IM B11: Upgrading to the Latest NetBackup Release
Presenters: Alex Davies (Symantec)
NetBackup is a constantly evolving product with new technologies and features being introduced in releases that occur on an approximately annual basis. The NetBackup 7.x series has seen the introduction of significant new capabilities such as: NetBackup Accelerator, NetBackup Replication Director and NetBackup Search, but many NetBackup customers are still using NetBackup 6.x and are unable to take advantage of these new capabilities. This session will discuss the benefits of upgrading to the latest release of NetBackup and looks at the upgrade process and the associated catalog format conversion, plus also describing some of the tools and services available to assist in the upgrade process.