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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! Restore old SQL 2005 DB without overwriting current

Is it possible to restore an old SQL 2005 DB without stopping or overwriting the current production DB.  I have a backup of a DB from last month that I need to be able to access. Can I restore it to another drive while leaving the production instance...

BE 2010 R3 in VMWare VERY slow

  I migrated/converted an SBS2008 server into a VMWare environment  for a client. Prior to the migration  the backups used to take 6-7 hrs to backup approximately 280GB of data with a throughput of ~ 1.2GB/min. Since the migration/conversion my backu...

BEUSR by Level 2
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Why Shadow Copy Componants best practice?

Hello, Your opinion please... I am using BE to backup a Win 2003 server in a very small network (9 nodes). Current config is backing up C drive (OS), data drive, and Shadow Copy Componants.   1- I believe in most cases there is no need to back up the...

Resolved! Backup Exec Media Server on Win 7 ??

Hi   Is it possible to that my main Backup Exec 2010 R3 Media Server will be a Windows 7 Pro (64 bit) machine. we are using the BE plus the Advacned Disk Backup Option and the Library Epension Option, We dont backup any Exchange, SQL, Orcale and any ...

Resolved! tuning Backup Exec and LTO5 tape drive

We've got a new LTO5 tape drive that I'm trying to do some tuning on. I recently took the Backup Exec 2010 class, so I've been trying to use the advice given in the manual (chapter 6 of the install and configure guide if anyone else knows it). The in...

rpatty by Level 4
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Backing up SQL

Hello - I am recently being faced with an error in my BE backups in regards to SQL. Error: "The backupexec SQL agent was not used to create the last full, differential or log backup of this database. You must use SQL Agent to run a full backup before...

Resolved! Backup Exec 2010 SBS Licensing problem

We have an SBS 2003 Server and we want to replace it with an SBS 2011 and we have a problem with Backup Exec Licenses.. We originally purchased Backup Exec SBS 12, which was upgraded to 12.5 (which is installed on the old SBS 2003) . The license was ...

Resolved! Backup Exec not use total capacity of tape

We use the BE 12.5 with a Tandberg Ultrium 3, over the weekend to start hardware error instructing you to replace the tapes used and make cleanup. Made it up ran "smoothly" until the end it asked a third tape. I was using 2 LTO3 tapes to back u...

Cagy by Level 3
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Resolved! Why domain administrator rights for GRT restores in backup exec

In admin guide, symantec recommends to have full domain administrator rights along with other rights for GRT restores. However assigning Domain admin rights is also security breaches... And it is not specified in details what EXACT rights are require...

V4 by Level 6
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How to define overwrite Protection and Append Periods

Hi All, I want to define overwrite protection and append period, i want to take backup daily and keep data in my tap for one month after that i want to overwite it so what should be the settings need to define. are the below settings correct Overwite...

Assigning Media.

hi does anyone know how to assign Media to Media Sets from Scratch media as a Schedualed job?  i have to fill in Quick erase, run inventory and then assign a media so it doesn't stay in scratch media.  cheers

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Resolved! BackupExec10 R2 French and services issues

Hello, This issue has already been raised. Some points need to be clarified from my point of view, I give it a try in english. So I'm running BE 2010 R2 french under Windws 2008R2 and I'...

Resolved! Exch DAG passive backup only

Dear experts,   I need some advise to ensure I am in the right track. Our organization have just upgrade the email system to Exchange 2010 infra. We have total of 3 mailbox servers in the DAG group. 2 in the production site work as active-active. 1 a...

Resolved! How many agents do we need for SharePoint 2010 farm?

Currently we are using Backup Exec 2010 R3 for only two Exchange 2010 servers (DAG) in conjunction with the BE MP for System Center Operation Manager 2007 R2, all of which works very well. Now we are looking into using Backup Exec for the SharePoint ...

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Resolved! BackUp Exec Engine wird nach Sicherung nicht beendet

Seit Anfang Dezember haben wird ein Problem mit der Engine: Ein Auftrag wird ordnungsgemäß gestartet. Die Sicherung erfolgt, aber die sie wird nicht beendet, wenn sie vollständig abgearbeitet wird. Der Server (SBS 2011, also 2008 R2) wurde anfang Nov...

AndiO by Level 2
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Cannot Restore Exchange after System Rebuild

(spun off to a new thread)   Hello.. Sorry not to HiJack this thread or anything... seems like a good time to jump in. Since this is almost a similar problem that I am having with my Exchange server crashing. I am running Backup Exec 10 and after my ...

Andy328 by Level 3
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Backup Exec 12.0 Rev. 1364 and Windows Server 2008

I have been asked to move our Backup Exec 12.0 software from a Windows 2003 server to a Windows 2008 R2 server. Is this possible? If so is there a procedure available for me to follow? If not can you recommend an upgrade path to accomplish the reques...

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Backup exec 2010 R3 Slow backups

As of November 1st our backups have been slowed down by half their normal rate.  These backups have been running for months with no issues, but now whatever I do will not bring them back up to speed.  The drives have been defragged, and selection lis...

Resolved! Cold restoring with Backup Exec 2010 R3

Good afternoon, Sym Community. I have a few questions regarding the best procedure for restoring servers to new hardware. I am developing disaster recovery documentation and want to cover all possible bases and "gotchas". I am currently running Backu...

SMF_LLC by Level 4
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