NetBackup BMR support with different operating system and its patch releases

NetBackup BMR support with different operating system and its patch releases

Article: 100039356
Last Published: 2019-04-08
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Product(s): NetBackup

Solution

Refer to the following table to get information about compatibility between  NetBackup BMR releases and different operating systems and its patch releases:
 
Operating System CPU Architecture BMR Master Server (Patch - Minimum NetBackup Level) BMR Boot Server (Patch - Minimum NetBackup Level) BMR Client (Patch - Minimum NetBackup Level) Notes
CentOS 6 x86-64 Not supported NetBackup 7.6.0.3, GA through Update 4
 
NetBackup 7.7 - CentOS 6 Update 5
NetBackup 7.6.0.3, GA thru Update 4
 
NetBackup 7.7 - CentOS 6 Update 5
NetBackup 8.1.1 is the last release to support CentOS Linux version 6.7 or older operating systems as NetBackup Master, Media or Client. 
           
HP-UX 11.31 IA64 HP-UX 11.31 GA - NetBackup 7.0
 
HP-UX 11.31 Update-March 2012 - 7.5.0.6
HP-UX 11.31 GA  - NetBackup 7.0.1
 
HP-UX 11.31 Update-March 2012 - 7.5.0.6
HP-UX 11.31 GA - NetBackup 7.0.1
 
HP-UX 11.31 Update-March 2012 - 7.5.0.6
 
           
AIX 7.2 POWER

AIX 7.2 GA - NetBackup 7.7.3

AIX 7.2 TL1 - NetBackup 7.7.3

AIX 7.2 GA - NetBackup 8.1.2

AIX 7.2 TL1 - NetBackup 8.1.2

AIX 7.2 GA - NetBackup 8.1.2

AIX 7.2 TL1 - NetBackup 8.1.2

 
AIX 7.1 POWER AIX 7.1 GA through TL2 - NetBackup 7.1
 
AIX 7.1 TL3 - NetBackup 7.1.0.3
 
AIX 7.1 TL4 - NetBackup 7.7.2
AIX 7.1 GA through TL2 - NetBackup 7.5
AIX 7.1 TL3 - NetBackup 7.7.1
 
AIX 7.1 GA through TL2 - NetBackup 7.5
AIX 7.1 TL3 - NetBackup 7.7.1
 
 
AIX 6.1 POWER AIX 6.1 TL1 to TL5 - NetBackup 6.5.4
 
AIX 6.1 TL6 - NetBackup 7.1
 
AIX 6.1 TL7 - NetBackup 7.5
 
AIX 6.1 TL8 - NetBackup 7.6
 
AIX 6.1 TL9 - NetBackup 7.7.1
AIX 6.1 TL1 to TL5 - NetBackup 7.0.1
 
AIX 6.1 TL6 - NetBackup 7.1
 
AIX 6.1 TL7 - NetBackup 7.5
 
AIX 6.1 TL8 - NetBackup 7.6
AIX 6.1 TL9 - NetBackup 7.7.1
AIX 6.1 TL1 to TL5 - NetBackup 7.0.1
 
AIX 6.1 TL6 - NetBackup 7.1
 
AIX 6.1 TL7 - NetBackup 7.5
 
AIX 6.1 TL8 - NetBackup 7.6
 
AIX 6.1 TL9 - NetBackup 7.7.1
           
Windows 2003 x86 - 64 Windows 2003 - NetBackup 6.5.2 Windows 2003 - NetBackup 6.5.4 Windows 2003 - NetBackup 6.5.4 Not supported from NetBackup 7.7
Windows 7
Windows 8
Windows 8.1
Windows 10
x86 - 64
x86 - 64
x86 - 64
x86 - 64
BMR master and boot server are not supported on Windows client operating systems Windows 7 - NetBackup 7.0.1
 
