Disk Usage report

Article:HOWTO71626  |  Created: 2012-02-08  |  Updated: 2012-02-08  |  Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/HOWTO71626
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Disk Usage report

This report shows disk usage for the selected server and time frame. The table in the report provides details such as total number of jobs, total volume processed (KB), average throughput (KB/sec), duration of activity, and percentage utilization in terms of duration.

Figure: Disk Usage report shows a sample view of the Disk Usage report.

Figure: Disk Usage report

Disk Usage report

The Disk Name and Media Server Name columns of the table contain drilldown links to detailed throughput and disk usage reports.

Disk Throughput

This drilldown report from the Disk Name column shows the data transfer rate (throughput) for a disk storage unit for the selected server or server groups.

This drilldown report uses the run time parameters that are passed from the main report.

See Disk Throughput report.

Disk Usage Details

This drilldown report from the Media Server Name column shows the usage details for all the disk storage units for the selected media server.

This drilldown report uses the run time parameters that are passed from the main report.

The Disk cell in each row of the report table is a link to a drill-down report. The rest of the cells indicate whether the disk was in use or not during the time slot.

See Disk Usage Details report.

The following are the details that are associated with the Disk Usage report:

Report Name

Disk Usage

Report Category

Performance Reports

Where to Locate

Report > Report Templates > Performance Reports > Disk Usage

Report Purpose

This report shows the disk usage of a master server.

Supported products

NetBackup, NetBackup Appliance

Applicable View

Master Server

Report Display


Drill down report


See Disk Throughput report.

See Disk Usage Details report.

Can be scheduled


Supported formats


Mapping with NOM report

Reporting > All Reports > Standard Reports > Performance Report > Disk Usage

The following table shows the filters for Disk Usage report and how you can use these filters to view specific data in the report.






Select a view to show data for the selected view in the report. By default All My Views is selected.

Master Server

Master Server

Select one or more master servers to view disk usage for the selected master servers in the report. All master servers that are added to the OpsCenter console are shown in the Value dropdown list.

Example of filter usage: You may run the Disk Usage report for specific master servers to view the disk usage of the specific master servers.

The following report enhancements have been made for the Successful Jobs of a Server report:

  • The unit Years has been added for Relative Timeframe selection.

    You can now view data for the last x years.

  • The option Next has been removed from the drop-down menu for Relative Timeframe. You now cannot enter a relative timeframe like Next 2 weeks. This is because the report does not support any futuristic data.

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