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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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Disk Cartridges append instead of overwrite

Before we moved to BE16 (please don't ask which version we came from because I don't know), We used to be able to just take our disks out, and put in the next set, walk away and not worry about our backups failing. Now, we have to manually delete the...

Nick-R by Level 3
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Alerts not Receving.

Hi,We are using Backup Exec 16. From last few days i found that i am not recevied the Emal Alerts. Earlier it work fine. I tried the test it work fine. Also tried to log a case with Veritas but the link is also not working for log  the case.Please he...

Backup Exec 16 - AWS S3 or Tape Gateway

 I currently have the aws tape gateway setup to do weekly backups for our servers.  Its working well minus the auto ejecting after the job is over (will see if this issue still happens with backupexec 16, just upgraded yesteraday).  I noticed backupe...

Vmware backups really really slow

Hi,I´m facing big problem right now. I´m trying to backup a virtual machines (vmware) using  Backup Exec 16.2 and wI´m getting rate line 70 MB/min, 80 MB/min and if I´m lucky I get 340 MB/min I understand that using LAN the backup can be slow but thi...

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restoring server after wiping due to ransomware BE 15

Using Backup Exec 15.  Had to wipe the server due to ransomware.  Installed server on c:\ drive, but didn't make it a domain controller.  Installed Backup Exec 15, updated from the web.  Can see the external backup drive, can see the backup jobs on t...

Question on Exchange and GRT

I'm currently working on redoing the backup job for our current Exchange DAG with our backup exec 16 server. While reading the documentation for the best practices here ;

AlexV by Level 3
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VHD Backup2Tape turns Tape Offline

Hi,we have some issue with a BE15 Installation on a 2012 R2 Hyper-V Host. Server has an internal Tape Drive LTO-6 and a NAS as iSCSI Target attached.After weeks of normal function one day the backup of a 2.500 GB fileserver (3x VHD File) started turn...

Resolved! How to back up all the configuration in BE3600 R4

Hi all,As captioned, is the DR job "DisasterRecoveryBackup-DO-NOT-MODIFY" which backs up- C:\drscripts\BackupExecServerConfig.xml- D:\BackupExec\BEDB\BEDB.bakalready enough?Or do I need to backup the whole Data folder in C:\Program Files\Symantec\Bac...

JPoon by Level 4
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Resolved! Restoring differential backup after a full restore on BE2012

Hi all,If someone can help me to understand it please.I have restored a server after a problem with raid disks. Information was about 7 TB and was full restored to date 1th of November. Now i am trying to restore the last differential of 200 GB. I go...

No selection list available

Agent is manually installed on target system (Windows server 2012).Server is manually added and appears on server list, credentials are tested OK, but when I try to setup a backup to tape job, no selection list is shown.The server I want to backup is...

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Resolved! Could not specify Append period op zero days for tapes media

Hello,Append period could not be specified on zero days for a tape media in BackupExec version 16. The minimal append period can be set only minimal on 1 hour but not zero, see attachment.How Append period can be set op zero days for a tape media in ...

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Resolved! "Licensing " BE 16

What are difference between capacity and traditional licensing ?  could'nt understand both licensing . Thanks and Godbless !. 

Resolved! Doubts about how it works

Doubts about how it worksEnvironment using CAS and two MBES. CAS-Server and MBES-SITE-A are on the same network and MBES-SITE-B is on a different network.Both MBES are using DEDUP. MBES-SITE-A is the primary server where all backups are run. The prim...

Resolved! Backupexec support win2003 VMs

Hi all,environement : win2012r2 hyperv cluster runing win2003/sql2005 VM- could BE 16 backup a win2003 VM using hyperv agent?- could BE 16 backup sql2005sp2 databases on this VM using db and app agent? thanks.

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Resolved! Why Basic Disk and not Dedupe Disk

Good Day Pros!I know this is a stoop question. But I'd stuck with the reason why Instant Recovery Technology works on Basic Disk and not with Dedupe Disk and Disk Cartridge. Anyone can answer this in detail manner? And also can you give some Best Pra...