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Backup Exec 22 - Technical Preview Program now open for recruitment

We are currently recruiting customers who are interested in participating in the upcoming Backup Exec 22 Technical Preview Program. The Technical Preview Program for the upcoming release of Backup Exec contains some new features which continue to pos...

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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! Recipe for offsite USB backups with Backup Exec 2010R2

We have Backup Exec 2010 R2 running on Windows Server 2008 R2.  We are doing a weekly full backup of about 800 GB to a backup-to-disk (B2D) folder on a RAID 5, which can hold about 2 weeks worth of full and daily differential backups.  I want to dupl...

Resolved! Tape Library HP ultrium LTO 5 MSL8096 Tape rotation policy.

Hello Guys,   I have a Robotic tape Library HP ultrium LTO 5  MSL8096,and i want to save data for a 3.2 TB on weekly basis. I am using Symantec Exec 12 for managing backup. How i can manage  this tape rotation schedule,evey single tape contains 1.5 T...

Resolved! Can I copy dedupe files then rehydrate from there?

I want to dedupe within Building A, then copy the dedupe files to Building B's Backup Exec then rehydrate to tape there. Can  this be done? I want to do this because deduping withing the building will be faster than across a WAN but wanted be able to...

How to Create a "Is correct Media loaded" Job ?

Hi We have a client who is VERY forgetful about putting in a tape for their daily backup. Costs preclude a tape library solution, so is there a way of creating a job to check that the correct media has been loaded BEFORE the actual backup runs ? The ...

Horatio by Level 3
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Backup 11d and 2010R2 encryption

We have 2 sites that currently use 11d and encrypt the backup and use each other as DR.  One is going to be upgraded to 2010 R2.  Does anyone know if the encrypted backup's / restore's will still work ?  I suspect it will as long as the encyption is ...

Resolved! Disk is Full - How to Delete Old Backup Jobs

Hi All, We have 12TB of Disk space using BE2010, disk is now 92%. I set the option the option to delete overwritable backups few weeks ago. Disk space looks like paus there and not expanding any further.   Could some one please advise - what is the b...

Nysoh by Level 5
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VMWare snapshots not deleted when services stops - By design?

With a referance to this post, is the following situation by design or something I could expect to be fixed in later Hotfixes of BE? Run a backupFor some reason, the services stops on the backup serverJob fails (OK, I agree on that; this should happe...

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Resolved! System State backups slow all of a sudden

All of a sudden all my System State backups appear to be running dreadfully slow, to the point of being unable to complete the backup within a 24hour timeframe. Throughput seems stalled, and BEremote.exe is running at 100% CPU on the affected servers...

RpR by Level 4
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Resolved! VMware Essentials vs. Standard & BE 2010

Is it true that to use the VMware agent for BE 2010 you need at least a paid VMware Essentials license?  Also, are there features of the BE Vmware agent that will not work with the Vmware vSphere 4.1 Essential license . . .and require the Vmware 4.1 ...

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Back Exec Media Full when overitable is enabled

Hi there, My weekly back has been working fine until three days ago now I'm getting a message saying that any  "inserted media is full and please insert a scratch or overitable media", all the tapes for the weekly back up is overitable enabled and ap...

Slow job rate during backup

We currently have a problem where the backup job that is currently running appears to have just stopped.  The byte count has been stuck at 1,617,046,897,012 bytes for the past 10 minutes (that is as much as I have observed, it could well have been lo...

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Resolved! Servive stop when logout from windows server 2003

Dear All I need your help ,i have 4 server with windows server 2003 the problem when i logout from the windows and login again all service to backup exec 2010 stoped .what can i do to solve the problem Thanks