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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! Backup Exec 2010 does not list any resources Dell T310

Hi I am trying to install Backup Exec 2010 SBS on a DELL T310 running server 2008 SBS. It has a PERC H200 controller with pairs of mirrored disks. The problem I am seeing is that Backup Exec does not list any resources to backup. It is as if it canno...

Resolved! Backup exec 12 missing options

Hi, I've recently started a new position and the company is missing some options (such as AOFO that i was looking for) from the job properties of backup exec 12. Is this normal or should there be more in. Its version 12.0 rev 1364 running on a window...

Resolved! Is it possible for Backup Exec to crash DFS replication?

DFS replication had stopped between our two file servers. Concidentally, the daily Backup Exec de-dupe job had crashed sometime in the last few hours. It was sat with the status showing the same number of bytes backed up for a couple of hours. The la...

Backup Exec creating temp folders

Anyone else noticed the following files popping up on their storage devices: "G:\TEMP\Backup Exec\ese.dll" It's created today and is on both our B2D and deduplication drive. Cheers, Rob.

Backup Exec 2010 - Device & Media Service fails starting

Good morning, The Device & Media service fails starting since we updated Backup Exec R2 to Backup Exec R3. All Backup Exec service are configured in "Automatic" but the Device & Media does not start. Configuration: Windows Server 2008 R2 x64 with Bac...

Resolved! Email Notifications not working on Backup Exec 2010R2

Hi Guys   I'm running BE2010R2 on a host server and trying to send notifications doesn't work.    BE and server fully up to date. I've created a relay connector on exchange 2010 but it's still not wokring.  I know for certain that it's a problem with...

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Resolved! Backup Exec 8.6 and Windows Server 2008 R2

Hi, I have Backup Exec 8.6 installed on a win2k server with an internal drive. It has the SQL 2000 add on installed and it all works great. I have been asked to add a Win 2008 R2 server to the domain with SQL 2008 installed. Is it possible to back up...

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Resolved! Remote Agent Backup

Hi im running backup exec 12 which currently backs up the server it sits on and also 2 other servers on the network via the remote agent utility which all works fine. What I want to do is add another server into the backup via the remote agent utilit...

Resolved! Jobs running on MMS

Hiya, I have a CAS + MMS setup and some jobs are being run on the MMS when they were created on the CAS and are set to use devices on the CAS. Can I stop this behaviour? Thanks

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Resolved! Backup Exec 2010 - Backing up sql with sql agent

Please assist: When you backup SQL server with BE sql agent, after the VSS snapshot does it take it straight to the tape or does the snapshot does to the temp location before backing up to the tape? And it uses the temp location before backing up to ...

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Prompting for overwritable media, job set to append?

Hello, I've got a job stuck with status "Queued" and I'm being prompted with: Please insert overwritable media into the robotic library using the import command. Overwritable media includes scratch, blank, and recyclable media. Please note tha...

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Backup Exec 2010 R3 Temporary License Key

About for 4 months ago i have installed symantec backup exec 2010 r2, but i never had the time to configure the software and test it on my client's server SBS 2011 with Dell RD1000 Backup Drive. Last week I wanted to configure the backup exec so we c...

BackupExec 2010R3 B2D Setup

Hey guys, The powers that be have decided that I have to setup our nightly backup to now backup to disk during the night and then back that nightly B2D to tape (which will be connected to backup server) during the day.   Here's the kicker, The server...

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Resolved! Restore procedure

Hi, Has anyone could help me the procedure on how to restore a full backup and differential backup from tape. Our file server has been crashed and need to restore all the data on the tape. Please provide me the procedure on how to do it just to make ...

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Backing up millions of files from SAN

Hi, I may be fighting a loosing battle here but we're having issues backing up large ammounts of small image files (10+ million!) from our HP LeftHand SAN. A quick run down of our set up: - 5x SATA based SAN nodes (each node has 12x 1TB drives) conne...

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Duplicate data using a different media server

Follow-up to this post. I would like to do B-2-D with Backup Exec on a virtual server, and then replicate/clone the backup job to a different physical server with a tape drive attached to it, in order to do tape out  from a different location within ...

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Resolved! Dedup Media in scratch Media

Dear Everyone,   I have Backupexec 2010 R3 with latest update on windows 2008 R2.  The dedup option is installed and backup file to dedup folder is working fine.  I configured the backupexec to to use recycle media before scratch media.  The dedup me...

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Resolved! Backup exec and issue with child domain servers

For whatever reason I cannot do a remote agent or remote media server install to a server that resides on our child domain even though I'm using admin credentials from the child domain that are domain admin complete full rights. If I try to remote in...

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Resolved! backup servers in dmz

I have a bit of a hurdle to overcome, maybe someone can help me here.   I have backup exec on what is also a hyper-v server (server 2008 r2), on the local network, it has an unused nic port. I have a hyper-v server (server 2008 r2) with a few vm's, a...

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Choosing tapes in a partition

Hi all, I am currently running Backup Exec 2010 R2 with a Dell TL2000 tape library. The library is partitioned to 4 tapes per partition for daily and weekly backups. When my backup jobs run, I would like them to choose tapes sequentially, starting wi...