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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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Remote update MMS

Hi, Customer would like to update his freshly CASO infra.Question is: is there a way to update the MMS from the Central Admin console? Cheers

Resolved! Backup exec license

I am buying BE 16 server. reseller tells me I need LEO option for tape drive. I have a Dell 114x dual tape unit. See's as two separate tape drives. So I believe support for this is inbuilt to serve lic and do not need the extra license. can you confi...

Resolved! Encryption on duplicate increase the size

Hello,I activated encryption (256 bits) on my duplicate backups and I noticed that the backups size have increased on the tapes.I'm not able anymore to backup all my jobs in one tape when the encryption is activated on them.Is there a way to calculat...

BEMCLI Agent Server report

I'm looking to get a small powershell script that will list out all the Agetn Servers that require an update/upgrade. In the BE16 console the icon is different to indicate that agent has an update pending on it. The Get-BEAgentServer doesn't seem to ...

Backup Exec install fails with SQL permission errors

I'm attempting to install Backup Exec 16 on Windows 2008 R2.  I'm getting the following SQL error message during the install.Cannot connect to Microsoft SQL Server 2008 with Backup Exec services account administrator. Do one of the following: - Speci...

Unable to edit credentials for disk based network storage

I tried to create a new disk based storage (a NAS on the network) but keep getting "The path appears to be an invalid path" error. I did some research and it appears to be related to logon. While troubleshooting, I changed the password for the accoun...

Resolved! Bare Metal Recovery of Linux Server using Backup Exec

Hello Team Is it possible to do a BMR of Linux Server using BAckup Exec? I have gone through the Admin Guide on BE16 & it only mentions SDR creation for Windows. Please confirm.IF Backup Exec cant do it I think System Recovery 16 Linux Edition & Netb...

Backup Directory is there but not the contents

Hello Everyone,I have certain folders that is backed upto tape but the contents of those drives are not backing up. For example if i have 20 folders, on some the contents are available while the others the contents of that folders are not backing up....

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Changing Tape

I am Fairly New to Backup Exec. I am using BE 12. I was told that when you replace tapes just doing an inventory would be enough for BE to know its another tape. we have 4 weeks retention policy for used tapes which by the way is only used after the ...

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Resolved! Backup Exec Library Expansion Option

Hello Team I want to backup data to a Dell RD1000 (1 TB of hd) 7 in total using Backup Exec.Do I need to buy Backup Exec Library Expansion Option License?


Hi,we are having a unresolve issue with our Hyper-v server and BE15.On the media server that is also one of our Hyper-v servers, when create a job I can see all of the virtual servers there and we can run a backup of the VMs.our problem is when we wa...

Resolved! Failed to install backup exec 12.5 event id 1000

Accidentally uninstalled the backup exec application. after the reboot i tried to reinstall the backup exec, but it always crash when launching backup exec setup  Problem signature:  Problem Event Name:                      BEX64  Application Name:  ...

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Job priorities are not granular enough

This is a feature request.As verified with support, job priorities are all linked at the server level, which is definitely not granular enough for my needs. For example, if you have multiple stages or sub-jobs for each server, such as backup to disk ...