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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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Recommended CD drive without ACPI issues?

We are unable to boot from an old (5-6 years) external CD drive . When I try to boot from the USB CD Drive, I get the following:   Status: 0xc0000225 Info : Windows failed to load because the firmware (BIOS) is not ACPI compatible.   We have tried c...

Dotseth by Level 2
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Disaster Recovery

Hello All, I am fairly new to the Symantec World but i am in charge of all the backups for our clients. My boss has challanged me with a task to complete a disaster recovery for practice in case we need to do it in real time. We have a server for tes...

JordanMF by Level 3
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Resolved! Backup Exec 2010 - Labeled Media as Cleaning Media

Hello, We are facing an issue in our Tape Library with only a single media tape. The issue is very different and rare as it has never happened before and we would need your help in providing us with the solution. Heres the scenario, We had a tape in ...

Resolved! Remote Agent Error Backup Exec 2010

Hello guys, I ran the install remote agents from the media server to 3 other servers and 2 went through fine but 1 didnt, so i thought i'll do it manually, which it mentioned there is a previous version and it will be upgraded with the new one and it...

backup exec 2010 r3 on windows server fatal error 1406

FATAL ERROR: Error 1406. Could not write value AdammLocal to key \Software\Symantec\Backup Exec For Windows\Backup Exec\Server. Verify that you have sufficient access to that key, or contact your support personnel.   Even after edited the registry ke...

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Resolved! Deduplications Storage Folder - RAID 5 vs RAID 10

After the first full backup run to a dedup store, is read speed then more important than write speed for deduplication? In that case, would RAID 5 perform better than RAID 10 since it provides better read speeds? My storage is Dell MD1000 DAS with 1...

ikmit by Level 4
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Backup Exec, Inhalt von Ordnern vor dem Backup leer

Hallo zusammen, wir setzen Backup Exec in der Version  2010 R3 ein. Für die Sicherung auf LTOs gibt es einen Job der auf einem NAS Laufwerk unter der Adresse \\\Daten die darin enthaltenen Dateien täglich komplett auf Band schreibt. Sow...

Resolved! Backward compatibility with Agent licenses

How far the Backup exec agent licenses are backward compatible? I know that all Backup Exec 12.5 license keys are supposed to be backward compatible with all Backup Exec 12.0 Options: How this works with 2010? C...

samueljn by Level 5
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New DLO Standalone for BE - need PDF

Hi,   I have searched all info pages, score etc but there is no documentation about the new DLO standalone.  Does anyone have any info that can be sent to a customer?   Thanks

LaraK by Level 2
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Backup VMware vCloud Director VMs with Backup Exec

Hi there, has anyone experience with using Backup Exec to backup vCloud Director created VMs? We installed BE 2010 R3 together with vCloud Director 1.5 in our Lab and never completed a backup. VMs were Thin Provisioned and some also use Linked Clones...

julmer by Level 3
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Resolved! File fragmentation and slow backups

I raised a discussion some time ago where I was looking for other people's experience with different ways of setting up the B2D default settings (i.e. number of backup sets pr. file or whether to allocate maximum space or not.) However, this discussi...

bjorn_b by Level 6
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Resolved! Yet another question on manually reclaiming space from a deduplication folder when needed without deleting and re-creating it (Backup Exec 2012)

Hello, we have just upgraded a fully updated Backup Exec 2010 R3 SP1 installation on a physical Windows server running Windows Server 2008 R2 Standard x64 SP2 to Backup Exec 2012. We have so far performed disk-based backups to a deduplication folder ...

Resolved! Backup Exec Deduplication Assessment Tool

I have downloaded the tool and tested it and it works fine but before I can go to costumers with the tool I need some more information. What permissions do I need on the file, sql and exchange server ?Does the tool install itselfs or does it leave an...

How do I replicate data with DeDuplication option?

  Hi All,   I'm running BE 2010 R3, with CASO and dedupe.   I'm looking for a way to replicate data from one deduplication folder to another deduplication folder on an offisite server.   There doesn't seem to be any automated way to do this.. it look...

Backup to disk to tape questions

Hi folks,   I've read these two pages, which have offered some good insight:

What path does the data backup take?

Hello, this is just a quick question about how BackupExec functions. Let's say we have two buildings, A & B. Backup Exec is installed on a server in building A. There is a file server (I'll call it FS) in building B. Both buildings are on the same WA...

mrgoodwin by Not applicable
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not sure if I want Backup Exec

I am new to this product and am still using an older version that we didn't know we purchased.  I'm trying to see if it fits for what I need.  I want a Grandfather, father, son approach and need a daily incremental, weekly full(retain for THREE weeks...

Resolved! Backup Exec 2012 Scheduling assistance

Is there a way to setup jobs so that they run hourly for certain days and during certain parts of the day?  Say for hourly or every two hours during the work week, but not all the time?  This would be helpful as most of our data only changes during t...

JonDFC by Level 2
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Resolved! How to backup a range of files based on name

I have a root directory that is 1.5Tb that would take days to backup all at once with one job on one drive.  So I want to split it up alphabetically.  It would give me backup jobs similar to the below.  Also, I do not want the exclude to take effect ...

void269 by Level 3
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