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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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Scheduling duplicate-to-tape jobs and

Hi!  I have a question:When scheduling a duplicate-to-tape job, which differential backup set does it duplicate?  The most recent one? I have a number of backup jobs that are set up as D2D2T.  Full-level jobs are run monthly and differentials are run...

Grayc by Level 4
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Cannot select "Agent-Based" Backup

I've version of Backup Exec 16 with the updates on Windows 2012.On the first run a message appeared to choose the method of the Backup. I selected the recommented "Virtual based" but I canceled since it took a very long time.Now I want to select the ...

Backup Exec Licencing

Hello , i'm confusing about Backup Exec 16 licencing (See the Screen Shot licence.png).on this Screen , i have in Agent for Applications and Databases and Agent for Windows under licence ,but not showing how many agents licence for each one can i use...

ps2ali by Level 4
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Cannot uninstall Backup Exec

HIIm trying to uninstall backup exec 15 from my server 2012 R2 box.The uninstall seems to be going through ok details what is being uninstalled and then towards the end does a roll back and says uninstall failed.Any ideas?thanks

Backup Exec 16 and HPE StoreOnce 3540

Hi thereWe have Backup Exec 16 on Windows 2012R2 and new HPE StoreOnce 3540 with only 4x1Gb ports.As I saw in HCL We have three choices: Fiber channel, CIFS, Ethernet. So We cant use a virtual library with iSCSI. Am I right?What better way to connect...

Backup Exec 2014 Restore problem

Hi,We are currently backing up a Microsoft 2012 server to Dell cartidges. Note: we are not backing this up as a server but have jobs backing up folders to these cartdidges. When we choose Restore from a Backup Set we get the attached error. Thanks fo...

Resolved! Restore job queued for 3 days. WHY?

I'm trying to do a restore and it isn't running, just sitting as "Active: Queued". It's been 2 days and 17hours. The first restore was Active:Queued for 5 hours.All jobs have been put on hold and the restore was deleted/reconfigured then run again, t...

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Resolved! How to backup directory skeleton with no files

Hello,I need to backup a directory skeleton (with permissions) but without the files.For all the curious:  This is a storage location for SQL and Oracle backups.  If the location were lost, we would need to recreate the directory, share and permissio...

Backup Exec version compatibility

Hi,Can someone point me to a resource or tell me what the compatibility is regarding reading tapes written with previous versions of Backup Exec please ?ie we are currently at Backup Exec 15, what is the lowest version of Backup Exec that can be supp...

What can be done with a one time backup?

It is clear that one time backup can be recoverd to the machine it has created from, but beside that: 1- Is it possible to create an increamental backup of a server based on its previous "one time backup" ?2- Is it possible to recover or convert a "o...

BE SDR Network Path Not Found

Hi,We are trying to do a BE 2016 SDR. We burned the CD > boot a target machine to recover using the SRD disk > configured the network (can ping IP of the BE Server) > then get stuck on where we need to type the BE Server Name, Domain, User Account, a...

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BE 15 backup issues since move to EMC DD

Dear Friends , I have Symantec BE 15 and was running using HP MSA Storage to save my backup jobs , I moved to EMC Data Domain DD2500 but I'm start getting so many errors that prevent the jobs from being done .. the errors as below :anyone can help ??...

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Resolved! BE License

If a physical machine is acting as DC and also has SQL and Exchange running on it(Not virtualized). How many agents for APP/DB will be needed in this case?any help will be appreciated

Backup 16 to Azure Storage jobs failed

Hello ,i create a job in Backup Exec  to export our Server Files to Azure Storage .in the end of the Job , i got the error 0xe00084c7i have checked the server files logs and Backup Exec Logs , there is no trace .i have cheked the connectivity to our ...

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Connect new backup media server to existing OST device

I'm in the process of migrating my BE 2014 from a Windows 2008 server to Windows 2012. How do I connect the new server to the same OST deduplication device (Dell DR4100)? It isn't showing up in my Storage tab. I tried adding using the configure stora...

Backup Target Recomendations

Hello,I am looking to migrate from Tape backups to disk based backups.  We have 15tb of data to backup and then replicate off-site to a second disk appliance.  I suspect I need 50-100tb of storage.Do you have any recommendations for hardware or brand...