Everything you need to test NetBackup Cloud Connectors
What do NetBackup Cloud Connectors do?
- Please watch the video posted below (NetBackup 7.5 Beta Program Feature Testing Introduction Cloud Connectors.wmv)
- Read page 27 of the NetBackup 7.5 Beta Primer posted here: https://www-secure.symantec.com/connect/downloads/netbackup-75-beta-primer
How do you configure the details of Cloud Storage? Please see the NetBackup Administrator's Guide, Volume 1 (for Windows or UNIX and Linux) for a section called "Cloud Storage Properties". You can download that document from the SymBeta site.
Am I a good candidate to test this feature?
- Do you have a lab/testing environment?
- Do you have the time to test?
If you answered yes to both of those questions and after watching the video posted below you're interested in testing this feature, please send Jed Gresham a private message here on Symantec Connect and you will be added to the list.
How do I get help if I run into a problem?
- You can post to the Symantec Connect NetBackup 7.5 Pre-GA group
- You can open a NetBackup support case, see: https://www-secure.symantec.com/connect/forums/getting-support-beta
Can I get a demo account with a Cloud Storage partner to test the NetBackup Cloud Connectors? Yes. Send a private message to Jed Gresham on Symantec Connect and he will get you a demo account you can use during the Beta Program.
Who should I contact if I'd like to test a NetBackup 7.5 Beta signature feature and win prizes? If you'd like to test one of the five focus areas of the NetBackup 7.5 Beta and have a chance to win prizes, please send a private message to Jed Gresham through Symantec Connect.
What kind of prizes can I win in the Beta program? Please see the contest thread here: https://www-secure.symantec.com/connect/articles/netbackup-75-beta-testingfeedback-contest-information
When does this Beta program end? Please see the contest thread here: https://www-secure.symantec.com/connect/articles/netbackup-75-beta-testingfeedback-contest-information
What is NetBackup 7.5 Beta Program Feature Testing Introduction Cloud Connectors.wmv? This is recording of the testing introduction for the Cloud Connectors feature, it describes what tests we want done, the feedback we would like to see, and the contests.
What is Cloud Beta Testing Results.docx? This is the testing doc to download and fill out with your Cloud Connectors testing.