Windows 8 - NetBackup 7.6.0.2
 
Windows 8.1 - NetBackup 7.6.0.2
 
Windows 10 - NetBackup 7.7.2
 
Windows Server 2008 x86 - 64 Windows 2008 - NetBackup 7.0 Windows 2008 - NetBackup 7.0.1, NetBackup 7.6.1 and later does not support the Boot server feature on this CPU architecture. Windows 2008 - NetBackup 7.0.1  
Windows Server 2008 R2 x86 - 64 Windows 2008 R2 - NetBackup 7.0 Windows 2008 R2 - NetBackup 7.0.1 Windows 2008 R2 - NetBackup 7.0.1  
Windows Server 2012 x86 - 64 Windows Server 2012 - NetBackup 7.6.0.2 Windows Server 2012 - NetBackup 7.6.0.2 Windows Server 2012 - NetBackup 7.6.0.2  
Windows Server 2012 R2 x86 - 64 Windows Server 2012 R2 - NetBackup 7.6.0.3 Windows Server 2012 R2 - NetBackup 7.6.0.3 Windows Server 2012 R2 - NetBackup 7.6.0.3  
Windows Server 2016 x86 - 64 Windows Server 2016 - NetBackup 8.0 Windows Server 2016 - NetBackup 8.1.1 Windows Server 2016 - NetBackup 8.1.1 Windows Server 2016 by default formats ReFS volumes with ReFS version 3.1.
During NetBackup 8.1.1 Bare Metal Restore (BMR) restore of Windows Server 2016, the ReFS volumes which are restored are downgraded to ReFS version 1.2
For more information, refer, https://www.veritas.com/support/en_US/article.100041695
           
Oracle Linux 7 x86 -64 Not supported Oracle Linux 7 GA through Update 2 - NetBackup 7.7.3 Oracle Linux 7 GA through Update 2 - NetBackup 7.7.3

NetBackup 7.7.2 and later does not support NetBackup Master Server and BMR Server

NetBackup 8.1.1 is the last release to support Oracle Linux version 6.7 or older operating systems as NetBackup Master, Media or Client.

Oracle Linux 6 x86 -64 Oracle Linux 6 GA through Update 3 -NetBackup 7.5.0.5, Update 4 - NetBackup  7.6.0 Oracle Linux 6 GA through Update 3 -NetBackup 7.5.0.5, Update 4 - NetBackup  7.6.0
Oracle Linux 6 Update 5 and Update 6 - NetBackup 7.7.2
Oracle Linux 6 GA through Update 3 -NetBackup 7.5.0.5, Update 4 - NetBackup  7.6.0
Oracle Linux 6 Update 5 and Update 6 - NetBackup 7.7.2
Oracle Linux 5 x86 -64 Oracle Linux 5 GA through Update 4 - NetBackup 7.0.1
Update 7 - NetBackup 7.5.0.5
Update 8 - NetBackup 7.6.0
Update 9 - NetBackup 7.6.0.3. Update 9 - NetBackup 7.6.0.3.
Oracle Linux 5 GA through Update 4 - NetBackup 7.0.1
Update 7 - NetBackup 7.5.0.5
Update 8 - NetBackup 7.6.0
Update 9 - NetBackup 7.6.0.3. Update 9 - NetBackup 7.6.0.3.
Oracle Linux 5 GA through Update 4 - NetBackup 7.0.1
Update 7 - NetBackup 7.5.0.5
Update 8 - NetBackup 7.6.0
Update 9 - NetBackup 7.6.0.3. Update 9 - NetBackup 7.6.0.3.

Update 5 and 6 are not supported
NetBackup 7.7.2 and later does not support NetBackup Master Server and BMR Server

NetBackup 8.1.1 is the last release to support Oracle Linux version 6.7 or older operating systems as NetBackup Master, Media or Client.

           
Oracle Solaris 11 SPARC Oracle Solaris 11 GA - NetBackup 7.5.0.3
 
Oracle Solaris 11 Update 1 - NetBackup 7.6.0.2
Oracle Solaris 11 GA - NetBackup 7.6
 
Oracle Solaris 11 Update 1 - NetBackup 7.6.0.2
Oracle Solaris 11 GA - NetBackup 7.6
 
Oracle Solaris 11 Update 1 - NetBackup 7.6.0.2
 
           
Oracle Solaris 11 x86 -64

Oracle Solaris 11 GA - NetBackup 7.5.0.3

Oracle Solaris 11 Update 1 - NetBackup 7.6.0.2

Oracle Solaris 11 Update 2 – NetBackup 8.1.2

Oracle Solaris 11 Update 3 – NetBackup 8.1.2

Oracle Solaris 11 GA - NetBackup 7.6
Oracle Solaris 11 Update 1 - NetBackup 7.6.0.2

