or where the password has been inadvertently change…
This tutorial will walk an individual through the steps necessary to install and configure the Windows Server Backup Utility. Directly connect an external storage device such as a USB drive, or CD\DVD burner: If the device is a USB drive, ensure i…

777 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question