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CIFS backup from VNXe 3150 without NDMP through BE 2012.

Created: 18 Mar 2013 | 4 comments

Hi,

One my customer want to have  EMC VNXe 3150 and BE 2012. We have created a CIFS server and Share folder.

Is it possible to take this share foder backup without using NDMP.

If yes, how.

I have a link but its not for VNXe 3150:-

http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH55199 

Thanks.

Operating Systems:

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Colin Weaver's picture

First make sure that NDMP is disabled on the VNX device then follow this:

http://www.symantec.com/business/support/index?page=content&id=TECH189560

mrinal.sarkar6200's picture

Thanks Colin...smiley

Willl this work with VNXe 3150 CIFS....

As per I know we required NDMP option to take CIFS backup.

Thanks again.

Certified Symantec Professional.

Work mostly with Netbackup, Backup Exec, Storage Foundation, DLO and System Recovery

Mrinal Sarkar

Howrah, India

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Colin Weaver's picture

Please be aware:

- NDMP Option backs up over NDMP Protocol (this needs NDMP Option license)

- Share Level backups operate over CIFS Protocol (this needs an Agent for Windows license)

They are exclusively different ways to backup data on a NAS device and you need to make a choice as to which you are using and then use the appropriate license

ZeRoC00L's picture

Also disable NDMP on the NAS:

http://www.symantec.com/business/support/index?page=content&id=TECH55199

If this response answers your concern, please mark it as a "solution"