NetBackup 7 on AIX 6.1 Questions

Posted on 2011-05-06
Last Modified: 2013-11-17
We want to setup a test environment with AIX 6.1  and Netbackup 7 Aix is new to our environment. First we need to do a general assessment. What needs to be checked from OS side? We have Oracle and SQL databases, MS Exchange and Teradata being backed up. Thanks Experts!
Question by:Rhiaanon44
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    first of all you must consult the Symantec Compatibility Lists.

    1) OS

    See Chapter "IBM AIX". Seems that there are no additional requirements (Patches/Fixes) for AIX 6.1
    Check your OS level with "oslevel -s"

    2) Hardware (Libraries, Tape drives, NDMP devices etc.):

    Since I don't know your hardware I can't tell you any more.

    3) Database Agents (Oracle/MS SQL/Exchange/

    Look for supported versions of your databases.

    Good luck!

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    ... this is the NetBackup 7.1 Installation Guide for Unix:

    and here are all the links to the complete 7.1 docs:


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