Dear NetBackup Users,
I came across an awesome story about how one company used NetBackup AIR to save them in a disaster recovery scenario. I was pretty impressed with how they used the technology, and more so by how much it saved them in a real DR situation. Here's the super consolidated and simplified version (or watch the VIDEO):
Super Cool Industries (real names have been changed) had recently upgraded their backup solution to NetBackup 7.5, which features a slick replication technology called AIR (Auto Image Replication). They immediately began using AIR to replicate backup images from one of their plants to another. One day, a crazy ice storm knocked the power out at the first plant, which left both it, and another plant that relied on one of its servers, stranded.
Now, previous to this upgrade, their old...