Although each product varies in complexity and depth of technical knowledge, all certification exams target customers in an administrative role, cover core elements measuring technical knowledge against factors such as configuration, product administration, day-to-day monitoring, maintenance, and basic troubleshooting (diagnosis and/or repair).
This program consists of technical exams at a product/version level that validate that the successful candidate has knowledge and skills necessary to configure and maintain NetBackup version
Passing this exam will result in a Veritas Certified Specialist (VCS) certification and counts towards the requirements for a Veritas Certified Professional (VCP) certification in Data Protection.
Describe how to configure various master/media/client settings and host properties using the NetBackup administration console.
Describe how to configure removable media, volume pools, and volume groups.
Describe how to configure tape and disk storage, storage units, and storage unit groups.
Describe how to configure and utilize policy attributes.
Describe how to configure and utilize policy scheduling.
Explain how to configure and utilize policy clients and backup selections.
Explain how to implement specialized backup solutions including synthetic backups, True Image Restore (TIR), multiple data streams, multiplexing, checkpoint restart, and the use of backup duplication solutions such as disk staging, Storage Lifecycle Policies, and Auto Image Replication.
Describe the function, uses, and administration of the NetBackup deduplication options, such as media server deduplication, client-side deduplication, optimized duplication, storage server and NetBackup Accelerator.
Describe how to perform catalog backup configuration tasks.
Monitor and Maintain NetBackup
Describe how to obtain and install NetBackup release updates.
Describe media and image retention concepts and how to use the NetBackup administration console to verify, expire, import, and manually duplicate backup images.
Describe how to manage NetBackup disk storage, tape devices and tape media.
Interpret available reports to verify and monitor NetBackup.
Describe how and when to prioritize, cancel, suspend, resume, restart, retry or manually run backup and duplication jobs.
Describe how to initiate, prioritize, and monitor NetBackup restore jobs.
Analyze, optimize, and tune NetBackup.
Interpret status codes and job details in order to diagnose and troubleshoot failed jobs.
Troubleshoot devices and media, including connectivity between master, media, and client.
Troubleshoot common issues related to NetBackup disaster recovery including recovering the NetBackup catalog.
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