Data Protection Advisor: Top Services Topics

This document contains the list of Top Services Topics for Data Protection Advisor (DPA), identified by EMC Support as the most trending topics for the month of  December 2018:


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Data Protection Advisor: How to move the Data Protection Advisor (DPA) installation to different servers?

The basic method of moving the current Data Protection Advisor (DPA) installation to a different set of servers is to install a fresh DPA installation on the new servers and then to import in a database export from the old DPA setup.     


DPA: Data collection for DD is timing out even though timeout values have been set to the maximum

The DD status collection for DDOS 6.0 and above collects DDBoost storage unit info from the SNMP request.


Data Protection Advisor: Agent fails to connect to DPA after agent install, agent.log has FTL error: Registration was explicitly denied by the server - shutting down

Your DPA agent installs successfully but the agent is not showing in the DPA GUI.


Data Protection Advisor: Estimated Protected Backup Capacity Details report not reporting VMs after upgrading to DPA 6.3

Estimated Protected Backup Capacity Details report is not reporting VMs after upgrading to DPA 6.3    


Data Protection Advisor 6.4 : DPA APP server hangs or crashes periodically.

The Java Virtual Machine that DPA is running on, has run out of memory and the system is hung or crashed.       


Data Protection Advisor : Can DPA report on Data Domain physical capacity Reporting (PCR)?

Data Protection Advisor : Can DPA report on Data Domain physical capacity Reporting (PCR)?



DPA Data Protection Advisor – Best practices to keep control on the size of the DPA database

Excessive DPA datastore growth can impact system performance, reporting, and possibly keep the Data Protection Advisor (DPA) system from working at all.


DPA: Unable to discover NetWorker Server

Agent could not register with the DPA Application Server as the Agent password not set which prevented collection of NetWorker server.

 


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