Veritas NetBackup™ for Hyper-V Administrator's Guide
- Notes and prerequisites
- Configure NetBackup communication with Hyper-V
- Configure NetBackup policies for Hyper-V
- Backup options on the Hyper-V tab
- Hyper-V - Advanced Attributes
- Browse for Hyper-V virtual machines
- Configure Hyper-V Intelligent Policies
- NetBackup Hyper-V for SCVMM
- Windows Server failover cluster support
- Virtual machine maintenance after a restore
- Back up and restore Hyper-V
- Restoring individual files to a shared location on the virtual machine
- Use Accelerator to back up Hyper-V
- Best practices and more information
- NetBackup logs for Hyper-V and how to create them
- Errors during policy creation
- NetBackup status codes related to Hyper-V
- Appendix A. VSS backup method: Hyper-V online and offline backups
- Appendix B. Hyper-V pass-through disks
- Appendix C. NetBackup commands to back up and restore Hyper-V virtual machines
- Examples of nbrestorevm for restoring VMs to Hyper-V
NetBackup requirements for Hyper-V Intelligent Policy
The system where the NetBackup Administration Console runs must have access to the Hyper-V server.
For the policies that back up VMs that reside in a Hyper-V cluster: The NetBackup master server should not be installed on any Hyper-V nodes of the cluster. If the master server resides on one of the nodes, you cannot log on to the NetBackup Administration Console.
If the policy'soption is set to , certain special characters are not supported in the name.
The following characters are supported: ASCII letters a through z (uppercase and lowercase), numbers 0 through 9, hyphen (-), period (.), underscore (_), plus sign (+), left and right parentheses (), spaces.
If the display name contains unsupported characters, set the Primary VM identifier to VM GUID, or to VM hostname if a host name is available.
Refer to the following Veritas document for support information and additional requirements for Hyper-V Intelligent Policy: