If you have multiplexed backups then, say maybe 8 backups per drive, then
you could see about 2MB/s average - but anyway that still seems slow.
Is the master server the only server (i.e. no proper single purpose media
What version of LTO do you use? (LTO1, LTO2, LTO3, trialing LTO4 perhaps?)
How big is yr SAN pipe? 1Gb, 2Gb, 4Gb or 10Gb?
SAN direct attached tape drives, or SCSI via a gateway/bridge?
How many clients?
The only reason I ask, is that NetBackup is SOOOooooo configurable, that
your only a clear description (from *all* the NetBackup angles) will help
others in determining where your problem(s) lie.
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> have the following:
> Master server:
> Netbackup 5.1 MP4
> Dual 2.0 Gig Intel Zeon processors
> 2 gigs of Ram
> 100 full duplex
> fiber channel card connected through the SAN to a IBM 3584 tape library
> with 6 LTO GEN tape drives.
> I am not sure where the problem is most of my backup run at 2000 KB per
> (I think this is pretty slow) Are there any configurations that that
> would suggest?
> My master server is set to 100 full duplex, does the client side need to
> be set to 100 full duplex as well?