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netapp restore

Is there an easy way to restore data from a netapp filer to an alternate system such as a Windows system.  I have a few volume sthat are part of a cascading relationship primary to mirror to snapvault secondary.  I want to restore the data in one of the volumes to a Windows system.  I was looking at a various options if snapvault could do it, if OSSV is an option.  I want to use somehting other than if possible robocopy or terracopy via a cif share mount.  Any help would be greatly apprecaited.
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Paul SolovyovskyCommented:
If going to windows robocopy and the like are your best bet.  You could possible do a backup/restore using NDMP
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georgedschneiderAuthor Commented:
How could I make use of NDMP to a WIndows server from the netapp?  I've used NDMP to copy luns and volumes within a netapp before.
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Paul SolovyovskyCommented:
if you have a backup software such as backup exec, netbackup, commvault, etc.. you could take an ndmp backup and perform a redirected restore
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georgedschneiderAuthor Commented:
We do have backupexec but I thought redirected restore could only occurr to another NDMP device such as another netapp .  I thought it wasn't supported to a Windows server for example.
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Paul SolovyovskyCommented:
Check out Commvault, we've been able to do re-directed restores with it, I believe you can do this with Backup Exec as well

http://documentation.commvault.com/dell/release_7_0_0/books_online_1/english_us/features/fs_ndmp_restore_enabler/fs_ndmp_restore_enabler.htm
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georgedschneiderAuthor Commented:
According to page 1867 of the Backup Exec 2010 Admin guide a NDMP restore canot be redirected to aWindows or Linux computer.  A NDMP backup can only be redirected to another NDMP server from the same vendor.

http://kbdownload.symantec.com/resources/sites/BUSINESS/content/live/DOCUMENTATION/2000/DOC2211/en_US/BeAdmin_en.pdf?__gda__=1394850543_42e34ebc5caa5fcf08ef801e48a7c8f7
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georgedschneiderAuthor Commented:
Answered question based on information in link provided.
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