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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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Backup Exec 12.5 authentication issue

Hi all I have backup exec 12.5 running on windows server 2003 32 bit dedicated backup server in an environment with mixed 2003 32/64 bit and 2008 64 bit. I have exchange 2007 on a 2008 64 bit machine which is also a domain controller. the other 2 DCs...

Resolved! Backup preferred server group for DAG

Hi Everybody,   I got DAG backup configuration on Backup Exec 2k10 R2. I specified a server on backup preferred server group. There are 2 Exchange 2010 Servers in the DAG. But B.exe doesn't backup that server. B.exec always is backing up other server...

Memory Leak BE2010R2

Hey, I am in trouble with Backup Exec 2010 R2 on Server 2008 R2. The server is running fine. But when I start a GRT restore from a File which resides in a vmdk file, the memory goes up to 100%. The server has 12GB memory. Taskmanager is showing 11,...

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Backup for vCenter by SQL Server Agent?

Hi ALL, Does anyone do full backup for the VMware vCenter using Backup Exec Agent for Microsoft SQL Server, in order to protect the vCenter and have better diaster recovery plan? If not, any other ways to automatically protect the vCenter, so that re...

Need help with B2D Overwrite/Append Period

Can someone help explain the OOP/Append period to me?  I've watched a couple videos and read the manual but I can't quite get my head wrapped around it.  Basically, each of our servers have 2 drives, 1 used for the system, and 1 used for data.  Here'...

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Push lotus agent

i have purchased the remote agent for lotus. i have some confusion about this lotus in workgroup in my network and backup media server is in domain. so is it install remote agent or backup the lotus in future within this criteria. cause media server ...

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Backup Exec - 2010 Library Expansion Option Violation.

Good morning,   We have a Backup 2010 server with an IBM ULT3850 tape device.   Recently we have been receiving the following message: Library Expansion Option Violation. This server is licensed to support 0 tape drives in robotic libraries. However...

Backup exec 2010 not filling tapes. Why?

Hi, We're running Backup exec 2010, Version 13.0 2896. Our tape drive is a HP Storageworks 1/8 Autoloader 448. Product No AF203A using LTO2 tapes (200/400GB) so we have a total uncompressed capacity of  8 x 200GB => 1.6TB. Compression is set to "Hard...

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Backup Windows XP mit SQL Express

Hallo Forum,   ich führe ein Backup mit BE2010 und einem SQL Agent per Richtlinie auf einem Target-System aus, wo Windows XP SP3 läuft. Mich vewirrt etwas, das der Backupjob als Erfolgreich abgeschlossen wird, beim Klick auf die Auftragsprotokoll sie...

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About a failed backup of a Server 2008 's directory

Hello everybody.   I have this issue when I backup some file or directory of a Windows Server 2008:   "A failure ocurred accessing the Writer metadata." This the first time that I see this error and it's first that I try to save a Server 2008.   Than...

Resolved! Possible to migrate BE 2010 from Server 2003 to Server 2008?

Hello, We are currently running BE 2010 R2 on a 32-bit Server 2003 machine.  We have provisioned a 32-bit Server 2008 Standard machine as the new BE server and we're wondering if it's possible to migrate the settings.  There are around 65 configured ...

v-79-57344-65084 - Before you can back up the resource (\\<FQDN>\X:), you must purchase and install a license key for the appropriate Backup Exec agent.

I've been using Back Exec 12.5 for a year now with no problems.  Last night, my backups for netware failed with above problem.  I do have a valid license, 12.5 for Window Servers (Novell netware does not have seperate license), but keep getting must ...

Backup Exec 2010 R2 No Deduplication Folder Option

I just upgraded from 2010 to 2010 R2 and wanted to try out the deduplication option.  It has been installed, but I do not see the option in the devices list.  Is there a setup step that I may have missed?

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backup Job failed to complete

Hi all,   I'm using Backup Exec 11x and have only 1 tape for weekly backup. for the first 4 weeks it was working fine after that I got an error "Please insert over writable media into the drive" I read some posts and changed the overwrite protection ...