Author: Ali YAZICI

Advantages of using Commvault WorkFlow

  I created too many important workflows on Commvault. The use cases where I used workflows are as follows: Repetitive restore tests, Conditional backup that makes some operations before it, Create snapshots and mount snap disks to hosts from Hitachi,…

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Protect Commvault Disk Libraries from Ransomware

To protect disk libraries from Ramsomware, you can activate Ramsomware Protection on properties of Commvault Media agent http://documentation.commvault.com/commvault/v11/article?p=features/disk_library/t_enable_ransomware_mediaagent.htm Another important feature, you can get alert if commvault backed up encrypted ransomware files http://documentation.commvault.com/commvault/v11/article?p=features/disk_library/r_ransomware_protection.htm

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Security Tips for Storage and Backup Admins

1. EMC Networker: Change “remote access” option *@*  on every client” –> https://sysarticles.com/emc-networker-security-exploit-that-remote-access/ 2. Veritas Netbackup: Remove No.Restrictions file –> https://sysarticles.com/security-expolit-on-netbackup-no-restrictions/ 3. EMC VMAX: Change default password of SMC user in unisphere (take snapshot or backup before changing. If you would get…

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Security expolit on Netbackup (No.Restrictions)

Sometimes we or some consultants put No.Restrictions file in “INSTALL DIR\netbackup\db\altnames” directory, this option  makes our work easier. But it is a security risk, because of every netbackup client on the your network can restore data from any other clients. So, anybody can restore data…

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EMC Networker security exploit that “Remote access”

If you didn’t care when you installed EMC networker software, some consultants enter an option *@* for every client, this means that every networker client on the your network can restore data from any other clients. So, anybody can restore…

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How to Expand a Striped Meta on EMC VMAX (Disk büyütme işlemi)

1. Create new meta devices that you will add to disk: symconfigure -cmd “create dev count=X, size=Y cyl, emulation=FBA, config=TDEV, mvs_ssid=0, device_attr=SCSI3_persist_reserv;” prepare / commit ·        Change the X and Y to the correct values for your environment ·         Make a note of the device IDs, I’ll…

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Netapp E Series Test Result

Netapp Properties: Model: E5400 (E5400A-12GB-R6) 2 controller, 8 FC port(8 Gbit) 17 800GB SSD disk(16 data, 1 spare) Aggrigate raid level: 5 Luns(2 Luns created, owner of N:\ is controller B and owner of L:\ is controller A) segment size:…

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Commvault Simpana 10 SP11 güncellemesi sırasında çıkan hata çözümü

Commvault Simpana 10 SP11 güncellemesi sırasında MSSQL servisleri kapandıktan sonra açılmıyor ise ve Event viewer Application Loglarında aşağıdaki hataları görüyor iseniz: * Initializing the FallBack certificate failed with error code: 15, state: 1, error number: 6000. * TDSSNIClient initialization failed…

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