Oracle Solaris 11 Update 2 – NetBackup 8.1.2

Oracle Solaris 11 Update 3 – NetBackup 8.1.2

Oracle Solaris 11 GA - NetBackup 7.6
Oracle Solaris 11 Update 1 - NetBackup 7.6.0.2

Oracle Solaris 11 Update 2 – NetBackup 8.1.2

Oracle Solaris 11 Update 3 – NetBackup 8.1.2

 
           
Oracle Solaris 10 SPARC Oracle Solaris 10 GA through Update 5 - NetBackup 6.0 MP4
Update 6 to 8 - NetBackup 6.5.5
Update 9 - NetBackup 7.1
Update 10 is supported and requires NetBackup 7.5 
Update 11 is supported and requires NetBackup 7.6
Oracle Solaris 10 GA through Update 5 - NetBackup 6.0 MP4
Update 6 to 8 - NetBackup 6.5.5
Update 9 - NetBackup 7.1
Update 10 is supported and requires NetBackup 7.5 
Update 11 is supported and requires NetBackup 7.6
Oracle Solaris 10 GA through Update 5 - NetBackup 6.0 MP4
Update 6 to 8 - NetBackup 6.5.5
Update 9 - NetBackup 7.1
Update 10 is supported and requires NetBackup 7.5 
Update 11 is supported and requires NetBackup 7.6
 
           
Oracle Solaris 10 x86 - 64 Oracle Solaris 10 GA through Update 5  - NetBackup 6.5.4
Update 6 to 8 - NetBackup 6.5.5
Update 9 - NetBackup 7.1
Update 10 - NetBackup 7.5 
Update 11 - NetBackup 7.6
Oracle Solaris 10 GA through Update 5  - NetBackup 6.5.4
Update 6 to 8 - NetBackup 6.5.5
Update 9 - NetBackup 7.1
Update 10 - NetBackup 7.5 
Update 11 - NetBackup 7.6
Oracle Solaris 10 GA through Update 8 are supported - NetBackup 7.0
Update 6 to 8 - NetBackup 6.5.5
Update 9 - NetBackup 7.1
Update 10 - NetBackup 7.5 
Update 11 - NetBackup 7.6
 
           
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 x86 - 64

RHEL 7 GA through Update 1 - NetBackup 7.6.1.1
 
RHEL 7 update 2 - NetBackup 7.7.1

RHEL 7 update 3 - NetBackup 8.0

RHEL 7 update 4 - NetBackup 8.0

RHEL 7 update 5  - NetBackup 8.1.2

RHEL 7 GA - NetBackup 7.7.
 
RHEL 7 update 1 - NetBackup 7.7.2
 
RHEL 7 update 2 - NetBackup 7.7.3

RHEL 7 update 3 - NetBackup 8.0. See Note.

RHEL 7 update 4  - NetBackup 8.1.2

RHEL 7 update 5  - NetBackup 8.1.2

RHEL 7 GA - NetBackup 7.7.
 
RHEL 7 update 1 - NetBackup 7.7.2
 
RHEL 7 update 2 - NetBackup 7.7.3

RHEL 7 update 3 - NetBackup 8.0

RHEL 7 update 4  - NetBackup 8.1.2

RHEL 7 update 5  - NetBackup 8.1.2

Note: For more information about boot server support, refer to 100040297.
           
