About NetBackup Client Deduplication
|Article:HOWTO36284|||||Created: 2010-11-01|||||Updated: 2011-01-17|||||Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/HOWTO36284|
With NetBackup Client Deduplication, the client hosts the PureDisk plug-in that duplicates the backup data. The NetBackup client software creates the image of backed up files as for a normal backup. Next, the PureDisk plug-in breaks the backup image into segments and compares them to all of the segments that are stored in that deduplication node. The plug-in then sends only the unique segments to the NetBackup Deduplication Engine on the storage server. The engine writes the data to a media server deduplication pool.
Client deduplication does the following:
NetBackup Client Deduplication is a solution for the following cases:
Figure: NetBackup client deduplication shows client deduplication. The deduplication storage server is a media server on which the deduplication core components are enabled. The storage destination is a
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