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Backup Exec 22.2 - BETA Program registration is open

We are recruiting for our exclusive BETA Program for Veritas Backup Exec 22.2, and we hope that you will consider joining. The program is tentatively planned to start May 29 and run through June 19, 2023. The actual time commitment that we would requ...

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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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Resolved! Cannot restore a backup set after a month

Hi,I have Backup Exec 16 running.The problem is when I want to restore a backup set older than a month, the backup set is not expired, I can see the backup set available, but when rigth clic on the backup set and select restore, the restore wizard wi...


Resolved! Backup Exec Trial

 Is the NDMP option included in the trial version of Backup Exec 16?

Resolved! Staging & Hyper-V restores

This article-- me with a few questions:"Tape backups require a staging location that is at least as large as the data that you back up." The way I read this, restore requires enough space...

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Identical virtual servers backingup at different speeds

Hi All, before raising a case with Veritas just wanted to get straight in my mind how backup exec works.So the background.  We have two identical Windows 2012r2 servers running off the same vmware 6.1 host using the same shared storage.  I wanted to ...

Restore data from specific storage

i have storage at my primary site where BE server is located. After a backup has run, the data is duplicated to a network storage at the DR site.I realise that when i want to restore data to a location on the primary site, it picks the data from the ...

Backup Exec License

I have a QNAP NAS whiich I want to b/up to a tape drive. I also have 1 sql server (physical) and 1 hyper V server on which I have 2 VMs(Domain controller , Exchange). What Backup Exec License I will need?

Lotus Domino support for BE15

Hi Team,My environment is currently running on BE15, I want to take backup of my Lotus Domino servers for which I need Agents. As from BE16 support for Lotus Domino backups has been suspended. I want to know if I will purchase additional licenses for...

Difference encountered in file data in verify stage

Hi everyoneWe have a problem, since couple weeks ago, our backup system getting this error "Difference encountered in file data" for almost every backup rule and every kind of files (SQL - OS - Data), I have no idea what's the problem.Our hardware sp...

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overwite and append

Hello there,i m new to bkp exec 16...i take backup to disk to tapei want the backup to disk 1st day of month..then duplicate to tape to stay on tape for 26 weeks (keep data)we have limited number of tapes .. so how i should set the values of overwrit...

LTO Tape Media ID change Automatically

Hello, I am using one LTO-5 Tape for backup and media ID is A00126 and backup is stored on this tape too. But everytime, after some days media ID is changed automatically.How do I solve this problem, Please Suggest. Thanks  & Regards,Shashank Saxena

Configure BE 2014 tape library partition for failover

I am not seeing a way to configure a failover if the first partition has failed tape writes. I would like to be able to specify using the second partition if that happens, is that possible? If not, why not? Thank you.

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Can't create SDR Disk

HiI don't know if anyone have an idea here.I can not create the SDR Disk, when i try and go to the wizard in the screen and select the destination type i select ISO file and then nothing happens.Thanks in advance.

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Debian 9 agent support

 Hello,we have Backup Exec 16 on a debian 8 server. Now we want to do a distribution upgrade to debain 9. Currently Debian 9 is not listed as compatible. When will Backup Exec 16 get a compatible agent?Greetings

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Resolved! backupexec 16 permissions for san transport mode backup and restore

hi everyone,we have 5 backupexec vray licence for 5 vmware hosts (VMWARE vSphere 6 Enterprise Plus) , one win2012r2 physical server (for backupexec 16), san storage and a tape library all connected to FC switch fabric,we plan to use san trasport mode...

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Best practice for DR with Backup Exec

Good Day IHAC who has Physical Windows servers with DAS storage, that wants to use Cloud service provider for DR.They have 12 servers with about 3.5TB of dataThey wish to backup their data in their DC, and then replicate the data to DR Cloud provider...

Verify job fails on backupset located on 2 tapes.

Hello!I have a problem:Backupset located on 2 tapes.I have separated jobs: one for backup and one for verify.Backup job complited successfully.Verify job failed with next error:  Job Completion StatusJob ended: 6 июля 2017 Рі. at 17:06:42 Complet...

Resolved! Unable to restore old jobs from tape

Hi,I just put an old tape in the library and BE 2015 has recognize the tape, I have inventoried and cataloged this tape. When I try to restore I can't see folders inside the job, jobs older than 90 days are with a yellow triangle and I am not able to...

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