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Backup Exec 22 - Technical Preview Program now open for recruitment

We are currently recruiting customers who are interested in participating in the upcoming Backup Exec 22 Technical Preview Program. The Technical Preview Program for the upcoming release of Backup Exec contains some new features which continue to pos...

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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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Resolved! Backup Exec 2012 remote agent for windows stuck in "stopping" state

After moving to backup exec 2012 (which, frankly, is much worse than 2010), we are having an issue where the backup exec remote agent service cannot be stopped.  I have read about this issue occurring in backup exec 2010 R3, in this article: http://w...

LDean by Level 2
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Backup Exec , Error on Exchange Duplicate

We have backup exec 2010 R3 (V13 Rev 5204) (X64), with Exchange Agent installed for a Exchange 2010 system, the Backup are working fine, to a B2D Folder, but when we come to run the duplicate, from B2D folder to tape, we are getting error message... ...

D$ Backup was 4000mb/min, now 57mb/min

Howdy -   I have BackupExec 12 running on windows server 2003 R2.  As of about two weeks ago, the job rate on the D$ backup on the BackupExec server itself dropped from about 4000mb/min to 57mb/min across all media I've tried since it started to occu...

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Ralus with Kernel 3.x

Hi, I started a discussion about a issues with Arch Linux and Kernel 3.x last year: The client was not supported by Symantec and kernel 3.0 was new.   Now I have the same problem w...

snapshot virtual machine not delete after full backup

Salve,   ho 2 server di backup: windows 2008 r2 x64 Backup Exec 2010 R3 versione 13.0 rev. 5204 Eseguo il backuo di diverse macchine virtuali in ambiete VMware VSphere 4.1.0 mi è successo già 3 volte che durante il backup (sia full che incrementale) ...

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Resolved! Backup Exec 2012 - Server disappeared from list, cannot chose it

We have a brand new BE 2012 installation. We installed 18 windows agents on Windows 2008 R2 SP1 French version. For some unknow reasons we have 2 of them that keep disappears from the backup Exec 2012 Server list and we can't find a way to bring them...

Mat_OPC by Level 3
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Backup Exec 2012 Open Files

"After you make file and folder selections and the job is submitted for backup, the Linux Agent automatically makes a snapshot of the volume or volumes." I read information about new feature of BE2012 supporting Linux open files, but don't understan...

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Backup Exec 2010 R3 stuck in Queue

My 2010 BE R3, is failing to perform some job. * when I run the job manually, it's stays in queue forever and neves starts. * some automatic job fails and gives the error that the credentials are no suficient.   - the account I am using is Administra...

CCIE2B by Level 2
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BE2012 and virtual machines

I am looking for confirmation that customers able to backup ESXi-hosted virtual machines with Backup Exec 2012 without needing vCenter. Would they be able to backup and restore virtual machines (including hard drive data) from Backup Exec 2012 direct...

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BUE 2012 Unable to remove servers

Hi All, Just recently upgraded to BackUp Exec 2012 and although the interface IS taking a little getting used to I AM enjoying getting to grips with it. For some reason the server that the Media Server is on shows itself 3 times in the Server list on...

Resolved! VM Validator Tool

Hi, I have a quick question about the BE Management Plug-in for VMware. Can the validation of virtual machine backups be performed automatically, not just manually, after a backup of a VM has completed with Backup Exec 2012 and this plug-in? I’ve hea...

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Resolved! Limiting backup exec job system usage

hello, I was wondering if there was a way to limit the impact backup jobs have on performance. Essentially i have a backup server, running a backup job on a separate file server using the remote windows agent. When the jobs run out of hours file serv...

Resolved! Backup2Tape unmittelbar nach Backup2Disk

Guten Tag Zusammen, gibt es eine Möglichkeit, B2T Jobs unmittelbar nach dem B2D zu starten? Beispielweise habe ich folgenden Job erstellt: 1. Tag_full_auf_Disk, B2D, Start 00:00 Uhr. 2. Tag_full_auf_Tape, B2T, Start 00:00 Uhr Vorlagenregel (automatis...

Resolved! SQL Server 2012 BackupExec Support

SQL Server 2012 is out on April 1st, anyone aware if BE2010 R3 will support it? Will BE2012 support it? (no mention of it on Symantec website as far as i am aware)   Cheers

Backup Exec 2012 and DLO

Hi There! In prior versions of BE2010, it included 10 licenses of DLO. I have a number of clients who use this function, and I understand it's been done away with.  What are those clients to do now for that same functionality? Are they expected to pa...

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Backup Exec not resetting archive bit

Had a problem pop up about 2 months ago with. We have a cluster with several disk volumes We run Nightly backups using the incremental -reset archive bit option. Somewhere along the lines Backup Exec 12.5 +SP5 stopped resetting the archive bit, looki...