Category Archives: Data Protection

How to deploy and configure VMware Data Protection (VDP) 5.5?

vSphere Data Protection (VDP) is a robust, simple to deploy, disk-based backup and recovery solution. VDP is fully integrated with the VMware vCenter Server and enables centralized and efficient management of backup jobs while storing backups in de duplicated destination storage locations. The benefits of vSphere Data Protection (VDP) are as follows: Provides fast and efficient data protection… Read More »

Symantec NetBackup Catalog Manipulation

Symantec NetBackup is my favourite enterprise-level backup software. Why? At first, NetBackup is a heteregenous software supporting Windows, Unix/Linux servers as a client but also a backup server (Master/Media Server). The second,  NetBackup features for VMware work good. All NetBackup administrators or consultants know that Catalog is a heart of NetBackup. A NetBackup catalog is the internal database… Read More »