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Backup Exec 22.2 - BETA Program registration is open

We are recruiting for our exclusive BETA Program for Veritas Backup Exec 22.2, and we hope that you will consider joining. The program is tentatively planned to start May 29 and run through June 19, 2023. The actual time commitment that we would requ...

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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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Resolved! Backup 12.5 Agents with 2010

Installed 2010 today, is it necessary to install a 2010 agent on remote servers or can 2010 backup 12.5 remote agents?

Resolved! Backup strategy using Backup Exec 12.5

Hi, Im using BE 12.5.    I have  6 tasks    3 Daily Backups (Partially Servers 1,2,3)    2 Weekly Backups  (Full Servers 2,4)    1 Monthly (Full server 5) Im using 7 tapes, but I have a lot of odubts with my backup strategy. Right now, the backups...

Need guidance with recovery of server 2008 domain controller

I am testing my recovery procedures for disaster recovery and not able to get a successful recovery. My server is windows server 2008 enterprise with exchange 2007 it has the roles of DNS DHCP is the PDC. I have followed the instructions in the link ...

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attach or overwrite media doesn't works as expected

Hello, BackupExcec 12, Rev 1364: Sorry, if I don't hit the exact Symantec expressions, they are free translations from my german system. I don't know if I have misunderstandings or misfunctions Scenario: I have a son-father-grandfather backup concep...

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Restore Windows SharePoint V3

I'm doing full restorations in case disaster of my SBS 2003 Premium, and already managed to completely restore the windows, the exchange, and the SLQ but I can not restore Windows SharePoint V3 quasar of this error Restauración- SharePoint - 8000\Co...

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Snapshot processing... SQL server

I am having the dreaded snapshot processing issue that hangs for a long period of time. After I go to the SQL server that is being backed up there is a visual studio debugger pop up prompt. I hit No I do not want to debugg and then the back up contin...

Resolved! v9.1 with HP Ultrium-1 getting slower and slower

Hi, I'm running Veritas Backup Exec v9.1 and using a HP Ultrium-1 tape drive. Over the months BackupExec has been taking longer and longer to backup our network shares. I'm guessing this is the tape drive just general wear and tear, but I'm just won...

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Catalog error...

 Trying to catalog some old tapes from over a year ago and I get the following error...   "Catalog 00021 -- The job failed with the following error: Invalid Physical Volume Library Media Identifier."      I've looked up the error and tried what it ...

Resolved! BEWS SBS 12.5 - Offline Media problem

Hi 2 External Hard drives have been configured with the drive letters X and Z respectively, in the same Device Pool, and Media Set. Job configured to run with All Devices and the same Media Set. My client swaps the External HDD's over every Monday...

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Resolved! Different Versions with Central Admin Option

 Currently we have a Central Admin server (CAS) that manages 8 other media servers, each at remote locations in a WAN environment.  All of the servers are running BEWS 10d w/ Service Pack 4.  We have another media server at a 9th office that runs 12....

Resolved! Restore from Full and Differential Backups

I am restoring user folders/files from a full backup.  I want to then restore data in those folders/files from subsequent differential backups.  When restoring, should the "Preserve Tree" be selected?  Thanks.

does BE implement data spooling?

hi, Looking at BE 12.5 on Windows. Does it (can it?) implement data spooling when backing up to tape? All I can find is the B2D Folder device; is the spool concept not in BE? (not B2D2T with a Duplication Job... since the staging disk array I hav...

Resolved! Move Media Server to a different CASO Server

I am trying to move a Media Server at a remote site from one CASO Server (x86) to a different CASO Server (x64). On the remote Server I run through Tools, Install Options, etc.. and enter the new CASO Server name. I recieve an error message that it i...

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Question about BEWS 12/12.5 SharePoint Agent

1. If we buy the SharePoint Agent, must we also buy a SQL Agent to go with it?? I have been told that the SharePoint Agent includes 1 SQL Agent.... 2. Have anyone had real-world experience with the SharePoint Agent with WSS 3.0 -- 1 frontend server ...

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How to read files that are stored on tapes?

We are running Symantec Backup Exec with a Windows 2003 Server. Our backups are stored onto Maxell 170m/ 36gb tapes. We have deleted the "media created..." information within the catalogs of the RESTORE tab. Therefore we do not know what is stored ...

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B2D-Job crashes server, not enough ressources

 Hello, since two weeks we encounter big problems with our B2D-Backup: We use a NAS from LACIE as B2D-System with several directories where each job stores its information in a directory. Everything worked fine before. Now it happens that the medi...

Overwriting appending disks

Daily Backup To Media Set 123 In Media Set 123 there are 5 tapes (1 for every day) LTO000001 LTO000002 LTO000003 LTO000004 LTO000005 Overwrite protection period: 5 days Normal backup is ~170GB Tapes are 781.5 GB I can append the tapes so that t...

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