Acquire the skills to make your data protection strategy successful with the Veritas NetBackup 8.1.2: Administration course.
You will learn the general principles, configuration, and management of NetBackup, including how to best utilize the NetBackup tools and interfaces, effectively monitor backup operations, and ensure data recovery objectives are met.
By the completion of this course, you will be able to:
Discuss the challenges of performing backups in today’s enterprise computing environments.
Describe the functions of the master server, media servers, and clients.
Diagram the NetBackup product architecture.
Define common terms used in the NetBackup product.
Describe how NetBackup backs up and restores data.
Identify NetBackup options and agents.
Use the NetBackup Administration Console, Web Interface, and OpsCenter.
Configure and manage basic disk storage units and storage unit groups.
Configure file system backup policies and schedules.
Perform manual backups and user-directed backups.
Restore files using the Java or Windows BAR interface and OpsCenter Operational Restore.
Monitor NetBackup backup and restore jobs and perform basic troubleshooting and information-gathering steps related to failing jobs.
Configure and manage AdvancedDisk storage units and disk pools.
Configure tape-based devices and volume pools; perform a robot inventory.
Manage robot and tape drive settings, including media sharing.
Monitor and manage media and media states.
Configure, run, and manage virtual machine backups using VMware.
Recover virtual machines, including using VMware Instant Recovery.
Use the integrated NetBackup vSphere Web Client Plug-in for VMware.
Describe the various methods of backup image duplication.
Configure Storage Lifecycle Policies (SLPs) and initiate jobs that use SLPs.
Manage the NetBackup catalog to search for, verify, duplicate, import, and expire backup images.
Back up and recover the NetBackup catalogs.
Optimize file system backups using incremental backups, True Image Restore, synthetic backups, NetBackup Accelerator, multiple data streams, and multiplexing.
Identify and use resources for troubleshooting NetBackup, including the support information gathering tools related.
This course is intended for technical professionals responsible for the design, configuration, operation, monitoring, or support of NetBackup.
Students should be familiar with general network and storage concepts, and the administration and configuration of Windows or Linux operating systems.
Data protection and the NetBackup environment
NetBackup Appliance Overview
Using the NetBackup Administration Console
Using the NetBackup web interface
Using NetBackup OpsCenter
Exercise A: Introduction to your Lab On Demand (LOD) lab environment
Exercise B: Accessing remote lab systems
Exercise C: Launching the NetBackup Administration Console
Exercise D: Exploring the NetBackup Administration Console
Exercise E: Verifying NetBackup licenses
Exercise F: Identifying common Administration Console configuration items
Exercise G: Initiating backup jobs using the NetBackup Administration Console
Exercise H: Viewing and monitoring backup jobs using the Activity Monitor
Exercise J: Exploring the NetBackup web interface
Exercise K: Configuring role-based access control
Configuring NetBackup Storage
NetBackup storage device concepts
Configuring and managing a basic disk storage unit
Configuring storage unit groups
Exercise A: Viewing disk storage on a NetBackup server system
Exercise B: Configuring a BasicDisk storage unit
Exercise C: Configuring a storage unit group
Introduction to backup policies
Creating and configuring policy attributes
Creating a policy schedule
Adding client to a policy
Creating backup selections
Managing existing policies
Exercise A: Configuring a NetBackup policy
Exercise B: Configuring a policy to use calendar-based schedules
Exercise C: Copying a policy to create a new policy
Exercise D: (Optional) Lab challenge
Performing File System Backups
Using and customizing the NetBackup Activity Monitor
Performing manual backup operations
Performing user-directed backups
Backup job-related tips
Exercise A: Using the Activity Monitor
Exercise B: Manual backups
Exercise C: Viewing job details
Exercise D: Deactivating and activating policies
Exercise E: Performing user-initiated backups
Exercise F: Bringing tape drives UP on lnxmaster.example.com
Performing File System Restores
Introduction to restores
Performing restore operations using the BAR interface
Performing restore operations using OpsCenter Operational Restore
Restore job-related tips
Exercise A: Becoming familiar with key restore settings in the BAR user interface
Exercise B: Restoring client files to their original location
Exercise C: Restoring client files to an alternate file system location
Exercise D: Restoring client files to an alternate client system Windows only
Exercise E: Restoring client files to an alternate client system Linux only
Exercise F: Optional Using the OpsCenter Operational Restore feature
Configuring Disk Pools
Understanding disk pools and AdvancedDisk
Managing AdvancedDisk storage
Exercise A: Identifying AdvancedDisk storage
Exercise B: Configuring AdvancedDisk
Exercise C: Verifying AdvancedDisk configuration
Exercise D: Configuring a policy to write backups to AdvancedDisk storage
Exercise E: Performing and monitoring backups to AdvancedDisk storage
Exercise F: Monitoring and managing AdvancedDisk disk pools
Configuring Media Server Deduplication
Introduction to NetBackup deduplication
Configuring NetBackup media server deduplication
Configuring client-side deduplication
Managing NetBackup deduplication
Exercise A: Configuring NetBackup Media Server Deduplication (MSDP)
Exercise B: Configuring a policy to use MSDP storage
Exercise C: Performing backups to MSDP storage
Exercise D: Configuring and using client-side deduplication
Exercise E: Monitoring and managing NetBackup MSDP storage
Exercise F: (Optional) Running Deduplication reports in OpsCenter
Configuring Tape Storage
Understanding Media Manager storage units
Configuring tape devices
Verifying tape storage
NetBackup media concepts
Exercise A: Verifying tape devices are visible to the operating system of media servers
Exercise F: (Optional) Viewing debug logging levels for unified logs
Follow on courses
NetBackup Advanced Administrator Training.
Test and Certification
Although each product varies in complexity and depth of technical knowledge, all certification exams target customers in an administrative role, cover core elements measuring technical knowledge against factors such as configuration, product administration, day-to-day monitoring, maintenance, and basic troubleshooting (diagnosis and/or repair).This program consists of technical exams at a product/version level that validate that the successful candidate has knowledge and skills necessary to configure and maintain NetBackup version 8.0.Passing this exam will result in a Veritas Certified Specialist (VCS) certification and counts towards the requirements for a Veritas Certified Professional (VCP) certification in Data Protection.Exam Details# of Questions: 65 - 75Exam Duration: 90 minutesPassing Score: 68%Languages: English
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