250-270 Administration of Symantec Net Backup 7.0 Unix Exam Set 4

Which network setting converts the host name to an IP address if reverse host lookup fails?


Options are :

  • temporary
  • prohibited
  • allowed
  • restricted

Answer :restricted

ST0-91W ST0-91W Symantec NetBackup 7.0 for Windows Exam Set 5

Which two Global Client Attributes can be over-ridden? (Select two.)


Options are :

  • general client attributes
  • allow client restores
  • allow server file writes
  • client connect options
  • allow client browse

Answer :allow client restores allow client browse

A company purchased and installed a new robotic tape library controlled by Symantec NetBackup 7.0. This device has been configured in Symantec NetBackup and needs to be tested prior to initiating any backups. Which command should be run to verify robotic library functionality?


Options are :

  • robtest
  • nbdevquery
  • libtest
  • vmverify

Answer :robtest

What does Media Manager do when a volume reaches maximum mounts?


Options are :

  • freeze the tape
  • return the tape to scratch pool
  • expire the tape
  • suspend the tape

Answer :suspend the tape

ST0-247 Symantec Cluster Server 6.1 for UNIX Technical Exam Set 2

By default, new media is assigned to which volume pool during robot inventory without a configured barcode rule?


Options are :

  • Scratch
  • CatalogBackup
  • NetBackup
  • None

Answer :NetBackup

A Symantec NetBackup 7.0 customer has a scratch pool named "scratch." The customer uses a backup policy named XYZ to initiate daily backups of several client systems and uses a volume pool named VOL99. When does Symantec NetBackup move a tape from the scratch pool to the volume pool used by the XYZ backup policy?


Options are :

  • when there are zero ACTIVE tapes with available space remaining in the VOL99 volume pool and a new XYZ backup job is run
  • when there are five or fewer ACTIVE tapes in any volume pool and a new XYZ backup job is run
  • when the scratch pool is listed as the destination volume pool in the XYZ backup policy and a new XYZ backup job is run
  • when there is only one ACTIVE tape left with any available space in the VOL99 volume pool and a new XYZ backup job is run

Answer :when there are zero ACTIVE tapes with available space remaining in the VOL99 volume pool and a new XYZ backup job is run

Five media servers are configured in a storage unit group and media server load balancing is configured. There are 20 backups currently running from ten clients across the LAN. A new backup is started. What is the first criteria Symantec NetBackup 7.0 uses to determine which media server to use for the backup?


Options are :

  • the media server that has themost blank tapes assigned
  • server rank, based on the media server performance
  • server rank, based on the Device Management Service
  • the media server that has the most free disk space

Answer :server rank, based on the media server performance

251-312 Administration of Symantec Backup Exec 12 for Exam Set 2

A company needs to update the volume configuration. Which prerequisite must be met before proceeding?


Options are :

  • The robotic library must be configured with a robot type.
  • The robotic library must contain media type HCART.
  • The robotic library must be TLD.
  • The Symantec NetBackup environment must consist of at least one Media ID generation rule.

Answer :The robotic library must be configured with a robot type.

What is the default media server SCSI reserve setting?


Options are :

  • SPC-2 SCSI reserve
  • SPC-3 SCSI reserve
  • SCSI Persistent reserve
  • SPC-4 SCSI reserve

Answer :SPC-2 SCSI reserve

A Prioritized storage unit group is configured with two BasicDisk storage units and one tape storage unit that is configured with three DLT tape drives. What happens if a backup is running on this storage unit group and one of the two BasicDisk storage units becomes full as the job is being written to it?


Options are :

  • The backup fails because spanning is only allowed on tape storage units.
  • The backup continues on another media server if "media server spanning" is enabled and a storage unit is free.
  • The backup can continue on the other disk storage unit (if available) in the group if "disk spanning" is enabled.
  • The backup continues to a tape on the same media server.

Answer :The backup can continue on the other disk storage unit (if available) in the group if "disk spanning" is enabled.

ST0-91W ST0-91W Symantec NetBackup 7.0 for Windows Exam Set 4

An administer needs to limit the activity to a disk storage unit. Which setting modification should the administrator implement?


Options are :

  • decrease the Max Concurrent Write Drives setting
  • decrease the Low Water Mark setting
  • None
  • increase the High Water Mark setting
  • decrease the Max Concurrent Job setting

Answer :decrease the Max Concurrent Job setting

ST0-91W Symantec NetBackup 7.0 for Windows (STS) Test Set 4

An administrator needs to protect busy Microsoft Exchange server databases using a hardware provider. The administrator needs to perform the backup without impacting the Microsoft Exchange server CPU or disk resources. What should the administrator do to accomplish this?


