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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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Backup Exec 12.5 SP4 (sometimes slow performance)

Hello, I'am having more and more different servers with Backup Exec 12.5 SP4 installed, which show slow performance from time to time. The problem is seen only on servers equipped with single drives (and no robotic library <- those ones run perfect)....

Didi by Level 4
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Duplicate backup set job failing

I have a policy that has been running successfully for several months. As part of this policy, I do a full backup of the associated selection list every Friday evening. All of my current jobs back up to disk (B2D). Today, I added a new job template t...

Backup Exec backup takes too long to complete

Hi, We are using Backup Exec 12.5.  Up until a few days ago the backup completed in a few hours.  It now takes 35 hours to complete.  There has not been any additional data to back up.  We have tried restarting the server and restarting the backup ex...

zbeibu by Level 2
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Resolved! Job Status Failed!!!!!!!

Backup Exec 11d Windows Server 03/ 32bit After installing AOFO on the remote server, all backup jobs for that server fail (The jobs worked before activating AOFO on media with the following error: The resource could not be backed up because an error ...

Symantec ver 13 called 2010 still has DST issues

I just wanted to report that Ver 13 still has the same issues that all the other version had on Day light savings time.  We are rebooting the server which is the same as restarting the services to get it back to what it should be doing but this is st...

Backup Exec 12 for Windows Server

My Weekly Full Backup job status states; "Ready; No idle devices are available" ... The backup fail to run... There are tapes are insert in the Dell PowerVault TL 2000... Not sure why it state No devices are available. What needs to be done to resolv...

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newbye backup exec 12.5 backup method & archive bit

Hi all I have this backup set  : - monthly backup full  (reset archive bit) - weekly backup full  (reset archive bit) - daily backup differential (do not reset archive bit)   In order to reduce used space i wold like to change it to: - monthly backup...

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Remote Agent on Exchange 2010 beremote.exe crashes

I have BackupExec 2010 R2 (v. 13.0 Rev. 4164 (64-bit) with SP1 and latest hotfixes that came from liveupdate. I am running it on MS Server 2008 R2 SP1 64-bit. I have MS Exchange 2010 SP1 installed on a different server running MS Server 2008 R2 SP1. ...

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Backup Exec errors attempting backup of Oracle db

Hello - I'm trying to set up a backup of a new Oracle server and am having problems getting Backup Exec to connect to the db.  Using Backup Exec 2010 R2 SP1 on Server 2003 Enterprise x64 SP2, and Oracle server is Oracle running on Server 200...

Resolved! V-79-57344-919

I am getting some errors with Symantec Backup Exec 2010 R3. I am trying to back up Exchange 2007 using GRT to a back up to disc. The disc is a NAS device we have on our network. The first error I see in the logs is Job ended: Tuesday, November 08, 20...

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Resolved! Disaster Recovery of SBS 2008 Failed

Hello, I have a client running SBS2008 SP2 on a 2 year old server, with BE 12.5 SP4 installed, backing up to Quantum DLT tape drive. Last week, 2 drives in a RAID 5 scenario went down, lost the array.  We replaced the drives, recreated the array, and...

kwcompco by Level 3
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Resolved! Restore Exchange 2007 information store

Hi, Im trying to restore an Exc2007 information store to the recovery group. No matter what I try i still get the same error. "Completed status: Failed Final error: 0x13 - The media is write protected. Final error category: Other Errors" Any Ideas? B...


Hi All, My question is related to Backup Exec R3 SP1 DLO, i have a very large amount of computers that have the DLO agent installed and working very well, but i can not see how to prevent USB drives from syncronizing to the serve, my scenario is this...

OpenVMS BackupExec Agent

I have a blade-server environment comprising 2 x Windows 2008 R2 servers with Symantec BackupExec installed and 1 x OpenVMS server. I'm trying to establish whether there's an agent or any method I can employ which would allow me to control and/or man...

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Resolved! having problems install SQL Remote agent

Hi All, I've had real problems installing the agent. Finding any decent documentation is hard and the admin guide is not great! I installed the SQL Agent option on my media server. Now I'm trying to push it to our SQL server however I get this error:...

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Backup Exec 2010 und Exchange 2003

Habe einen BackupServer  2010 R3 auf Windows Server 2008 R2. Ich möchte mit diesem Exchange 2003 auf windows Server 2003 sichern. Laut Handbuch muß das Exchange System Manager Dienstprogramm installiert werden. Geht das überhaupt ? Wie sichere ich so...

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Backup Exec 2010 - Auftrag wird nicht abgeschlossen

In Backup Exec 2010 werden meine Aufträge nicht abgeschlossen. In der Ereignisanzeige wird regelmäßig: "Entnehmen Sie das Medium aus dem Laufwerk, und klicken Sie auf "OK" vermerkt. Ich habe auf diesen Rechner nur remotezugriff, und da ist keine Meld...

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Resolved! BE 2010 R3 SP1 Patchbug Dedup Option won´t install

Hi, i have found a problem when doing a clean installation of windows server 2008 x64 R2 Enterprise + all patches and backup exec 2010 r3 sp1 + all hotfixes. When i try to install the deduplication option, the setup fails with the following error  "C...

RobSch by Level 3
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Dedupe - Low disk space

Hiya, Can anyone explain how a 3.6TB dedupe folder with only 450MB used can be reporting as low on disk space? Interesting an identically configured server in another site is fine. BE2010 R3 with all hotfixes on both servers. Cheers

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