Question:encryption tool.

Dak Ghatikachalam dghatikachalam at
Tue Feb 6 17:52:02 UTC 2007

On 2/6/07, David Robillard <david.robillard at> wrote:
> > Thanks a lot, Our current backup system is veritas netbackup,  and
> changing
> > that to entire bacula is best thing for me,
> May I ask why you would prefer Bacula over NetBackup? I'm just
> curious, because having worked with both, I personally prefer
> NetBackup.
> > so they wanted me encrypt these files,  that is on the backup location
> > before the netbackup scheduler picks up these files.
> >
> > Database is getting backed up to a disk location and from there
> netbackup
> > agent picks up and writes it into the tape , but we have these 13 flat
> files
> > that go into offsite which really needs encryption and decryption logic
> in
> > place upon   after restore back to disk .
> If those databases are all Oracle instances, then you might want to
> take a look at Oracle Secure Backup. It does exactly what you need.
> More info here:
> Cheers,

Thanks a lot  , but we are on Oracle9i  database, the Oracle secure backup
they are talking would be nice on 10G onwards

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