Options are :

  • enable the Master Server Property - Client Attribute "Enable Windows Open File Backups" to use Microsoft Volume Shadow Copy Service (VSS)
  • enable the "Perform snapshot backup" policy attribute, choose the auto Snapshot method, and select the "Perform off-host backup" attribute
  • enable the "Perform snapshot backup" policy attribute, choose thevxvm Snapshot method, and select the "Perform off-host backup" attribute
  • enable the Master Server Property - Client Attribute "Enable Windows Open File Backups" to use Veritas Snapshot Provider (VSP)

Answer :enable the "Perform snapshot backup" policy attribute, choose the auto Snapshot method, and select the "Perform off-host backup" attribute

An administrator configures STU-A with the "On Demand Only" option. When will backups write to this storage unit?


Options are :

  • when the Any Available storage unit is selected in the policy
  • when all other storage units are unavailable
  • when the policy specifies STU-A as an attribute
  • when the storage unit specified in the policy is full or unavailable

Answer :when the policy specifies STU-A as an attribute

Which tab in the new policy dialog box allows an administrator to select a volume pool?


Options are :

  • Media
  • Pool
  • Attributes
  • Volume

Answer :Attributes

ST0-91W ST0-91W Symantec NetBackup 7.0 For Windows Exam Set 10

What is the recommended policy type for configuring a Mac client?


Options are :

  • NDMP
  • MacOSX
  • Apple-Mac
  • Standard

Answer :Standard

Which information does the Activity Monitor display?


Options are :

  • administrative console reports
  • volume groups
  • queued jobs
  • media logs

Answer :queued jobs

What is the default media multiplexing level on a policy schedule?


Options are :

  • 3
  • 2
  • 1
  • 0

Answer :1

ST0-91W Symantec NetBackup 7.0 for Windows (STS) Test Set 5

What are two ways to include files for backups on a UNIX client? (Select two.)


Options are :

  • use the policy backup selections
  • use the /usr/openv/netbackup/include_list file
  • use a storage lifecycle policy
  • use Data Classifications
  • use thebpinclude command

Answer :use the policy backup selections use the /usr/openv/netbackup/include_list file

Refer to the exhibit. The UNIX client in the exhibit is backed up with a selections list that contains the ALL_LOCAL_DRIVES directive. How many data streams are created for this backup?


Options are :

  • one
  • four
  • two
  • three

Answer :three

Which information is backed up by a cumulative incremental backup schedule?


Options are :

  • files and folders that have changed since the last full backup
  • only folders that have changed since the last incremental backup
  • files and folders that have changed since the last incremental backup
  • only files that have changed since the last incremental backup

Answer :files and folders that have changed since the last full backup

ST0-248 Symantec Storage Foundation 6.1 UNIX Technical Exam Set 4

An administrator has created a schedule named "full" within a policy named "unixclients" for a UNIX client. Where should the administrator create the exclude list for this policy?


Options are :

  • /usr/openv/netbackup/exclude list.unixclients.full
  • /usr/openv/netbackup/client/exclude list.full.unixclients
  • /usr/openv/netbackup/client/exclude list.unixclients.full
  • /usr/openv/netbackup/exclude list.full.unixclients

Answer :/usr/openv/netbackup/exclude list.unixclients.full

AdvancedDisk storage units are unable to span which type of backup targets?


Options are :

  • a volume with a different file system
  • a different volume in the disk pool
  • from one disk array to another
  • from one disk pool to another

Answer :from one disk pool to another

Which two are valid Media Manager storage unit types? (Select two.)


Options are :

  • BasicDisk
  • AdvancedDisk
  • Robot
  • NDMP devices
  • standalone tape drive

Answer :Robot standalone tape drive

ST0-247 Symantec Cluster Server 6.1 for UNIX Technical Test Set 3

An organization has the following requirements for a server's backup data: Two copies need to be retained for the same backup datA. One copy needs to be sent to disk with a retention period of one month. A second copy needs to be sent to tape with a retention period of six months. The copy on disk may only be automatically deleted by Symantec NetBackup 7.0 after one month. Because of licensing, this must be configured avoiding using storage lifecycle policies. How can a Symantec NetBackup 7.0 administrator configure a backup policy, maximizing automation, to meet these requirements?


Options are :

  • create a basic disk staging storage unit with a fixed retention of one month and staging to tape with a retention of six months; configure the backup policy to use this disk
  • configure the backup policy so that the schedule runs multiple backups: one to basic disk with one month retention, and one to tape with six months retention
  • configure the backup policy to back up to a basic disk with retention of one month; run thebpduplicate command to duplicate to tape with retention of six months
  • configure two identical schedules for the same policy, then configure one schedule to go to a basic disk with retention of one month and configure the other schedule to go to tape with retention of six months

Answer :configure the backup policy so that the schedule runs multiple backups: one to basic disk with one month retention, and one to tape with six months retention

Which storage unit types are supported with synthetic backup?


