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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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backup exec base error

the exec backup base is failing, it is not possible to create a restore job and it is not possible to change the password of a server access account. Can you help me?

Resolved! Restore backup from failed server to new server

I have a USB backup disk from an old 2008 server. Symantec BE 14 was running on the server which is now corrupt and unusable.I have setup a 2012 server with BE 2015 (only install disks I could get hold of). Is there a way to recover the backup to new...

System State / SDR Failure

Having some issues with Simplified Disaster Recovery / System State.  My backup exec server (VM-Back) is in VLAN1.  If my target server (VM-BT) is in VLAN1, everything works fine.  I can make a full file backup and backup the System State and make a ...

Restore Mailbox from Backup Exec to PST or 2016 Mailbox

I have an information store level backup on a tape from 2017 that has the mailbox that I need restored, but the server it was from has been decommissioned. I only have a Exchange 2016 server left on prem and it is in a different location. I thought i...

Deploying Backup Exec in Azure Government Cloud: Complete Steps

Do you know, the Backup Exec product has been able to achieve full public sector compliance as shown in the table below.  The public sector compliance in Backup Exec  blog will give you more insight into each of the above mentioned requirements. We ...

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Restoring Authoritative AD

I'm attempting to perform an authoritative restore of my Primary Domain Controller following How to perform a manual disaster recovery in Backup Exec. ('ve set up a target system with the same OS (Windows Server 2012 R2), we're using "A...

Backup of Enterprise Vault Index Snapshots?

Hi folks, I need to backup the (new in EV 14.2) index snapshots in their extra location (no more Index 1-8), but the Agent does not recognize the path as belonging to the EV resource ("Directory on <SQL Server/Instance>"). The docs are vague and only...

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Backup Exec 21.4 always create SQL copy backup

Hi,I create a DB backup job and I want to backup transaction log every 2 hours and truncate the log file but the Backup Exec not create SQL Log backup but always create SQL copy backup and not truncate transaction log. Anyone have an idea why doing t...

Backup exec 20.6 unable to add unix machine

Hi Team,Have installed Backup Exec 20.6 in Windows 2019. Its mainly for the oracle db which is running in RHEL 7.1.Installed agent also in the client RHEL7.1 But i cant able to add the machine in my media server list.Please help 

Backup Failed

Hi,We are trying to backup our exchange server, it's getting failed due consistency check. I have attached the error screenshot. Please help me to solve this issue.thanks

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Backup exec is unable to recover the database encryption key

Hi,I have to bare metal recover a windows server 2012R2 with BE 20.5 but unfortunately havent have backup of the encryption keys. Facing the typical issue mentioned on the article below:(Backup Exec is unable to recover the database encryption key "a...

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