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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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Lost encryption key!

Hi. I'm really hoping someone has a solution for me other than just remembering the encryption key because that's not going to happen. The encryption key was setup by the old admin who has no idea what he was doing. He named the key "backup key" but ...

Catalog Error - ODBC access error

Hello,   I have a problem with the catalogs. I get the following error message: Catalog Error Message:   ODBC access error.  Possible lost connection to database or unsuccessful access to catalog index in the database. I already tried this artic...

Resolved! Maximum Number of Incremental Files

Hey guys, i am using bakcup exec 15 and my inquiry is that i need to know the maximum number of incremental files that backup exec can handle after full backup. Does backup exec has a maximum number of incremental files after full backup?. 

WDV by Level 3
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cloud connectors

  Can Anyone answer these 2 questions   1. Can I use Backup Exec 15 to back up to a regular disk that I have in my environment and then move it to the cloud(AWS) using cloud connector S3 ? 2. Can the same scenario apply if i want to move the data...

backup question

Hi,   I have question regarding the backups,   we have a full backup of a folder once a month then untill next month we have only differntila backup. now a user has contact me that she has delete the content of a folder, I did resotre the full b...

Shahin by Level 6
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restore tape for a server no longer accessible

we have some old tapes from a server that is no longer availabe that has some data we need to restore. I am using Backup Exec 2010 R3. I can inventory the tape and catalog it. I can see the data I want to restore from the restore wizard but if I dont...

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Duplicate to tape jobs tape handling

We are testing a new setup with jobs that are set up to duplicate to tape immediately after the full backup to disk job completes. How does Backup Exec handle the tapes in the library? Will it use the same tape that a previous job used assuming it ...

Restore of Exchange 2003 mailboxes

We have upgraded from Excange 2003 to Exchange 2016 and from BackupExec 2012 to the latest version 14.2. Old Exchange servers is decomissioned. We would like to restore (extract) individual mailbox from old Exchnage 2003 backup. We can see backup in...

Resolved! Hardware compression, what backup quantities are reported?

Hello, Have this issue, and cant find any answer.    Have a 45 slot library with two drives, and few months back turned on hardware compression (otherwise none), in Backup exec 2014. It does great, like 4:1 and even higher. However my issue is t...

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How To Update a Managed Server with Feature Packs

I am trying to figure out how to install/update our Managed Servers from the CASO after upgrading to Feature Pack 4. The Update option on the right click menu under the Backup and Restore Tab is grayed out. Do I have to login to the actual server and...

How to delete old backups on NAS automatically?

Hi We work with BE 12. As we have incredible problems with the backup to tape (almost all backups don’t run and we cannot findout the reason) we have bought a NAS (32 TB) to save the backups on the NAS. To change the backup-job from tape to the NA...

SQL Express 2008 R2 failing to install Server 2012 R2

Hi, brand new to Backup Exec 15.  I suspect you would probably prefer to make this 3 different posts but it was hard enough finding the option to post this one.  I remember the glory days of being able to call a person and have a factory person walk ...

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Push Install

I have 2 domain in the environment of BE say Domain A, Domain B. my CASO is in Domain A. I am able  to push install MBES fom CASO in Domain A but not in Domain B and always gives me error. just to mention I have 2 way transitive trust between 2 Domai...

Backup to RDX USB cartridges is driving me crazy

Hi everyone. I have a problem with BE. We run a backup to disk job. Onto RDX cartridges. We have 5 cartridges. (Mon/Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri) Each day there is a COMPLETE type backup job onto that day's rdx cartridge. No incremental. No differential.   Th...

Resolved! Full backup on new tape then incremental

Hi We are considering using Backup Exec 15 to back up one server to a single slot Ultrium tape drive. There is about 250 GB of data to back up, increasing by around 800 MB to 1 GB daily. Our customer requires long term archive of data to tape (even...

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BEMCLI exclude all jobs on a given date range

Im hoping someone out there has done this before so I can automate a process that until now ive completed manually. I work in an education environment where we have regular holiday breaks whereby I have been opening backup exec and going to the backu...

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