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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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Device Pool and Library Partition

I am running Backup Exec 2010 R2. I have a tape library with 2 drives. I have 3 drive pools setup. One for Differentials, one for Fulls and one for duplicate. I also have 3 partitions setup. 1-20 tapes are for Diff, 21-39 are for Full and 40-47 are f...

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ost and img question

i am using be2010 r2 updated on windows 2008 r2 updated too. i am guessing how dedup backup works, in particular: 1-what are ost and img files 2- when they are crated and eventually rotated by mediaset policies. 3-created full backups on dedup media ...

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Resolved! B2D Keeps making files of 2KB

Hello,   I have a B2D to a network drive (External HDD). We have three different drives, all with the same IP Adres and it has worked the last 2 months, but suddenly it gives problems: The backup keeps getting failed and it doesn't start anymore. ...

Resolved! one .DLL stuck on 'snapshot processing' but i'm not using AOF

Does anyone know why snapshot processing would stay on one small .dll file for 8 hours?  I don't use open file as I used to get burned using snapshot stuff with networker years ago.  The whole backup did complete but I had to cancel it because it sat...

Gossett by Level 6
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Modified time changes

After performing a backup then restore using Backup Exec 2010, I noticed that the modified time on a couple of the restored files was different than the original, but was actually prior to the backup.   Any ideas?   Thanks,   Bill Ottawa, Ontario, Ca...

Bill955i by Not applicable
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Resolved! Email Alert backup exec 2010 R3

Hi, Since last tuesday, i dont receive any alerts through my mail anymore. I havent changed anything, I have only patched all the microsoft updates on my machines, Before that day, everything worked properly   The allerts wich are sent internal they ...

Hansdev by Level 5
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Resolved! Backupexe 2010 update and update client

Hello, I tried precise information (in documentation symantec found nothing ) to find the backup exec client update or more remote client update. exists with interface (Backupexe server) a menu client liste and update via remote client or server upd...

hc-user by Level 3
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Resolved! SQL Compression in a B2D job

Hello, Since upgrading to Backup Exec 2010 R3 I have noticed the option for SQL compression for SQL 2008 databases. I have tried enabling this for a our weekly full database backup to disk job, however the size of the database remains the same (13.5G...

Desktop and Laptop Option (DLO) confusion

Hi, We have Backup exec 2011 connected to a  tape library. We currently backup an SQL database and a file system to tape. We now want to also backup two Windows PC's (Vista/XP) to tape aswell. --- The blurb on DLO states that it "does not require a d...

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BE2010 Synthetic and SAN based backup at same time?

Hello,   We have just purchased our BE2010 licenses and are looking towards moving to implement this. We would like to utilise the SAN level backups as these appear to have advantages in lowering the load on the ESX server and I assume they are faste...

Blinky by Level 4
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The disks are not full from information

Hello to everybody! Who can help me in this situations(Bellow the error)! What must i do? The soft is Symantec Backup Exec 2010 R2.   Please insert overwritable media into the robotic library using the import command. Overwritable media includes s...

solim by Level 3
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Troubles creating UNC Backup-To-Disk Path

Hi all, I am having difficulty with creating a backup-to-disk folder for backups in Symantec Backup Exec 2010. I go to the Devices page, right-click the server name and select "New Backup-To-Disk" folder. The wizard appears and I continue through to ...

Resolved! Backup Exec vs HP Data Protector

Hi, Is anyone having datasheet of Backup Exec vs HP Data protector? So that I can tell my customers that why it is better then other?

API by Level 3
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Resolved! Backup Exec 11d Install rollsback on failed install

I am trying to rebuild my (windows SBS 2003) server. I rebuilt the whole box and installed Backup Exec 11d. The install failed - no files were installed. Now it won't install the files at all no matter what I do, repair, reinstall, uninstall, etc. Ca...

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Resolved! Rotating External Hard Drives

Hi Guys, I have recently setup backup exec 2010 R3 to use external hard drives using the method that phk describes in the article below. This has been working great but ca...

Remote site backup best practices

Hi all, We have a remote site that is connected to our central office over a private WAN.  We have reasonable bandwidth, but not enough for a weekly full backup. We are looking into the Synthetic backup option, which suits our needs perfectly except ...

IPG by Level 4
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Backup Exec 2010 Agent and options

Dears, i need you help how many agent i need for the below... S/No O/S Name Application Name Role No of Servers 1 Windows Server 2008 R2 Standard Active Directory Domain Controller ...

FZ2H by Level 6
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