New features in NetBackup 7.5 Bare Metal Restore
This section provides brief descriptions of the Bare Metal Restore 7.5 features.
Table: New features in NetBackup 7.5 Bare Metal Restore
Support for RHEL 6 and AIX 7.1
BMR can now restore RHEL 6 and AIX 7.1 clients.
BMR 7.5 also supports boot servers with RHEL 6 and AIX 7.1 platforms.
Support for Solaris 10 ZFS (Sparc / x64)
In BMR 7.5, support for ZFS (Zettabyte File System) storage pools.
With this added support, BMR can now restore clients that are attached to ZFS storage pools with the following configuration:
See About ZFS storage pool support.
Support for Linux native multi-path
Support for Linux native multipath is added in case of BMR client
See About the support for Linux native multipath in BMR.
Auto Image Replication support (AIR) for BMR images
In NetBackup 7.5, support for AIR is added for BMR images.
For more details on Auto Image Replication (AIR), refer to Symantec NetBackup™