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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...

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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...

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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...

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rdmchugh by Level 1
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Backup Exec 2012 upgrade prep

Howdy, I am preparing to upgrade our Backup Exec 2010 R2 environment to 2012 soon and want to make sure I have all the prep work done and everything in place before I start the upgrade. Our environment consists of 1 primary server with 5 secondary se...

Resolved! upgrading backup exec

Hello, We are in the process of upgrading our back up exec from 2010 R3 to 2012.  Will I be able to install the new version over the old one? Will this cause any problems?  Can i isntall them side by side and then  uninstall the old one? Will my back...

Tape drive not compressing

All, I'm running Backup Exec Small Business Edition on an HP DL380 G6. The tape drive is an HP Ultrium 460, an LTO 2 unit with hardware compression. It is on the Backup Exec 2012 HCL. I am using the Symantec driver and hardware compression is enabled...

NIBS by Level 3
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Bare metal backups

I was thinking about a quarterly bare metal set to a removable hard disk and storing the disk at our secure location. What are your real world stratgeies?    

Backup Exec 2012 Dedup Media is Unrecognized

We have been receiving the following informational message randomly at the beginning of our backup jobs to deduplication disk: Media is unrecognized. The media labeled '?' from slot '66', read by drive 'Deduplication Disk (servername):1' is written i...

js_newc by Level 4
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Restore of vsphere server running via MMS instead of CASO server

I have 2010 R3 on 3008 R2 at two sites connected by a WAN. vSphere servers are backed up on the MMS (Site A) and then optimise deduplicated to the CASO (Site B). When I run a restore job on the CASO, I can see that the MMS server at site A is connect...

dgunner by Level 3
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Synthetic backups

  Hi I have a couple of questions regarding synthetic back jobs. I have a policy containing the Full baseline back jobs and then daily incrementals with the “Gather info for synthetic backups...” option enabled. When I go to the restore tab, selectin...

Resolved! Management Plug-In for VMware - cannot connect to media server

Hello, having installed the Management Plug-In for VMware and trying to connect to the media server I get the "Failed to login to the media server" error.  I use the same credentials I used for backing the VMs up on this media server. What else could...

foggy by Level 3
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BE 2010 R3 remote console on Win7 Dutch

Hi, We have a Windows 2003 server installed as backup server. The backup software is BE 2010 R3. My PC has installed Win 7 Pro 64 bits (Dutch) When I try to install the managment console of BE 2010 R3 it goes wrong. The pre install test is passed, wi...

Resolved! Backup Exec 2012 Licensing

Hi All,   Im trying to understand what licensing I need for the below solution : 3 x VMWare ESX Hosts 8 Windows VM's - 1 of these VM's is an SQL server and 1 of them is a File Server 2 x Physical Servers, 1 for Backup and one for remote services. 1 x...

AnnieW by Level 2
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System State Back-Up Hangs after 80MB

Dear Sir/Madam,   One of our customers has back-ups running from the System State for several months now.   Since last weekend the System State has failed and keeps failing to back-up as soon as it reaches 79.923.854 Bytes.   Backup Exec 2010 R2 Syst...

Resolved! exchange backup sets failed

Hi,   I encountered exchange backup errors last night with the following message Job ended: 18. mai 2012 at 00:28:58 Completed status: Failed Final error: 0xe000ff12 - A communications failure has occurred with an Exchange Store resource. Final error...

zak2011 by Level 6
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Resolved! Remove the OEM tape library drivers

Decided to put a hold on the upgrade and try to solve the issue first. Getting the symantec drivers to run the tape drive was a breeze, thanks to your device configuration wizard hint. Getting the medium changer to use windows drivers appears not as ...

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EV 9.0 backups are very slow

This is a new install of BE 2012. If we backup these servers directly get speed to 1100+ whereas backup via EV agent is only 126mb.   We found this: TECH141917, but EV support said this will harm performance and user experience in the EV.   Please he...

Sinner_xyz by Level 5
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