To calculate the speed of your backup jobs is still not a easy task within Data Protector, you need to monitor the session, to write down the start time, to write down the GB written and finally you need to calculate the speed. So, here are the good news, this is now automated. Just hold on! Was this article not already posted previously. Yes, you are right the old article can be found here: https://www.data-protector.org/wordpress/2012/07/omnispeed/. Because of the many changes in the new version a new article was created. To use the tool download and extract the version into the bin folder in omniback on your Windows cell server or on a client with installed GUI and execute it, thats it. If you are not running on Windows, please have a look at the help screen. Please keep in mind: the values displayed are the average throughput for the currently
The new version of OMNISPEED is available. Version 2.0 was especially developed for Data Protector 8.XX environments and supports HP-UX (Itanium) 11.31, Linux (RedHat and SUSE Linux Enterprise Server) and Microsoft Windows (2008 R2, 2012 and 2012 R2) for the Data Protector versions 8.00, 8.01 and 8.1X. The most important change is a direct connection to the internal database, therefore the tool must run on the cell server directly. Other changes include the increased runtime of 48 hours, to run the script for X times and the calculation for B2D devices (StoreOnce Gateways – Software/Hardware). The tool supports the international versions of Data Protector; this includes English, French, Japanese and tradtional Chinese, no matter which reginal settings are used. However, the output is in English. Because of the direct connection to the internal database, the runtime is faster. This allows an decreased value for the measurements; it is set to
Update 2012.07.24: Sometimes it can take longer than expected… however the new version has been finished. All language settings were tested (I got a lot of feedback, thanks. To get a list of supported languages use -language – see help). In addition in the new version historical data / sessions are displayed (Example -session=2012/07/24-2). The version number has been changed to A 00.01.04. There will only one Version for both platforms – 32Bit and 64Bit. The new version can be found below. To calculate the speed of your backup jobs is not a easy task within Data Protector, you need to monitor the session, to write down the start time, to write down the GB written and finally to calculate the speed. So, here are the good news, this work I automated for you. Please donwload the new tool omnispeed from link below, it allows you to monitor the backup
Please find below all available downloads from this blog. BRICK – Backup Related Information Collector and Keeper – Version 2.0 https://www.data-protector.org/wordpress/?s=BRICK EADR for Cell Server – DP 9.06 on Windows 2012 R2 https://www.data-protector.org/wordpress/2016/05/prepare-and-execute-eadr-cell-server-on-windows-2012-r2-data-protector-9-06/ Data Protector Best Practice Guide https://www.data-protector.org/wordpress/?s=best+practice+guide BRICK – Backup Related Information Collector and Keeper – Version 1.20 (Pre 1.10 versions removed) https://www.data-protector.org/wordpress/?s=BRICK OMNILISTFREEDEVS – lists free devices www.data-protector.org/wordpress/?s=OMNILISTFREEDEVS OMNISPEED v2.00 HP-UX / Linux / Windows https://www.data-protector.org/wordpress/2014/03/omnispeed-2-0-data-protector-8-xx-hp-ux-linux-windows/ EADR for Cell Server – DP 8.1X on Windows 2012 R2 https://www.data-protector.org/wordpress/2014/04/eadr-cell-server-dp-8-1x-windows-2012-r2 OMNISPEED – average speed and current speed of running and completed sessions https://www.data-protector.org/wordpress/?s=OMNISPEED+average+speed+and+current+speed Simple Media Vaulting / Off-Site Tape Vaulting https://www.data-protector.org/wordpress/?s=Simple+Media+Vaulting Data Protector 6.2 Scheduler https://www.data-protector.org/wordpress/?s=Data+Protector+6.2+Scheduler Data Protector Migration Unix to other OS https://www.data-protector.org/wordpress/?s=Data+Protector+Migration+Unix+to+other+OS Recover Cell Server with Enhanced Automated Disaster Recovery https://www.data-protector.org/wordpress/?s=Recover+Cell+Server+with+Enhanced+Automated+Disaster+Recovery SaveDevices – omnidownload https://www.data-protector.org/wordpress/?s=SaveDevices+-+omnidownload SaveINSEvent4624 – Something Completely Different https://www.data-protector.org/wordpress/?s=SaveINSEvent4624+-+Something+Completely+Different omnircsync.pl https://www.data-protector.org/wordpress/?=somnircsync.pl Please note: the count of downloads is based on analysis since June 2012.