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 x86 - 64

RHEL 6 GA - NetBackup 7.1
 
RHEL 6 Update 1 and Update 2 - NetBackup 7.5
 
RHEL 6 update 5 - NetBackup 7.6.0.3
 
RHEL 6 Update 6- NetBackup 7.6.1.1
 
RHEL 6 Update 7 - NetBackup 7.7
 
RHEL 6 Update 8 - NetBackup 7.7.3

RHEL 6 Update 9 - NetBackup 7.7.3

RHEL 6 Update 10 - NetBackup 8.0

RHEL 6 GA through Update 2 - NetBackup 7.5
 
RHEL 6 Update 3 - NetBackup 7.5.0.5
 
RHEL 6 update 4 - NetBackup 7.6
 
RHEL 6 update 5 - NetBackup 7.6.0.3
 
RHEL 6 Update 6- NetBackup 7.6.1.1
 
RHEL 6 Update 7 - NetBackup 7.7
 
RHEL 6 Update 8 - NetBackup 7.7.3

RHEL 6 Update 9 - NetBackup 8.0

RHEL 6 Update 10 - NetBackup 8.0

RHEL 6 GA through Update 2 - NetBackup 7.5
 
RHEL 6 Update 3 - NetBackup 7.5.0.5
 
RHEL 6 update 4 - NetBackup 7.6
 
RHEL 6 update 5 - NetBackup 7.6.0.3
 
RHEL 6 Update 6- NetBackup 7.6.1.1
 
RHEL 6 Update 7 - NetBackup 7.7
 
RHEL 6 Update 8 - NetBackup 7.7.3

RHEL 6 Update 9 - NetBackup 8.0

RHEL 6 Update 10 - NetBackup 8.0

NetBackup 8.1.1 is the last release to support Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 6.7 or older operating systems as NetBackup Master, Media or Client.

Refer document 100034332 for BMR support with NetBackup 8.0

           
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 x86 - 64 RHEL 5 GA through Update 3- NetBackup 6.5.4
 
RHEL 5 Update 4 and Update 5- NetBackup 7.0.1
 
RHEL 5 Update 6- NetBackup 7.1
 
RHEL 5 Update 7 - NetBackup 7.5.0
 
RHEL 5 Update 8 - NetBackup 7.5.0.5
 
RHEL 5 Update 9 - NetBackup 7.6.0
 
RHEL 5 Update 10 - NetBackup 7.6.0.3
RHEL 5 GA through Update 3- NetBackup 6.5.4
 
RHEL 5 Update 4 and Update 5- NetBackup 7.0.1
 
RHEL 5 Update 6- NetBackup 7.1
 
RHEL 5 Update 7 - NetBackup 7.5.0
 
RHEL 5 Update 8 - NetBackup 7.5.0.5
 
RHEL 5 Update 9 - NetBackup 7.6.0
 
RHEL 5 Update 10 - NetBackup 7.6.0.3
RHEL 5 GA through Update 3- NetBackup 6.5.4
 
RHEL 5 Update 4 and Update 5- NetBackup 7.0.1
 
RHEL 5 Update 6- NetBackup 7.1
 
RHEL 5 Update 7 - NetBackup 7.5.0
 
RHEL 5 Update 8 - NetBackup 7.5.0.5
 
RHEL 5 Update 9 - NetBackup 7.6.0
 
RHEL 5 Update 10 - NetBackup 7.6.0.3

NetBackup 8.1 and later does not support this CPU architecture.

           
SUSE Linux 12 x86 - 64

SUSE 12 GA - NetBackup 7.7
 
SUSE 12 SP1 - NetBackup 7.7.1

SUSE 12 SP2 - NetBackup 7.7.2

SUSE 12 SP3 - NetBackup 7.7.2

SUSE 12 GA - NetBackup 7.7.2
 
SUSE 12 SP1 - NetBackup 8.0

SUSE 12 SP 2 – Netbackup 8.1.2

SUSE 12 SP 3 – Netbackup 8.1.2

SUSE 12 GA - NetBackup 7.7.2
 
SUSE 12 SP1 - NetBackup 8.0

SUSE 12 SP 2 – Netbackup 8.1.2

SUSE 12 SP 3 – Netbackup 8.1.2

 
           
SUSE Linux 11 x86 - 64 SUSE 11 GA through SP3 - NetBackup 7.0
 
SUSE 11 SP4 - NetBackup 7.7
SUSE 11 NetBackup 7.0.1, SP1 - NetBackup 7.1 SP2 and SP3 - NetBackup 7.6.0.2
SUSE 11 SP4 - NetBackup 7.7.3
SUSE 11 NetBackup 7.0.1, SP1 - NetBackup 7.1 SP2 and SP3 - NetBackup 7.6.0.2
SUSE 11 SP4 - NetBackup 7.7.3
 

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