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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 2012 alerts

where within the backup exec management console can you see what alerts have been configured, and who the recipients are?Also - does BE keep a log of which accounts have accessed/logged into the management console? And where can this be found in 2012...

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Failed to backup via Vcenter

Hi all,i have some Exi host that are managed by Vcenter. I can backup successfull via Exi host directly but failed via Vcenter.below is the logs. it seems that the issue related to permission but i used administrator@vsphere to backup. below is the p...

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Error when Running "Validate VM for recovery"

Dear backup Exec Experts, Please forgive me if this topic is posted multiple times or if it is posted in the wrong section. I have Backup Exec 16 running on a Windows Server 2012 R2. I use Backup Exec to backup a Hyper-V Host with three Virtual Machi...

Resolved! backup exec 2012 security and access control

Is it possible to restrict access to the backup exec management console installed on the server. I am thinking along the lines of the fact you can limit who can access SQL Server installed on WIndows, can you do the same anywhere in Backup Exec, or s...

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Media is unrecognized error even on erased tapes

We recently replaced a failed LTO-3 Tape Library with a new LTO-4 library to use with Backup Exec 2010 R3 (yes, I know it's old, no I can't upgrade). They are the same model of library, the only difference is the LTO-4 drive instead of LTO-3. It is o...

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Upgrading Backup Exec 15 to 16

Looking to upgrade from backup exec 2015 on W2k8 server to backup exec 16 on W2k12 R2 server.  Any tips? problems? previous discussions? Things to look out for? Would love to know what others have experienced.  Thanks all!

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Access is denied - Backup (Few times a month)

Hi Everyonewe backup our server(full bk) every day but some times ( 2-3/week ) get the errors -V- 79-57344-33928 - access is deniedAccess denied to directoryroot is used to backup this server.all files are accessiblewhat should we do to slove the pro...

Backup Exec Beta registrations are now open!

We are pleased to inform you that registrations for Backup Exec Beta program are now open. We are currently recruiting customers who are interested in participating in upcoming Backup Exec Beta program.This NEW Beta program for upcoming major release...

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Backup solutions for Isilon

Good morning all,I have a client who does use Backup exec. They have an Isilon system with 600TB of data.  Does BackupExec have a solution? i see entries for NDMP and SMB but I am not sure of pros and cons of each solution. I also do not see any repo...

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Resolved! Calculate disk for backup

Calculate disk for backupThe customer has the list of servers that need the backup. This list has a total of 18 servers and 6TB. Retention is one year. Using disk with DEDUP.To keep the monthly backups for a year, how much disk will it take?How do I ...

Backup Exec - eject RD cartridge after separate verify job

Hello all:I have the following backup solution:1) Backup Exec 16 backing up one physical server running Server 2016 Standard with one Microsoft Hyper-V Windows 10 Pro virtual machine to an internal RD drive.I would like to know if there is a way to h...

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Capacity Edition Licensing 2 Sites

Hello I have a question regarding the capacity licensing for Backup Exec.How does it work in the situation where you have 2 sites which backup and 2 licenses, which I assume means 2 Terrabytes of capacity? If media server one backups 1.2T, while serv...

Permanent Incrementals

I'm looking to implement a new disk-only backup system, removing tape completely. To reduce the bandwidth usage across the WAN for each backup target I'd like to perform an initial full backup and then incremental-only, i.e. no further full backups.T...

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