NetBackup Hardware Compatibility Documentation: Device Mappings Files 
  • NetBackup uses device mappings files to add new device support, and to enable certain cloud and OpenStorage functionality. The latest version of these files is included in NetBackup release updates and is also available for download independently on the Veritas support site. This file is updated whenever new device support is needed independent of NetBackup release updates.
  • Veritas recommends downloading and installing the latest device mappings files package:
    - Before configuring a cloud solution with the Cloud Configuration Wizard. If your cloud solution is listed in the recent additions below, check to see that the version of device mappings you're running is at that level or later. If you're running an older version, download and install the latest package to permit configuration of the cloud solution.
    - Before configuring an OpenStorage storage server for Accelerator or Targeted A.I.R.. If your OST solution is listed in the recent additions below, check to see that the version of device mappings you're running is at that level or later. If you're running an older version, download and install the latest package to permit configuration of the OST functionality.
    - Before discovering and configuring devices with the Device Configuration Wizard. If your configuration contains a new device listed in the recent additions below, check to see that the version of the device mappings you're running is at that level or later. If you're running an older version, download and install the latest package to properly configure the device.
  • The first table below contains links to the current versions of the device mappings file packages, along with a list of support added with current and recent versions.
  • The second table lists the version of the device mappings file released with NetBackup 8.0 GA/NetBackup Appliance 3.0 and each subsequent Release Update.
  • The third table lists the version of the device mappings file contained in each version of the NetBackup Appliance 3.1 and later cloud configuration and device mappings updates RPM.
Device Mappings Files Packages
    Version OS platforms / URL Support added
    1.154NetBackup Appliance: https://www.veritas.com/docs/100039718
    Linux/UNIX: https://www.veritas.com/docs/100015983
    Windows: https://www.veritas.com/docs/100015982
    - NetBackup Accelerator support enabled for ExaGrid OpenStorage solutions
    1.153Use the most recent version above.- Kingsoft Standard Storage Service (KS3) - Standard (S3)
    - Kingsoft Standard Storage Service (KS3) - Standard IA (S3)
    - Veritas Cognitive Object Storage (S3)
    1.152Use the most recent version above.- Telefonica Open Cloud (S3)
    1.151Use the most recent version above.- Huawei FusionStorage (S3)
    - Huawei OceanStor 9000 (S3)
    - Infoniqa SWISS3CLOUD (S3)
    - LTO-7 Type-M (M8) media
    - NEC Cloud IaaS (S3)
    - NEC HYDRAstor/iStorage/NEC Storage (S3)
    1.150Use the most recent version above.- HPE Ultrium 30750 LTO-8 tape drive
    1.149Use the most recent version above.- Oracle Cloud Infrastructure (S3)
    1.148Use the most recent version above.- Alibaba Cloud Object Storage Service (OSS) (S3)
    - Iron Mountain Iron Cloud (S3)
    - NooBaa (S3)
    1.147Use the most recent version above.- HPE MSL3040 tape library
    - IBM LTO Ultrium 8 tape drives
    - Quantum LTO Ultrium 8 tape drives
    1.146Use the most recent version above.- NetBackup Accelerator support enabled for Quest OpenStorage solutions
    - Quest DR 13g Series VTL
    1.144Use the most recent version above.- NetApp StorageGRID (S3)
    1.143Use the most recent version above.- ACP IT Solutions CS3 Cloud (S3)
    - China Telecom OOS Cloud (S3)
    1.142Use the most recent version above.- IBM TS1155 (3592 Model 55F) tape drive
    - Oracle StorageTek SL4000 tape library
    1.141Use the most recent version above.- Fujitsu ETERNUS CD10000 (S3)
    - Huawei Object Storage Service (OBS) (S3)
    - SUSE Enterprise Storage (S3)
    1.140Use the most recent version above.- Veritas Access (S3)
    - Deutsche Telekom Open Telekom Cloud (S3)
    - Red Hat Ceph Storage (S3)
    1.139Use the most recent version above.- IBM 3592 E08 tape drive
    1.138Use the most recent version above.- AT&T Cloud Storage (S3)
    - China Mobile CMCC Cloud Storage (S3)
    - IBM Cloud Object Storage for LAN (S3)
    - IBM Cloud Object Storage for WAN (S3)
    1.136Use the most recent version above.- Scality RING Storage for LAN (S3)
    - Scality RING Storage for WAN (S3)
    - Oracle Cloud Service (S3)
    - Oracle Cloud Service (Swift)
    - Quantum Lattus Object Storage (S3)
    - SwiftStack (Swift)
Device Mappings Versions released with NetBackup and NetBackup Appliances
    NetBackup / NetBackup Appliance version Device Mappings version
    8.1.2 / 3.1.21.152
    8.1.1 / 3.1.11.148
    8.1 GA / 3.11.143
    8.0 GA / 3.01.136
Device Mappings Versions included in NetBackup Appliance cloud configuration and device mappings RPMs
    NetBackup Appliance RPM version Device Mappings version
    1.0.61.154
    1.0.51.154
    1.0.41.153
    1.0.31.153
    1.0.21.152
    1.0.11.150
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