Options are :

  • Media Manager and NDMP storage units only
  • Media Manager storage units
  • Disk and Media Manager storage units only
  • Disk and NDMP storage units only

Answer :Disk and Media Manager storage units only

What must be done to remove an AdvancedDisk pool from a media server?


Options are :

  • remove the disk volumes one at a time
  • remove storage units and expire images that target the disk pool
  • expire the credentials from the storage server
  • clear the high and low water marks

Answer :remove storage units and expire images that target the disk pool

ST0-247 Symantec Cluster Server 6.1 for UNIX Technical Exam Set 1

An administrator configures storage units STU-A and STU-B into a storage unit group in Failover mode. If STU-A is busy, what does STU-B do?


Options are :

  • write backups to tape if disk staging is enabled
  • queue remaining jobs and wait for STU-A to become available
  • fail over and write backups to STU-B
  • fail the job with a status code 219: Required storage unit is unavailable

Answer :queue remaining jobs and wait for STU-A to become available

An administrator needs to back up a server with a large file system that contains many files. On a daily basis, very little data changes on this file system. Which approach minimizes the total backup time for a given month?


Options are :

  • run full backups weekly and cumulative incremental backups daily
  • run full backups weekly and differential incremental backups daily
  • run full backups monthly, cumulative incremental backups weekly, and differential incremental backups daily
  • run fullbackups monthly and differential incremental backups daily

Answer :run fullbackups monthly and differential incremental backups daily

In addition to the full backup schedule type, which other schedule can be configured as a synthetic backup?


Options are :

  • Automatic Backup
  • differential incremental backup
  • application backup
  • user backup
  • cumulative incremental backup

Answer :cumulative incremental backup

ST0-247 Symantec Cluster Server 6.1 for UNIX Technical Exam Set 12

An administrator needs to configure a backup policy to run only on the 1st and 15th day of each month. The Calendar Schedule tab is absent from the schedule window. How does the administrator get the Calendar Schedule tab to display, so that the schedule can be configured for specific days?


Options are :

  • enable specific days using the master server's host properties
  • change the schedule type from Frequency to Calendar
  • enable specific days using the bpplsched command line
  • configure a start window within the schedule

Answer :change the schedule type from Frequency to Calendar

A UNIX client has the following mount points defined: /var /usr /opt /home A backup policy for this client has "Allow multiple data streams" enabled and contains a backup selections list with the ALL_LOCAL DRIVES directive. It also contains an EXCLUDE list that excludes /home. What happens when this backup policy runs?


Options are :

  • The backup completes successfully.
  • The backup job for /home fails because /home is excluded.
  • The backup job for /home is partially successful because /home is excluded
  • Backup jobs are created for all mount points except for /home.

Answer :The backup job for /home fails because /home is excluded.

Refer to the exhibit. A full backup schedule has been set up as frequency-based and has been set to run once per week. The schedule's start window has been set up as shown in the exhibit. The following events occurred last week: The scheduled backup ran automatically on Monday and was successful. A manual backup was run on Tuesday and was successful. A manual backup was run on Thursday and failed. This week, when will the backup run next?


Options are :

  • Monday
  • Saturday
  • Tuesday
  • Wednesday

Answer :Wednesday

250-265 Data Protection Administration UNIX Practice Test Set 4

The Symantec NetBackup 7.0 master server has a Microsoft Windows policy that protects over 500 desktops and laptops at a given site using the directive ALL_LOCAL_DRIVES. The backup window for this policy is between 3 p.m.-5 p.m. and is unshared with any other policy. When the backup window for this policy is open, the overall performance of the disk storage unit gets degraded. Which setting should the administrator modify to reduce the number of concurrent streams writing to the disk storage unit to 10 during the backup window?


Options are :

  • disable the "Enable Multiplexing" attribute for the storage unit
  • disable the "Enable multiple data streams" attribute to eliminate parent jobs from being created
  • enable multiplexing for the storage unit and set the value to 10
  • enable the "Limit Jobs per policy" attribute

Answer :enable the "Limit Jobs per policy" attribute

An administrator has been asked to configure a policy with multiple tape copies enabled. How is this accomplished?


Options are :

  • from the Schedules tab,select Override Storage Unit
  • from the Attributes tab, enable Allow multiple data streams
  • from the Schedules tab, add a new schedule and enableMultiple copies
  • from the Attributes tab,enable Multiple copies

Answer :from the Schedules tab, add a new schedule and enableMultiple copies

When installing Symantec NetBackup 7.0 on UNIX, what is the default location for the Symantec NetBackup and Media Manager binaries?


Options are :

  • /sbin/openv
  • /bin/openv
  • /usr/openv
  • /opt/bin

Answer :/usr/openv

ST0-247 Symantec Cluster Server 6.1 for UNIX Technical Test Set 4

Which policy attribute should the administrator configure to recover individual messages and Public Folders databases from Microsoft Exchange server backups?


