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Upgrade symantec netbackup from 7.0.1 to 7.5 on unix

Created: 13 Oct 2012 | 3 comments


I am going to upgrade symantec netbackup 7.0.1 to version 7.5 "or to the last version" .

Kindly i need your help to do the upgrade ,your recommendations ,and the documentations that help also the best way to do that ...  thanks.

master server data:

Symantic Product Name: Symantec Netbackup

Product Version: 7.0.1

Operating System: HP-UX 11iv3

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Yasuhisa Ishikawa's picture

First of all, check 'NetBackup 7.x Upgrade Portal' and relevant docs.

NetBackup 7.x Upgrade Portal

And, go SORT and generate upgrade check list as well.

SORT for NetBackup Users

Authorized Symantec Consultant(ASC) Data Protection in Tokyo, Japan

Marianne's picture

In addition to above excellent post, some more documentation:

Upgrade steps in Installation Guide

Also take note of image header migration to EMM database: NetBackup 7.5 Upgrade Guide  

Please take note of recommendation in Upgrade Portal (link above) to NOT start processes after upgrade but to first patch to or - List of NetBackup Maintenance Release links: - List of NetBackup Maintenance Release links:


Supporting Storage Foundation and VCS on Unix and Windows as well as NetBackup on Unix and Windows
Handy NBU Links

A.M.Ash.'s picture

ok thanks alot for your support i will study this and back to you ..  thanks