A NAS (Network Attached Storage) system that runs an NDMP server application to allow backup and restore. In a NetBackup configuration, the NDMP host is considered a client of NetBackup. However, NetBackup client software is not installed on an NDMP host.
The host computer system that executes the NDMP server application. Data is backed up from the NDMP host to either a local tape drive or to a backup device on a remote NDMP host.