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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 help

hello i have a backup exec environemnt that has a problem with there usb i have a question if i have a backup server but the usb disk that I will backup connected to another server and shared is that going to work?

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Differential backups acting like Full ones

Hello,   I’m running into a problem with my Differential backups acting like Full ones. For the past 4 nights my Differential backups have been backing up entire directories instead of just the changes.   Here’s what I normally do: Full Weekly - This...

Backing up vSphere 4 with BE 12.5 AVVI

Hi, I'm struggling to find a coniguration guide detailing the steps required to backup a vSphere 4 environment using Backup Exec 12.5 with AVVI. I'm presuming such a document exists? In particular I'd find it helpful to know if VCB is required to b...

folder structures

Is there a way, when restoring, with backup exec 9.1 to restore a set of folders and not retain the whole folder struture? i.e . pick the folder you want restored, re-direct to a different path, but not get all the folders above it restored at the sa...

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Resolved! Can't Back up 120 Gigs to disk!

 I have set up Veritas (BE8.6) to backup to disk, but apparently there's a limit to how much data it will back up.  How can I configure it so that it'll back up 120 Gigs to a folder Thanks Andrey

Resolved! Tape devices on a VMware VM

I have a customer setup with a Dell PowerEdge R710 server and a Dell PowerVault 124T SAS autoloader. The server has been installed as a VMware vSphere ESX host, and has the autoloader attached via a secondary SAS interface.  The network design called...

Resolved! Backup Exec 8.0 and Windows 2003 Server

 Has anyone run into any compatibility issues with Backup Exec 8.0 and Windows 2003 Server (either DC or member server). I'm at the outset of a network migration and I wonder if there is anything I should be watching for. Any advice or suggestions wo...

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Resolved! Unable to push BE9 remote agent to win2k3 server

Dear All, Using BE9 on win2k server. trying to push open file agent to win2k3 fileserver. in BE9 tools -> serial numb and installation -> next -> remote install -> next -> next eventually reaching the veritas BE remote features. right click destinat...

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Resolved! Bking up exchange 2k logs

 Can someone show me a step by step of how to use ntbackup or veritas 9.0 to remove the log files in exchange 2000.  I've been doing an online backup with an incremental option.  So what do I do to regain space on my hard drive.  Thank you very much...

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Resolved! Backups Continue to Fail

 In the last few days my daily backups are failing. The only difference from a successful backup and a failed backup is an "Access denied to file" & "Unable to open the item" message. Is this causing the failed message? I also noticed that my backup...

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Resolved! Can I back up to a tape device connected to another server?

Backup Exec 9.1 is on a server connected to a disk array, and that's where all of our data is backed up to.  But once a week we back up to tape.  The problem is that this tape device is connected to another server, and we can't connect it directly to...

Resolved! BE 8.6 backup BE 9.0 B2D folder ??

 Our Windows 2003 BE 9.0 has not been running, it goes to Paused each nite, so i was wondering if its possible to: 1. Backup to Disk on Windows 2003 BE 9.0 then  back that up from a Windows 2000 server BE 8.6 ?? Or 2. Backup a Windows 2003 server...

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Resolved! Backup question

 Hello All, I need to backup a contact database that is always left running. The problem is I can not backup open files. Does anyone know of a way to close the program and restart the program once the backup is complete? I do not have the module to ...

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Resolved! Backup Exec Database

 Hi, Is there any way to move the Backup Exec Database to another SQL Server (instead of the MSDE that it installs on)?  Let me rephrase that, I can move the database no problem.  Is there any way to make Backup Exec USE the database on another serve...

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Resolved! How to test if a tape is in drive

 Hi All, We are running servers with BkExec 9 in various offices, where no IT staff is working. How can I test if tapes are in drive (standalone drive connected to server) in order to ask office staff to put a tape. Thanks in advance

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VM backups proxy issue

Sort of. I'm lucky enough the backups are working but do have an issue i'm concerned about. BE 12.5 SP2 VCB The proxy is the same server as BE. The backups run, vcb makes copies of VM servers in the proxy folder, the backup server writes them to...

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