Veritas Netbackup

Training Overview:

Forscher Technology Solutions delivers the VERITAS Netbackup training program that imparts the product knowledge, as-well-as, the knowledge requirements to perform day-to-day back-up management operations in enterprise environments built on VERITAS Netbackup. The training is delivered by Subject Matter Experts currently managing, landscapes in real time environments. The course and its contents are developed by subject matter experts and solution Architects, who deliver the solutions to Fortune 500 and Top-Notch MNCs around the globe.

Target Audience and Pre-requisites :

The training course is designed for system and storage administrators from with no prior knowledge on VERITAS backup solutions; however, a brief understanding of the Backup operations is desirable. All trainings are designed and developed from the ground up, by training experts specifically to cater, candidates of all technical back grounds, especially focusing on the Fiber Channel Switching area.

Course Duration:

Fast Track - 5 Days

Normal Track - 8 weekends or 30 Day-daily sessions.

Corporates - Custom configured per Client requirements and modules required

Module 1: Backup Strategies

  • Need for backups in an Enterprise

  • How backups saves the day

  • Types of backups

  • Various backup technologies in the IT industry

  • Tape Library: Operational Characteristics

  • Understanding Synchronous and Asynchronous backups

  • Backups from a Storage perspective

  • Backing up live data

  • Components that build up a Backup solution

  • Understanding the server client architecture in a Backup solution

  • Understanding Disaster Recovery

  • What are LAN-Free backup solutions

  • Overview of Virtualization and Hyper-V

  • Understanding Networked storage

Module 2: Netbackup Demystified

  • Understanding the components and concepts of the Netbackup environment

  • Licensing the Netbackup software

  • De-duplication in Netbackup

  • Understanding Media Server and Media Agents

  • Netbackup: UNIX vs. Windows vs. Hyper-V platforms

  • Netbackup in Highavailablity environments

  • Relational Databases in Netbackup

  • Understanding the Netbackup catalog and recovery

  • NBDB and its importance

  • Developing a Netbackup solution for the Enterprise

  • Understanding Replication director

  • NetBackup solution for Databases in the environment

  • Designing a backup solution for VMware environment

  • Designing a Backup solution for Solaris and Implementation

  • Methodologies to manage the Images and Media

Module 3: Installation and configuration of Netbackup

  • Installing and Licensing the Netbackup

  • Navigating the NetBackup administrative interfaces

  • Setting up Deduplication and optimization

  • Understanding Auto-image replication

  • Installation and configuration of Auto-Image replication

  • Configuring the Media, Storage units and Policy attributes

Module 4: Verifying the Netbackup solution:

  • .Implementing the Netbackup solution for UNIX/Solaris

  • Performing a backup and intentional deletion of data, followed by restoration

  • Implementing the Netbackup Solution for Windows on Hyper-V

  • Performing a backup and intentional deletion of data, followed by restoration

Module 5: Process Flow in the Netbackup Environment

  • Understanding the storage life cycle policies process flow

  • Process flow in Auto-Image replication

  • Understanding the core process functions

  • Backup process flow

  • Restore process flow

  • Reviewing the process flow information

Module 6: Performance Monitoring and Trouble Shooting a Netbackup solution

  • Trouble shooting frozen and suspended media

  • Trouble shooting network related issues encountered in Enterprise environments

  • Understanding the Network to Netbackup integration

  • Trouble shooting failed backups and restores

  • Capturing the event logs

  • Log Analysis of events from Netbackup server and Client

Module 7: Upgrading the Netbackup

  • Planning the Netbackup upgrade in an enterprise environment
  • Manual Vs Live Update