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Veritas NetBackup Appliances 3.2: Configuration and Management

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Veritas NetBackup Appliances 3.2: Configuration and Management Course Outline

The Veritas NetBackup Appliances 3.2: Configuration and Management course is designed for the IT Professional who is new to appliances and is responsible for configuring the 5330 and 5240 appliances, performing appliance maintenance tasks, operating and managing the appliance and troubleshooting the appliance.

This course covers how to configure the appliances and add storage to the appliances. You learn how the appliances easily integrate into the NetBackup environment and how to run backups and restores. You learn the basics of resolving appliance issues and maintaining the appliances. In addition, you learn about reconfiguring the appliances, configuring CloudCatalyst and deploying a Virtual Appliance.

3 days

Course Objectives
By the completion of this course, you will be able to:
Describe key components of the NetBackup Appliances hardware and software.
Configure the NetBackup Appliance.
Integrate appliances into the NetBackup environment, run backups and restores.
Resolve appliance issues with troubleshooting tools.
Monitor appliance health.
Update appliance software.
Maintain the appliances.
Reconfigure the appliances.
Configure and maintain CloudCatalyst.
Deploying Virtual Appliances.

Who Should Attend
This course is for customers and partners new to appliances and front-line technical support personnel who are responsible for configuring the 5330 and 5240 appliances, performing appliance maintenance tasks, operating and managing the appliance and troubleshooting the appliance.

You must have working knowledge of Veritas NetBackup. It would be beneficial to have some knowledge about Veritas NetBackup Appliances, networking, and storage concepts.


NetBackup Appliances: Introduction and Overview
NetBackup Appliance family overview
NetBackup Appliance software overview
NetBackup Appliance hardware overview

Configuring the Appliance
Pre-Configuration Checklist and other considerations
Accessing the Appliance Web Console
Initial configuration tasks using the Appliance Web Console and the NetBackup Appliance Shell Menu
Remote configuration using Veritas Remote Management (VRM)
Appliance Management Server
Appliance configuration validation

Performing Appliance Operations
Integrating Appliances in a NetBackup Environment
Performing Backups and Restores with Appliances
Running Backup Reports
Configuring appliance shares
Working with Oracle Copilot
Instant Access for VMware

Appliance Troubleshooting and Tools
Appliance Online Resources
Appliance Physical Inspection
Resolving Common Hardware Faults
Veritas NetBackup 5240 Appliance: Hardware

Monitoring Appliance Health
Monitoring with OpsCenter
Monitoring with the Appliance Web Console and the NetBackup Appliance Shell Menu (CLISH)
Monitoring with Veritas Remote Management

Updating Appliance Software
NetBackup Appliance software version 3.2 Upgrade: Overview
Upgrading the appliance
Appliance Management Console overview
Configuring an appliance as an Appliance Management Server
Managing appliances with the Appliance Management Console
NetBackup client upgrades with VxUpdate.

Performing Appliance Maintenance Tasks
Managing AutoSupport alerts
Setting the Login Banner
Configuring a NetBackup CLI User
Configuring LDAP and AD Authentication
Adding a Storage Shelf
Maintaining appliance security
Configuring SAN Client and Fibre channel replication

Reconfiguring an Appliance
Appliance Resets
Appliance Reimaging
Migrating to a New Appliance
Decommissioning an Appliance

Working with the CloudCatalyst 5240
NetBackup CloudCatalyst Appliance Overview
Configuring a Linux media server as a CloudCatalyst storage server
Configuring a NetBackup CloudCatalyst Appliance
Setting up NetBackup CloudCatalyst in AWS
Performing duplication and backup operations to CloudCatalyst
Maintaining a NetBackup CloudCatalyst Appliance.

Working with Virtual Appliances
Virtual Appliances Overview and Use Cases
Differences Between Virtual and Physical Appliances
Pre-configuration Tasks
Deploying a NetBackup Virtual Appliance
Configuring a NetBackup Virtual Appliance
Additional Configuration Tasks

Appendix A: Clustering NetBackup 53xx Appliances
High Availability Overview
Installation and Configuration
AutoSupport for High Availability

Appendix B: NetBackup 5240 Appliance
NetBackup 5240 Appliance Overview
NetBackup 5240 Appliance Physical Status Indicators
NetBackup 5240 Maintenance Tasks

Appendix C: NetBackup 5340 Appliance
NetBackup 5340 Appliance Overview
NetBackup 5340 Appliance Physical Status Indicators
NetBackup 5340 Maintenance Tasks
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