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Backup Exec 22 - Technical Preview Program now open for recruitment

We are currently recruiting customers who are interested in participating in the upcoming Backup Exec 22 Technical Preview Program. The Technical Preview Program for the upcoming release of Backup Exec contains some new features which continue to pos...

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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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Ralus for HP-UX

Hi, I have installed ralus on an hp-ux but the machine does not appear in the list of resources under linux/unix machines (I assume it does not advertise itself correctly). I added the hp-ux to the user-defined selection but when I intend to browse ...

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Resolved! The differential backup is larger than expected.

Hi, we have a fileserver hosting the home folders for users on our domain. During weekends we do a full backup of the folders that results in about 300 Gb then on monday we do a differential backup and that ends up being about as large.  The backup...

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BE 12.5 vaulting procedure

Hello, I export automatically tapes used by a backup to send them to an external site. Once a week I insert expired tapes in tle library and I would like to import them automatically in the free slots without warnings. Is it possible? If I schedule a...

What does this mean please

Hello, what does this mean please i got when i was just checking up on how our backup was getting on. "It is recommended that you rerun the Intelligent Disaster Recovery Preparation Wizard and select "Copy - Disaster recovery information (.dr) file...

Resolved! Is it possible to backup the shadow copy repository (diff area) ?

I maintain a W2003R2 file server in which the shadow copy service performs snapshots 3x daily.  The shadow copy repository (diff area) resides on a different physical disk to the main file system and O/S disk.  Tape backups are maintained (Backup Exe...

How to import Media.

Hi Guys. Can some please point me in the right direction. We had our Symantec backup exec 12.5 installed on a Windows 2008 Ent Edition R2 x64 only to find out that it's not supported. We have now moved the software and backup autoloader to a windo...

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Resolved! Backup exec services will not start

Hi, I have a windows server 2003 SP2 running Symantec Backup Exec 10d for Windows Server, with HP Storage Works library and tape tools version 4.1 and Veritas v 8.5.  When I go to open my Symantec backup exec 10d for windows I immediately get a po...

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Problems running Backup Exec Server service

I have a problem The service "Backup Exec Server" starts and then stops. The machine it runs on is a exchange 2003 the machine has crash so I have run an restore. after this i can't get the serivce to start. All other back exec services are running...

Incremental backup backing up empty folders

Hi all, Well, like the title says, we have setup a full backup once a week, then incremental backups Monday - Friday.  Up until recently everything was working fine, but now it looks like the full backups work, but the incremental backups are backing...

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Backup to USB drive then Backup to disk (RD1000)

Hey Guys, I have looked everywhere without getting any answer. I hope that some one here can help me. I'm doing backup with backup exec 12.5 and everything is up to date. OS and backup exec, RD1000 drivers and frimware. The problem I'm facing is I ha...

Problem updating Windows 2008 R2 Agents

I have some new Windows 2008 R2 servers and I have installed the 12.5 64bit agent. Now i am trying to manually update it so it supports R2, but it keeps erroring out. The wizard says: "The wizard was interrupted before Symantec Backup Exec Remote A...

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Ongoing 'rolling' backup archive - Mac user

Hello everyone, hope somebody can help me. I shall try to explain myself, please bear with me. I'm a Mac user, have been for over 20 years and have very little understanding of the PC world. I work in an advertising agency where we have a mixed envi...

Windows File Server Migration

Hi, I'm trying to move data from a Windows Server 2003 R2 SP2 using direct attached storage in a mixed Windows/Apple environment to an EMC NS120.  Folders that have old Macintosh data have all sorts of weird stuff going on with permissions and owners...

Backup Exec 11D and IBM N3700

Dear all, anyone familiar with IBM N-series storage boxes?? A customer of mine is backing up about 1.5TB worth of data on the N3700 box and it takes 70 hours. I'm not familiar with the N-series storage, I didn't setup the backup job for them. One thi...

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