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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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Backup Exec

I have a customer who is running Mysql on linux. Can i use agent for Linux or agent for app/DB to do the backup and recovery?

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Hi, I having problem to read the tape detail in Symantec Backup Exec 15, it scan and show 0 bytes but unable to inventory the tape.

DPJIT by Level 2
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LTO4 tape encryption and reading media labels

Hello, We use LTO4 tapes and have hardware encryption enabled.  Does anyone know if the "media label" (i.e. tape name) of the tape is readable when hardware encryption is enabled if it the tape was attempted to be read by someone without the encrypt...

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Backup BEData?

I have a new backup server built and ready to go, my question is regarding backing up the backup server itself.  I am backing up to disk first and then duplicating to tape.  For the backup server job, should I include the BEData folder?  Seems counte...

Two separate backup jobs (how is it reset the archived bit)

I am using BE 2015 now. I want to run two separate backup jobs Job 1    Full backup of server to tape locally every day Job 2    Full backup of server to disk of remote site once a week and then incremental backup every day (network speed is not fa...

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Resolved! Backup to disk storage offline

Hello all, We have a strange situation, in which from time to time, the backup2disk file share (located on a QNAP NAS) is going offline. The strange thing is that it does not necessarily happens during a backup at all. The ADAMM.LOG file shows:   ...

Server running out of space

Hi all! We have a weird scenario here - we have some backups job with a data retention of 6 days. For some odd reason there was a time that when the server ran out of storage, old jobs would have been expired automatically and as a result storage wa...

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delete volume snapshot using BE post command

is it possible to delete volume snapshot using backup exec post command? We want to automatically delete the snapshot once the backup to tape already completed. Is Backup exec support this process? Need your expertise on this. Thanks.

Slow backup rates on Virtual host and guests

I have a Windows Server running 2008 R2 and its our Hyper-V host.   I also have 3 virtual servers running on that host, all are Server 2008 R2.  I'm running backup exec 2012 on the hyper-v host and the backup exec client on all the virtual guests.  I...

"System Files" is a corrupt file

I received the following errors when backing up a Windows 2003 server with McAfee VirusScan running: Backup- \\server1\System?StateV-79-57344-65247 - A failure occurred reading an object. Backup- \\server1\System?StateWARNING: "\\server1\System?Sta...

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Backup Exec 2012 Upgrade to 2014 or 15

We are currently looking to upgrade our Backup Exec 2012 CASO/MMS environment and have some questions: We would be keeping our existing servers and upgrading the Backup Exec software.  What is the recommended path since 15 is now the current version...

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installation in folder destination backup create

hi, i have used a tap system but before few day my tap is not working condition. So i have create a backup in folder drive. but i have not idea how to create backup in folder. So please any Boddy Help Me. 

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Resolved! send email notification office365

Saludos.   Tengo un backup exec 2012 que no envía notificaciones por correo desde una cuenta office 365, qué parametros deben ser tenido en cuenta? ya traté con la configuración smtp pero no pude.   Gracias.

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BE15 install fails after SQL installs fine.

Hi all,   Been trying to install BE15 trial on a VM running Server 2012, Everything appears to be going fine until the end of the install.  It fails with multiple SQL related errors. Below is my log, Please help me with this issue. I'm at my wits...

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Expired Backup Sets Not Deleting

I have several expired backup sets on my local disc deduplication storage.  However, they are not deleting because there are dependent backup sets.  These dependent backup sets are on old tapes (somehow their expiration got set to 2063) which are no ...

Backup Exec 15 Using Cloud

Good Day, I am using Backup Exec 2015 and would like to implement backups to the cloud. I would some suggestions as to the best solution. I was thinking about using Backup Exec cloud connector for Microsoft Azure. I wanted to know what is the best an...

Resolved! get error when i add license

The backup fail about 1 years ago, after i check everything, there are no license in this backup exec. So i ask user provide me the license info then i and add into it but got error. The server using symc backup exec 2010 r3, license they purchase wa...

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Unable to edit media sets in BE 15

Hi All,   Server 2012 hyper-v install here. I am backing up 2 VM's to a SAN then dupilcating to RDX cartridges. My cartridges arent being overwritten (even though I have them set for 5 days retention) so on monday the back up is fine. when I use th...

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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