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NetBackup Assessment Test

Topics Covered

  • Granular recovery
  • Alternate server restore
  • Command line options
  • UNIX Server properties
  • Resource Limit properties
  • Clean-up properties

Useful for hiring

  • NetBackup Admin
  • Administrator - Netbackup storage

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You are setting up the Netbackup granular recovery configuration for a windows installation. In the given scenario, you should consider enabling NFS on which of the following?

1. NetBackup media servers
2. Active Directory domain controllers
3. LDS hosts

    • Only 1,2

    • Only 2,3

    • Only 1,3

    • All 1,2,3


You are performing an alternate server restore by changing the contents of the NetBackup catalogs. In which of these conditions would this be considered prudent?

1. Media is moved to an off-site location where a media server exists
2. A robot is moved from one server to another

    • Only 1

    • Only 2

    • Both 1,2

    • None of the mentioned


How many socket connections are required to accommodate the Remote Network Transport Service on a windows server if the Resilient Network properties in Netbackup are turned ON?

    • 1

    • 2

    • 3

    • 4

Test details:

NetBackup assessment test helps tech recruiters & hiring managers to assess candidates’  skills related to implementation, support, and maintenance of NetBackup. NetBackup online test is designed by experienced subject matter experts (SMEs) to assess and hire job fit NetBackup administrator as per the industry standards.

NetBackup pre-employment test may contain MCQ's (Multiple Choice Questions), MAQ's (Multiple Answer Questions), Fill in the Blank, Descriptive, Whiteboard Questions, Audio / Video Questions, True or False.

Test Duration: 20 minutes

10 Application Questions

Test description:

Veritas NetBackup, formerly known as Symantec NetBackup is an enterprise-level heterogeneous backup and recovery suite. NetBackup mostly backs up and restores files, directories and raw partitions on a server. Veritas NetBackup supports major databases such as Oracle, Microsoft SQL, Microsoft Windows, UNIX and Linux operating systems. NetBackup is one of the single solutions which is used for the entire enterprise, available on a converged platform. Veritas NetBackup requires minimal administration in a largest and dynamic environment.

NetBackup skills test enables employers and recruiters to identify potential NetBackup admins by evaluating practical knowledge of the candidate. For this reason, we have included scenario/case study based questions in the assessment.
Online NetBackup test helps to screen the candidates who possess traits as follows: 
1.  Excellent knowledge of command line execution of various NetBackup commands
2.  Ability to configure NetBackup encryption (SKLM/TKLM encryption) for tape media
3.  Ability to install & configure the client, media and master server
4.  Strong experience in developing and supporting overall business continuity management & disaster recovery processes

You can also get a customized test to have questions on the latest version of Veritas NetBackup.
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