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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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rdmchugh by Level 1
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Backup Exec Server Won't Start

Hello - My Backup Exec 2010 R3 on Microsoft SBS 2011 Server has been running fine till about a week ago. Since then, I can not get the Backup Server to "Start". Here is what the Event Viewer comes up with : Log Name:      Application Source:     ...

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"Unable to create the Backup Items. Unknown reason: {0}"

Two weeks ago or so our back up jobs stopped working. The last time I was able to get a job to actually run it went over a weekend (never finishing) and was full of this alert "The media labeled " from slot '0' read by drive 'NAS' is written in an un...

JayG0 by Level 2
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cant access/find POA to manage case

Hi everyone,   I opened a case on from MyVERITAS account, but not able to access or manage it. When I click on Support > Manage Case, it ask me to fill my details!     Any idea how to solve this?   Thanks in advance

Jobs won't un-que and creates a @@@@@@@@.bkf

I just set up a NAS using iSCSI and connected it with a Windows Server 2008 R2.  The connection is working.  I can copy files to the iSCSI drive.  BE2010 sees the iSCSI drive.  I have created a Device in BE2010 which successfully completed.  BE2010 s...

Resolved! Backup Exec 2012 don't write on empty tape

Hi there, we replaced some tapes in our HP tape library cause the end marker was not readable and the fatal write and read errors were increased. After an inventory the new tapes are shown by BE2012, but the library won't use these new tapes. I al...

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IBM Domino 9.0.1 - BE 15 continue support

there is a wish to hope that support Domino 9.0.1 in Backup Exec will be resumed as your products were bought and complete working capacity from them is expected

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New-BEBackupDefinition creation fails

I am using BE2014. Trying to create new Backu definition using following command.  Get-BEAgentServer AUTO-W2K8R2-32B | New-BEBackupDefinition -FileSystemSelection 'C:\temp\tdir58449' -Name backup_definition_Full_953297 -BackupJobDefault BackupToDed...

Resolved! Can I make stand alone exe file of BE without master server?

Hi all I am using BE 15 environments which consists of 1 master server 10 BE agent for Windows.  Sometimes, I need standalone BE without connection of master server. Can I make stand alone exe file of BE? or push stand alone agent file?  

Jake_kang by Level 4
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Resolved! License- need information

we have enough Backup Exec 15 licenses of “Agent for Windows” but not “Agent for Applications and Databases”. We wonder the consequences of only having Agent for Windows license for backing up the below server types:   SharePoint FarmExchangeMicros...

Backup Exec Alert: Database Maintenance Failure

Hi All, Server OS:-  MS Server 2003 Standard x64 Edition  SP2 BE Version:- Backup Exec 2010 R2 Database maintenancce failed  with below error message. ------------------ Summary of database maintenance activity: * Saved contents of BEDB datab...

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Backup fails with VSS error

I am backing up a large (~3 TB) file server.  I am able to get a full backup over the weekend, but I've been having more and more problems getting a good differentiual backup during the week.  The error I get is as follows: Snapshot Technology: Init...

Advanced Open File does not work on Linux Debian

I am testing  BE 2015 with Feature Pack 4 and trying to do LVM snapshots on Linux Debian 7. According to SCL Debian 7 does  support Advanced Open File. I don't see an option in the Advanced Open File for LVM snapshots so I set it to Hardware - Use te...

problem with tape

Hi guys, I have one server with be 12.5 (yes i know, is very old). From 3 weeks i have a problem with a tape lto 3 (400gb) on hp ultrium (Its works perfecrly since 2007)   Only one tape of set fails: the error is "tape  full" (it fails around 70%...

Resolved! Backup Storage Appliance

Not sure if this is the right place to post this question, I cannot find a better section in this forum.  Sorry if it's not the right place, please move it to a better appropriate place.   I am using the backup exec 2014 on Windows 2008 R2 backup s...

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How to use Hyper-V module

Hi, I have my media server using Win 2008 R2 Std x64. I installed Hyper-V module (60 days trial) in Backup Exec 2010 R3 (licenced). I hava also two servers with Win 20012 in cluster and with Hyper-V service. I did remote install of the agent in bot...