Showing results for 
Search instead for 
Did you mean: 
Backup Exec

Discussion Posts

How to deploy Backup Exec via the AWS Marketplace

How to deploy Veritas Backup Exec on AWS Marketplace.Veritas Backup Exec provides simple, rapid, and secure offsite backup to AWS for your in-house virtual and physical environments and protects cloud-based workloads in AWS. Veritas Backup Exec helps...

LilavatiRaykar_0-1619424553997.png LilavatiRaykar_1-1619424554020.png LilavatiRaykar_2-1619424554034.png LilavatiRaykar_3-1619424554046.png

How to deploy Backup Exec via the Azure Marketplace

How to deploy Veritas Backup Exec on Azure Marketplace.Veritas Backup Exec provides simple, rapid, and secure offsite backup to Azure for your on-premises environments and protects cloud-based workloads in Azure. Veritas Backup Exec helps customers r...

LilavatiRaykar_0-1619423636352.png LilavatiRaykar_1-1619423636355.png LilavatiRaykar_2-1619423636365.png LilavatiRaykar_3-1619423636369.png

Useful links for Upgrading Backup Exec

At its most basic, the upgrade procedure for Backup Exec is simply running installation media for the most recent version on an existing Backup Exec server. Backup Exec 15, 16 and 20 can be upgraded to Backup Exec 21 with this method. Article 1000443...

step upgrades.jpg
rdmchugh by Level 1
  • 0 replies
  • 8 kudos

Resolved! Does deleting a tape remove its associated catalog files?

I recently upgraded my tape drives from LTO5 to LTO7. Since I can't reuse the LTO5 tapes, as the data on them expires I want to retire and then delete them from the BE console. I know this will delete them from the database, and that each tape's back...

Chris-G by Level 2
  • 2 replies
  • 0 kudos

BE 15 old systems keep reappearing

I'm having an annoying issue with our BE 15 system (one CAS and one managed server).  Before I started with this company, another admin built these two systems and tried getting backups moved over to them.  For many reasons, the other admins moved ba...

Off-site deduplication - Number of licenses?

Hi!I'm fairly new to BE, and have searched this forum (and others) but haven't really found an answer to my question.Our current setup is one virtual machine running Backup Exec 15 Capacity edition which is backing up 8 other virtual machines to a on...

dygland by Level 1
  • 1 replies
  • 0 kudos

Backup Exec upgrade 2012 to backup Exec 16 license issue

I upgraded my backup exec 2012 to BE16. But all old agent license can't re-generate a new license file for BE16 (only support gererate BE14 license file).Do I need buy new agent license? Is BE16 not support BE2012 agent licenses? Our old agent (linux...

BE 2015 Backup Device Errors windows 2012 r2

I get multible errors and jobs fail on BE 2015 with the following Job report :((Inventory Device 00018<noscript>< noscript><="" p="">Final error: 0xe000e005 - The job has reported multiple errors. See the job log for details.Final error category: Bac...

Saintv by Level 0
  • 2 replies
  • 0 kudos

Performing SDR

Hi;I have a problem with performing SDR, I take a backup to HP MSL 4048 tape library and create SDR disk then when I want to recover the backup, SDR environment could not detect tape library.The hp drivers are included into SDR disk(added manually tr...

Resolved! Backup Exec 16 - Reports Error

Hi,I'm running Backup Exec 16 in a Windows 2012 R2 server in Trial mode to validate the solution, but when I tried to open the tab Reports, it was completely in blank, there is no report to generate.Also, when I tried to create a custom there is no c...

Move VM backup jobs to new host

 We just upgraded our vcenter hardware and migrated our VMs over. We've added the new server into backup exec, and it sees all the VMs. Is there a way to migrade the existing backup jobs and their history to this new server en masse? I've moved a few...

digg by Level 1
  • 1 replies
  • 0 kudos

Windows 2003

Does the latest version of Backup Exec (16) have a agent for Windows 2003?I would plan on installing on 2012 R2 but I have a number of 2003 servers still running that I need to backup data from.Tom

tom__w1 by Level 1
  • 3 replies
  • 0 kudos

Exchange backups get stuck on "Updating Catalogs"

Exchange backups get stuck on "Updating Catalogs"We recently upgraded to Exchange 2016 and having issues with Backup exec updating catalogs.  Backup times will not complete in time.  Tech support solution is to disable GRT however we do use GRT so th...

BE 10 restore changing folder AND file creation dates

I restore old tapes once in awhile for clients. fyi I did a catalog/restore just a few days ago on the same system for another client and this problem didn't happen.I do inventory/catalog of an 8mm tape (about 20 years old) and the catlog shows the p...

Chris28 by Level 3
  • 1 replies
  • 0 kudos

Password Protect Backup Exec Settings

Hi Ladies and Gents,This would be my first time using this forum.I would beleave that BE allows sertain levels of access to the BE agent. We have certain levels of support and where one team will look at the backup jobs as RT on a daily bases. If the...

Resolved! Opinion About a one year Job Retention

Hello,I need to configure a New Schedule in a Host, to retain some folders for 2 weeks and 1 year.I configure like that, can you tell me if It is a good choise:

rcunha by Level 4
  • 4 replies
  • 0 kudos