Options are :

  • enable granular backups
  • enable Network File System (NFS)
  • enable NetBackup File System (NBFS)
  • enable granular recovery

Answer :enable granular recovery

Some UNIX clients are being backed up using the policy type Standard using the directive ALL_LOCAL_DRIVES. The amount of data being backed up per client in each backup session is much larger than the data available on each client. Which change should the administrator make to avoid the local server data from being backed up repetitively?


Options are :

  • disable the attribute "Collect true image restore information with move detection"
  • disable the attribute "Cross mount points"
  • disable the attribute "Follow NFS"
  • add the following entry to the file list "UNSET_ALL"

Answer :disable the attribute "Cross mount points"

The backup schedule for an application is unpredictable. Which backup type in Symantec NetBackup 7.0 enables the client to run a backup when required without administrator intervention?


Options are :

  • manual backup
  • immediate backup
  • frequency-based backup
  • user backup

Answer :user backup

ST0-247 Symantec Cluster Server 6.1 for UNIX Technical Exam Set 5

After a primary data center site failure, an administrator needs to perform a catalog restore in the disaster recovery site. The administrator has the catalog tapes, however because the email server was in the primary data center, the disaster recovery email is unavailable. How should the administrator recover the catalog after installing Symantec NetBackup 7.0 on the server?


Options are :

  • run the "bprecover -wizard -nodrfile" command
  • locate the disaster recovery file path to determine whether a DR file exists
  • import the tape and enable the "Recapture DR file" option
  • use the Catalog Recovery wizard and select the option for "Recover entire NetBackup catalog without DR file (Not recommended)"

Answer :locate the disaster recovery file path to determine whether a DR file exists

A Symantec NetBackup 7.0 master server is backing up three clients over a slow WAN link to a single tape drive with multiplexing set to 1 for the storage unit. The WAN link is prone to periodic network interruptions outside of the administrator's control. What should the administrator do to ensure that a backup of these clients can be completed successfully in the shortest time period?


Options are :

  • enable the "Perform snapshot backups" attribute to ensure that the backups can be completed
  • enable the "Checkpoint" attribute on the policy to ensure the backups can be completed
  • configure the bandwidth settings in host properties of the master server to allow the slow-running backups to complete
  • choose the "Enable Granular Recovery" attribute so that the client splits the data into smaller chunks before sending it to the storage unit

Answer :enable the "Checkpoint" attribute on the policy to ensure the backups can be completed

How can new volumes be added to an existing AdvancedDisk storage pool with minimal impact on the environment?


Options are :

  • right-click the disk pool and select Change and then select Add Volumes
  • create a disk pool for the new volumes and merge it with the existing pool
  • run the Configure Disk Pool Wizard to modify the existing pool
  • right-click the disk pool and select Extend to add the new volumes

Answer :create a disk pool for the new volumes and merge it with the existing pool

ST0-91W ST0-91W Symantec NetBackup 7.0 for Windows Exam Set 4

Which backup selections list backs up all .doc files and all .pdf files on a UNIX client?


Options are :

  • {*.doc,*.pdf}
  • [*.doc,*.pdf]
  • /*.doc,/*.pdf
  • *.doc,*.pdf

Answer :{*.doc,*.pdf}

An organization needs to automatically back up a server's data every other Sunday with a backup start window from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. It is expected that manual backups will never be run. How can this backup be configured to ensure that the backup runs every other Sunday as accurately as possible?


Options are :

  • Schedule type: Frequency, once per 2 weeks
  • Schedule type:CalendarCalendar Schedule: Recurring Week Days: 2nd and 4th Sunday
  • Schedule type:CalendarCalendar Schedule: Recurring Week Days: 1st and 3rd Sunday
  • Schedule type: Frequency, once per 13 days

Answer :Schedule type: Frequency, once per 13 days

After mounting the Symantec NetBackup 7.0 for a UNIX client DVD, which command is used for installation?


Options are :

  • /install_client
  • /install_nbu
  • ./setup
  • ./install

Answer :./install

ST0-135 Symantec Network Access Control 12 Technical Exam Set 4

A Symantec NetBackup 7.0 administrator at a remote hospital needs to store secure copies of protected data on tape media at an offsite location. What should the administrator do to automatically eject tape media daily and create detailed reports?


Options are :

  • use tape drives that support hardware encryption anduse a Vault policy to perform automated ejects and create reports
  • use tape drives that support hardware encryption anduse a storage lifecycle policy to perform automated ejects and create reports
  • configure a storage lifecycle policy to enable automatic ejects and create reports then enable the Encryption attribute on the policy
  • configure a Vault policy and enable the Encryption attribute on the policy

Answer :use tape drives that support hardware encryption anduse a Vault policy to perform automated ejects and create reports

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