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NetWorker Procedure Generator has been updated

Bob

NetWorker Procedure Generator content has been updated.

The next time you open up the application you will be prompted to perform a repository update and the version will be updated to reflect 4.0e.    If  you do not get prompted for this update please email Procedure_Generators@emc.com.

If you have NOT downloaded NPG previously you can get it on Powerlink by navigating to:

Powerlink: Support > Product and Diagnostic Tools > Procedure Generators > NetWorker Procedure Generator

 

This release of NetWorker Procedure Generator includes two new procedures around maintaining NetWorker servers:

  • How to move Client File Indexes
  • How to reduce the size of the index by removing the oldest save set.

This is in addition to the major release NPG saw in late April:   This major release of NetWorker Procedure Generator includes two major content themes:

  • 7.6 SP2 procedures
  • NMM clone configuration and recovery procedures

 

7.6 SP2 Procedures

 

New Configuration Procedures:

  • How to configure new Configure Data Domain backups, devices cloning and reports using 7.6 SP2  (Navigate to Configuration -> Data Domain Client and Node Configuration)
  • How to Configure new VAPD backups with 7.6 SP2 (Navigate to Configuration -> VM Operations)
  • How to upgrade Pre 7.6 SP2 vcb clients to 7.6 SP2 VADP clients” (Navigate to Configuration -> VM Operations)
  • How to configure Windows 2008 backups” (Navigate to Configuration -> Filesystem Operations

New Installation Procedures:

  • How to Install 7.6 SP2 as a server, storage node or client on Windows, Solaris, Linux, HPUX, and AIX including details on how to configure Domain Backups, Devices, cloning and reporting, how to configure VADP clients and pre-requisite considerations for Linux 6

New Upgrade Procedures:

  • How to Upgrade NetWorker 7.4.x to 7.6 SP2 on Windows, Solaris, Linux, HPUX, and AIX
  • How to Upgrade NetWorker 7.5.x to 7.6 SP2 on Windows, Solaris, Linux, HPUX, and AIX
  • How to Upgrade NetWorker 7.6.x to 7.6 SP2 on Windows, Solaris, Linux, HPUX, and AIX
  • 7.6.x -> 7.6 SP2 Upgrade procedures also include details on how to migrate a vcb client to a VADP client configuration, how to migrate Data Domain devices to LSU as well as pre-requisite and important consideration details for each.

New Recover Procedures:

  • How to perform a Windows 2008 Disaster Recovery with 7.6 SP2

 

NMM Procedures

  • How to Configure manual, scheduled, group, save set or volume cloning of NMM Exchange (including 2010), Microsoft SQL, Sharepoint (including 2010), DPM or HyperV save sets.  These procedures contain important consideration details and requirements for the configuration of NMM cloned save sets.   (Navigate to Configuration -> NMM Operations)
  • How to Restore from  NMM Exchange (including 2010), Microsoft SQL, Sharepoint (including 2010), DPM or HyperV save sets (Recovering with NetWorker -> NMM Recoveries)
  • How to Troubleshoot Restore Failures of NMM save sets (Recovering with NetWorker -> NMM Recoveries)

 

Message was edited by: JImMullins