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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! Jobs is taking a long time to verify

Hi             I am running a  job it is taking long time to complete and is stuck in the verify stage , it is a 4GB data I am backing up and it takes 10 Hours time   I have tried the below steps   * Disabled my ANti virus   * Unchecked teh verify jo...

Resolved! Duplicating exchange jobs

  When i am duplicating the exchange jobs to tape, i get a message e00002f7 - Cannot extract mailbox messages from the Exchange backup. Review the job log for more information.     This has been happening lately only for duplicate jobs. Please...

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Tape device goes offline

2 month ago i make from beggining new server - befor I have Windows 2003 and BE 12,5. At this moment I have Windows 2008 R2 and BE 2010 R3 SP2. I make upgrade of firmware of server and tape machine. Everything works great but i Have problems with tap...

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Backup Exec 2010 R3 job hangs indefinitely on Verify

Verify portion of job runs until approx 75% complete, then simply hangs indefinitely (70+ hours over the weekend) without finishing the job, ejecting the tape, or even providing an error. The % Complete field has been blank since the start of the job...

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Resolved! Back Up Exec 12

Hi I have back up exec 12 on SBS2003 and want to know if this has the functionality to create an image of the o/s etc If not, what solutions would you recommend? Also, is there a symantec software that will allow a universal restore, so if the hardwa...

Resolved! BackupExec 2010R3 sichern von Vmware Maschinen

Hallo, wir verwenden BackupExec seit über 10 Jahren im Unternehmen um physische Server zu sichern. Nun sind wir gerade dabei den ersten ESXi Cluster aufzubauen um unsere physischen Server nach und nach in virtuelle zu convertieren. Bevor wir jedoch d...

Resolved! Web server backup

When I run a Web server backup job, the duplicate job fails with the following error Unable to acquire device for the specified pool and media . Also in the job monitor under the status of the job it says 'Device paused'.

zak2011 by Level 6
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HI ,  I have  the following problem with recovery for different hardware :  - not working  motheboards are  the  different  HDD is the same size  don't have mistake don't start windows after recovery 

Resolved! Saturated media on backup exec (11d) job

Hi everyone, I've got a problem with my backup jobs. I use LTO 4 tape to backup a file server and a folder where my VM's are stored (backup with quest Vranger pro dpp). I run a full backup every night. The problem is when the tape is filled with abou...

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DLO causing files to be read-only.

We have DLO deployed on about 400 machines in a distributed environment accross 15 locations.  We've been running it on all of our laptops and workstations for about 2 years with limited success.  We are an engineering firm and about 30% of our staff...

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Resolved! Data retention

Hi all, What I have A single folder, with some files in it A single drive 24 bay autoloader   What I want 30 days worth of daily backups (one snapshot perd day) 60 days worth of weekly backups (one snapshot from each of the week outside the 30 da...

Incremental only backup scheme for cycling data

Hi folks, Here is the scenario: Layout We have a server that runs MS SQL.  Every day, SQL creates a single file bakup of the database, and deletes all backups older than 4 days of age. This result is a folder on the drive that always has 4 days wo...

Remote Console for Backup Exec 12.0

I use to have a way to get into the Backup Exec Console from my PC, instead of always having to go into the computer room and get on the server, is there a way that this can be done in Backup Exec 12.0 - -  I think when I had it before it was Backup ...

Resolved! Error Installing SQL Server 2005 Express Service Pack 4

Windows Server 2008 R2. Backup Exec 2010 R3.  Microsoft SQL Server 2005 Express Service Pack 4. I have traced a problem I am having with the Backup Exec services not coming back up after a reboot following automatic updates.  The problem is associate...

Resolved! Incremental backups using one tape

Software:  Backup Exec 2010 R3 on Windows 2008 Server Backup drive:  IBM Ultrium LTO 5   Is it possible to have BE make incremental backups using one tape?  The typical size of data backed up incrementally is 60GB.  Rather than use a different LTO4 (...

Resolved! Unable to install 2010 Remote Agent on Exchange 2007 server

Hello, I have recently upgraded Backup Exec from 10d to 2010. I was able to successfully uninstall all of the previous remote agents on our servers and then install the new version. However, one server has been giving me some problems - Exchange 2007...