Using fssnap we can quickly take a temporary snapshot of any UFS file system and then use that snapshot for backup operations.
You can use the zfs send command to send a copy of a snapshot stream and receive the snapshot stream in another pool
ZFS has the ability to send and receive data. This can be used to combine snapshots, create backups, or replicate data between servers
Basically, a snapshot is read-only copy of a file system (for the purpose of backup).
Overview of NetWorker Snapshot Policy Attributes
With 2003 and earlier versions of Windows you were able to choose whether to use VSS to backup or not. With 2008 it is the only option available.
NMM enables more granular backup and recovery than a standard VSS SHAREPOINT save set which can only be restored in its entirety.
Failed to create a VSS snapshot and it is required in order to run a system state backup.
This video covers the prerequisites for configuring Snapshot Management, as well as using the client configuration wizard to create a client.
There are NetWorker modules for databases, email servers, enterprise applications and snapshot management.
The difference between a snapshot and a clone is that a clone is a writable, mountable copy of the file system.
The eXtended System Control Facility Unit (XSCFU) is a service processor that operates and administrates both midrange servers