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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 No longer working

Just recently Backup Exec stopped working.  It will not run backups, restores, inventories, etc.  I have a HP 1/8 G2 Autoloader connected that was used normally for over a year without issue.  Now if I look in slots 6 of the 8 tapes show <unknown med...

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Resolved! LTO4 Tape Capacity only show 800GB in BE12.5

My BE12.5 only recognise the LTO4 Capacity up to 800GB, and other Backup Application eg. DPE will recognise as 1.6TB. Do i need to change any setting to make BE12.5 to recognise the LTO4 Capacity to 1.6TB?

cseng by Level 2
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Backup exec and external USB Hard Drives on SBS 2003

I am pulling my hair out trying to get this thing configured correctly.  The goal: Using Backup Exec 12.5 with 2 External USB based HDD to backup the server and Exchange mailboxes Preferences: 1) Backups are done daily 2) Each day the dr...

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Resolved! All devices Offline after reboot

Performed an in place upgrade to BE2010 from 12.5 yesterday on Windows Server 2008 X64.  Everything ran fine over night.  I rebooted the server today and now it shows all my backup to disk folders, tape devices, and dedup folder as offline. I can ...

Backup Exec 12.5 delays notification emails.

Hi everyone, I have Backup Exec 12.5 for Windows Server running on Microsoft Windows Storage Server 2003 Standard Edition. and I have setup email notifications so that it should send me an email to notify that job is complited after every backup j...

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Upgrade from 11d > 2010

Hi all, this might be a strange question but here we go: my convoluted situation: - the current server which runs 11d is getting tossed. (OS= Win2003 x86) - a new server should hold the new and improved BE2010 (OS = Win2008 x64, VM) - i do n...

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Backup Exec 2010 - Backup to Disk Speed

Just finished evaluating Backup Exec 2010 using Backup to Disk and noticed something rather odd.    The backup job speed starts off fantastic, going from 3,000MB/min to as high as 4,2000MB/min within the first 30 minutes.  But once it reaches that...

BE2010 and Exchange 2000

Do not seem to get along. 12.5 did. The 2010 SCL says yes (and maybe), and BE2010 says: e0000f20 - Backup operations for Exchange Server 2000 are not supported by this version of Backup Exec. Remove the resource or resources from the selection lis...

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Backup Exec 2010 Hyper-V Selection List

When I try to create a selection list that includes virtual machines on a 2008 R2 cluster, it does not list the virtual machines running on the nodes.  I have installed the remote agent onto the Hyper-V nodes. Any Ideas?

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Be12.5 GRT MSX07

All anybody any idea on the following, have given up with terrible symantec support, please bring back veritas, anyway BE12.5 on Server 2003sp1 backing up  MSX07 on SVR 08 Error invalid mapi credentials Have done the usual, ie admin mail account w...

Need Advise on Backup Tapes growing too quick.

  We recently bought a RAID Drive to start backing up our files in it and at a later time back it up to tape.  We run Sunday at 2pm Full and let it run all the way till  the next Sunday morning for Incrementals.  We then start the tape backup process...

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Limited Access User Account

Have a support issue requirement for a user account that can access the console remotely with READ ONLY access.  Defined restricted users cannot access the media server.  Does anyone know a way to create a user account that can observe (only) jobs on...

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Communications/Writer Errors; Failed Backups 12.0 SP4

Hi Everyone, First of all, I apologize for not being the most versed and experienced with Backup Exec. We're running Backup Exec 12.0 SP4 (with all available updates installed through Live Update) on a Windows Server 2003 Standard R2 SP2 x64, which ...

BackupExec 2010 agent crash when backing up VmWare

When backing up multiple vmware servers (vsphere 4.0 U1)  after the first server is backed up the beremote agent on the backup server crashes and all the remaining backups are failed with an "Unable to create a snapshot of the virtual machine." error...

BackupExec Dedupe performance / ESX backup

Hi! I have 2 issues with Backup Exec 2010. 1. I've set up dedupe backup to Deduplication Storage Folder on a SAN, according to BE Admin guide with direct access enabled. However, when the backup runs the second time, the job cycles through the ...

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BE 2010 EventID 7000

Hi@, New Installation BackupExec 2010 (german) with NDMP-Option (Hotfix-updated) on Windows 2008 R2 Server Standard x64 (german). Hardware: IBM x3550M2 Server and IBM TS3200 Autoloader. After BE-Installation Eventlog-Errors at every Server-Star...