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 += Netbackup Bare Metal Restore (BMR) =
 +This is an overview page for the implementation of Bare Metal Restore at warmetal. Bare Metal Restore is a Symantec Netbackup product to restore complete systems to the same or other hardware. \\
 +For the Symantec NetBackup BMR Administrators Guide, click [[http://​​business/​support/​resources/​sites/​BUSINESS/​content/​live/​DOCUMENTATION/​3000/​DOC3680/​en_US/​NetBackup_AdminGuide_BMR.pdf|here (PDF)]]. \\
 +For the technote on how to restore to alternate hardware, click [[http://​​docs/​TECH87329|here]]. \\
 += Bare Metal Restore Overview =
 +See this picture (source NetBackup BMR Administrator Guide) for an overview on Bare Metal Restore: \\
 +{{bmrstartpage01.jpg}} \\
 +As you can see, you'll need an BMR boot server per OS you need to restore using BMR. For our environment that meant Solaris, Red Hat and Windows. ​
 += BMR Project Approach =
 +Because NetBackup was already implemented in our environment not every step as described in the NetBackup BMR Administrator Guide was required to be executed. Some steps were already done in previous attempts and some steps are simply not required when NetBackup is already in place as your backup solution. For our environment,​ the following steps were determined as required: \\
 +{{bmrstartpage02.jpg}} \\
 +To document these steps in an easily overviewable fashion execution and documentation were splitted in three steps: Solaris, Red Hat and Windows. See below for detailed documentation on these steps.
 += Bare Metal Restore Solaris =
 +Solaris BMR documentation:​ \\
 +[[installsolaris10u8|Documentation on installing Solaris 10 Update 8]] \\
 +[[netbackupsolarisbmr|Extensive description on configuring NetBackup Bare Metal Restore for Solaris.]] \\
 +[[netbackupsolarisbmrrestore|Report on a test restore of Solaris using BMR.]] \\
 += Bare Metal Restore Red Hat =
 +Red Hat BMR documentation:​ \\
 +[[installredhat5|Short notes on what te keep in mind during installation.]] \\
 +[[netbackupredhatbmr|Extensive description on configuring NetBackup Bare Metal Restore for Red Hat.]] \\
 += Bare Metal Restore Windows =
 +Windows BMR documentation:​ \\
 +[[netbackupwindowsbmr|Description on all Windows Related Steps for the BMR Environment.]] \\
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