Symantec NetBackup Appliances

Symantec understands the shifting needs of the data center and offers the NetBackup appliances as an additional option for customers to simplify deployment and maintenance of marketing-leading NetBackup.The NetBackup appliances are ideal for customers looking for turnkey solutions for their organization. The appliances enable efficient, storage-optimized data protection for the data center, remote office and virtual environments.


  • Simple–Easy to install, configure, and use.
  • Scalable–Modular capacity depending on data center needs.
  • Flexible–Source or target deduplication, a solution for the data center, remote office/branch office and virtual machine backups.
  • Reliable–enterprise-class hardware and software.

Key Features

The NetBackup appliances share many common features: 

  • Installs in minutes
  • Built-in client and target deduplication
  • Inline and post-process deduplication
  • Optimized synthetic backup to minimize data movement
  • Bandwidth efficient, built-in disk to disk replication for disaster recovery and an alternative solution to tape based vaulting
  • Tape support for long term data retention
  • Hardware monitoring with call home feature
Symantec NetBackup Appliances

Symantec NetBackup Appliances


Product Families

Symantec’s NetBackup Appliance family consists of two series: 

  • NetBackup 5200 series – a single-vendor enterprise backup appliance with deduplication that can be deployed as a master server, media server, or both for a NetBackup domain.
  • NetBackup 5000 series – a content aware, scalable global deduplication appliance for the enterprise.

Ease of Installation

NetBackup appliances come preinstalled with all necessary hardware and software components and can be set up within minutes.

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