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Whats the best way to backup an HP SAN MSA1000

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Hi,
We purchased an HP MSA1000, is there a way to backup the disks directly from an attached tape libery without going with a server?
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No, it is not possible to take a tape backup without involving server.  I got this answer using HP's Free chat support...

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dandickens is correct, it doesn't support NDMP. Just do normal backups pretending it's local disks.
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