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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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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...

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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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Backup 2012 Beta

I just tested Backup Exec 2012 and have discovered that the software has changed drastically from any other version of BE i've used. I'm concerned that the software will no longer accomodate our company's needs. I have a list of issues that i'd like ...

Cannot browse Enterprise Vault

Hello, I have a problem with backup of Enterprise Vault. I'm using "Agent for Entreprise Vault" with "Backup Exec 2010 R3 SP2" and since few days, I cannot browse my Enterprise Vault server to choose how I want to backup. My server seems to be not re...

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How do I stop BKUPEXEC SQL - I cant find it.

I'm looking though my services and I cannot find BKUPEXEC SQL.   I see a couple services that just say MSSQLSERVER   CAn you help? Maybe it is SQL 2005 Version.   I just want to stop SQL service for BKUPEXEC instance.

How To Server Mirroring ??

Hello all, I'm currently doing some research on Symantec Backup Exec 2010 May I know is it possible to do server mirroring ? ( Sorry if my term is wrong ) Or any other method ?   What I mean is if the primary server ( Backup Exec Media Server ) has d...

Licences for ADRA

Hello, I'm looking to buy a licence for Active Directory Reocvery Agent (ADRA) and i got a quote for the ADRA for Symantec backup Exec 2010 for windows servers version and i have version 12.5, apparently they only do the latest versions. Will it stil...

Backup Exec backing up SBS 2011 stnd + premium add on in Hyper V

Hi I have a licencing question regarding Symantec Backup Exec. We will be installing Microsoft Small Business Server 2011 with premium add on.  Both Microsoft SBS2011 stnd and Micrsoft SBS Premium Add On will be installed as Microsoft Hyper V machine...

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Resolved! Backup2Disk, Backup2Tape Richtlinie

Sehr geehrte Administratoren, ich suche eine Lösung für folgendes Problem, welches ich mit Beispielen erläutern möchte: Ist Zustand Richtlinie Backup2Disk (B2D) ab 00:00 Uhr Backup2Tape (B2T) ab 09:00 Uhr <=== Dublizierung des Backup2Disk   Problem ...

Resolved! Creating medium-term B2D strategy

Hi, Re: Backup Exec, 2010, R3 I'm after creating a medium term backup to disk strategy that provides for the maximum restore points while remaining as much 'point-and-click' in restore process as possible.   We have a file server sized approx 1Tb for...

Markf1 by Level 2
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Resolved! BackupExec 2010 R3 jobs hanging

I'm running Backup Exec 2010 R3 on a Windows Server 2008 R2 Enterprise server.   I have an issue with BackupExec 2010 R3 getting "stuck" on jobs. The job runs and then gets to a point where the status is "running" but nothing is actually happening. I...

James_C by Level 3
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