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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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Slow backup sets

Good eveningI am duplicating with BE2012SP4 backup sets from the same tape, and tape reader connected to the BE server, to local ntfs disk storage.The backup sets of VHD files won't duplicate faster then 600 MB/min. IMG folder is created on Bedata fo...

Simplified Restore Disk

I've taken over the support of a windows server with Backup Exec 2012I need to create a server recovery diskWhen I go to create I only have 2 options to specify a location1. from previous location2. existing .iso imageI need to create a new one, but ...

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Backup Exec 15.0.5?

I saw on the website a reference to BE 15.0.5 service pack but have not been able to find it on the site.  Does it exist or did I misread something?

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Credentials problem with SharePoint

I have a SharePoint 2013 server that backs up just fine under DocAve using credentials that have admin access to both the server and the database.   When I try to back it up under BE15, the job cannot authenticate with the Configuration database when...

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Resolved! 100% CPU BE Agent SharePoint

On our SharePoint servers, the agent will randomly go rogue and pull 100% CPU on all the processors, effectively shutting down the site.  This seems to occur whether the server is being backed up or not.  I have uninstalled/reinstalled the agent and ...

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Backup Failure V-79-57344-3877

Job Log: BEX_IGFBACKUP_02511.xmlV-79-57344-3877 - Drv_ret Action = 1957830874 Error = 0 Len Got = -536867035 Job Log: BEX_IGFBACKUP_02511.xml Backup Exec will not follow mount points, junction points, and symbolic links when the Simplified Disaster R...

BE15 Credential / permission issues

Hello,Does anyone has exprience this issue below before?Customer has recently just migrated to BE15 from older version BE2010/2014. Previously from older versions BE2010/2014, customer is able to login to the BE server using the backup operators cred...

Deleting old BKF files in the BEData folder

Currently running a Backup Exec 2014 on a 2012 R2 ServerRunning out of room on my NAS and looking in the BEData folder, I found .BKF files dating back to 2014. There is roughly 5 TB worth of files from June 2016 back to 2014.Since I am running out of...

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Resolved! Deduplication stream size vs disk cluster size

In a few older applications that rely on file system-based databases, like old Usenet news spool servers for instance, it was a good idea to match the storage volume's cluster size to the smallest file size if possible. For that old Usenet server, 1 ...

Resolved! Recovery of MS SQL DB`s without Network Conection

Hello BackupExec Specialists,we have a problem and I hope somebody can help us in this case.Enviroment first:Version: BE 2014 SP1 on physical maschine.Backup of Servers via BE AgentBackup of MS SQL DB`s via Agent.Problem:On a desaster recovery test w...

Backup using more tapes than it should

Hi,I currently run a weekly backup of our servers that is ~3TB is size, onto LT04 tapes. Even if there is zero compression, that should only take around 4 tapes. Currently it takes  usually 6, but sometimes 7. Just wondering if anyone has run into a ...

Snapshot Full Size on Disk vs LTO (2GB vs 100GB)

Snapshot Full Size on Disk vs LTO (2GB vs 100GB) | Symantec Connect CommunityHi,within Backup Set´s of a Server i can see the last Backup Sets and where the data is stored.I have some Backup 2 Disk -> Duplicate to LTO Jobs.In the Backup Set´s i see t...

Backup Exec and SUBST drives

 HelloUsing Backup Exec 15 FP4,Is there any way to force Backup Exec to see SUBST drives?as for now, even that the drive is seeing as a local in Windows Explorer, Backup Exec don't see it as one of the local drives and i can't select it a the source ...

Migrating catalogs from v12 to v15

HiI have BE v12 (not v2012) on Windows Server 2008 (64-bit) and a new server running BE v15 on Windows Server 2012 (64-bit). I am aware that there is no direct upgrade path from v12 to v15 but that is not a problem as I didn't need to upgrade as I ca...