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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! backup of Exchange 2016 on VMware

Hi allI'm in the middle of a migration from Exchange 2010 to 2016 and have to configure the backup with Backup Exec 16. A coworker already configured it but he's on vacation right now. Exchange 2016 is a VM running on VMware. The agent is installed o...

alphaT by Level 2
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File server backup best practice

Dear All,I am using VERITAS backup exec version 15Kindly advise what are the best practices to do for my file server backup.Around 400 Gb files are present in my file storage server. every day users are working on these files and increasing the numbe...

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Unable to create files to solve problem with VSS

Running BE 16 on a Windows Server 2016. We started to received this VSS exection on the log.Veritas response is to recreate the files or contact the supplier. I have tried to cretes this files but windows will not allow. I have searched the registry ...

oamador by Level 2
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Resolved! Drive Error - Duplicate key or index

I need some help with the following message:Backup Exec attempted to automatically reconfigure the newly discovered disk storage device for use, but the reconfiguration failed with the following error:Physical Volume Library Database - duplicate key ...

Resolved! Alerts don't show offline tape drive

This applies to all our BE setups (10d to 2014, don't ask lol). Under Alerts tab there is a sub-tab named Active Alerts. There are times something happens (power outage, etc) and the tape drive appears offline. I've never seen an alert listed under t...

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 Backup Exec:Can backup exec supports below features? backup restoration support on VMware Servers.backup restoration support on Data Storages.backup restoration support on VDI Workstations.backup restoration support on disaster recovery.backup resto...

Event Log Audit Failure 4625

Hi everybody,I am using Backup Exec 16 and everyday it's generating hundreds of logs in the event viewer stating logon failure with the event ID 4625. The logs are coming from the Backup Exec Server using Administrator account. It is using the creden...

Quantum Tape Drive LTO6

I just installed a quantum standalone tape drive LTO6 attached to the windows 2012 R2 server through a sas controller card. the sas controller is installed in windows but does not see the tape drive neither the Backupexec 15 can see the tape drive.  ...

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Resolved! GRT agent

GRT agentWhen backing up virtual machines, we have the option to choose between Instant GRT or full GRT in a separate job.When the backup is done through the agent, is Instant GRT the default?Using agent is it possible to do full GRT on a separate jo...

Resolved! Validade VM - Final error: 0xe0009714

Backup successful, trying to perform VM Validity appeared this error. Final error: 0xe0009714  Job ended: Friday, October 20, 2017 at 9:24:51 AMCompleted status: FailedFinal error: 0xe0009714 - Backup Exec was unable to access the backup set that is ...

DCSCAN results - Fatal Error 22

A job reported an error accessing a certain BIN file on my deduplication storage volume. I ran the dcscan file verification on the BIN file per the following article: reported an error, shown ...

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Duplicate backup sets from Dedup Disk Storage to Tape

Hello,I have following setup:Physical server with BE MEDIA installed.Virtual server/machine with BE CASO installed.Deduplication Disk Storage is attached to virtual machine (CASO server), and shared with Media server.Tape library is attached to physi...

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Backing up Hyper-V exchange server

Hi.I have an Hyper V host on it I have my exchange server (virtual).I wont to backup it in that way that iw will be posible to restore the exchange vhd if needed and restor a specific mail from any of my exchange data bases.Is it posible?Wht is the b...

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Duplicate to Tape Yearly

I have several backup jobs that run a full backup over the weekend and incrementals on Monday to Thursday to disk.  I duplicate those to tape weekly on Monday to Friday mornings and monthly on the last Monday to Friday mornings of the month.  My ques...

Resolved! NetApp supports Data ONTAP v8.3.2p1 only?

Hi All, I have checked BE 16 HCL, for the NetApp Data ONTAP NDMP platform support, it shows "8.3.2 requires NetApp P-release version 8.3.2p1"Does it mean minium requirement or specific requirement?Is BE 16 able to support if my NetApp Data ONTAP is 8...

Resolved! Does deleting a tape remove its associated catalog files?

I recently upgraded my tape drives from LTO5 to LTO7. Since I can't reuse the LTO5 tapes, as the data on them expires I want to retire and then delete them from the BE console. I know this will delete them from the database, and that each tape's back...

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BE 15 old systems keep reappearing

I'm having an annoying issue with our BE 15 system (one CAS and one managed server).  Before I started with this company, another admin built these two systems and tried getting backups moved over to them.  For many reasons, the other admins moved ba...

Off-site deduplication - Number of licenses?

Hi!I'm fairly new to BE, and have searched this forum (and others) but haven't really found an answer to my question.Our current setup is one virtual machine running Backup Exec 15 Capacity edition which is backing up 8 other virtual machines to a on...

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