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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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Backup Exec 12.5 on Server 2008 R2 RTM x64 errors

Hi, I installed BE 12.5 on Windows Server 2008 R2 Standard RTM x64 today, and am running into some problems.  This is a single-server environment so this server has Active Directory and the media server with an internal tape drive.  I am aware that ...

Exchange 5.5 Support in BE 12.5

I am trying to use BE 12.5 for Windows Servers restore Exchange 5.5 data from some old tapes, and I'm having problems.  In doing some research, I've found that the Software Compatibility List for BE 12.5 states "The following options can no longer b...

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PROBLEMS TO RESTORE SQL DATABASE

Hi, Actually i´m having troubles to restore a full backup of sql 2005 database. I need to restore it on a diferent location of the original site. Can anybody indicate me the specific configutarion of the restore task ? the parameters? I don´t have...

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PROBLEMS TO RESTORE SQL DATABASE

Hi, Actually i´m having troubles to restore a full backup of sql 2005 database. I need to restore it on a diferent location of the original site. Can anybody indicate me the specific configutarion of the restore task ? the parameters? I don´t have...

DFMG by Level 2
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VMWare Backup Slow

I've got Backup Exec v12.5 with all current updates.  I've just updated my VMWare converter to v4.0.  It takes 30 minutes to backup one server that is 30GB in size but creates a 9 GB file.  The B2D drive is connected via Firewire 800.  The temp VMDK ...

Resolved! Backup Exec 8.6 failing- Can't figure out why.

Need some help here.  My nightly backups have recently started to fail.  I look through the log and can't figure out why.  Can any of you offer some insight?  Here is a copy of my log.  Thanks in advance.   ==========================================...

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New tapes showing up with question mark (?)

I put 20 new tapes into our tape library, HP MSL4048, ran a scan on the library and then did an inventory in Backup Exec 12.5.  All of the tapes showed up with a yellow question mark next to them in Scratch Media. What is the correct process for new...

Job question regarding GRT feature

Backup Exec 12.5.  One backup job with GRT for several servers.  Do you know if there is a way to select a GRT backup for some servers, but not all? I know I could do this if I created separate jobs, but would like to keep all GRT backup...

Backup Exec 11d

I recently took an IT job at a local company in the town where I reside. We have two Win 2003 Servers, and around 50 workstations. Right now here is how we run backup exec, it backs up the DC and the SQL server, Full backups every tuesday at 1am, and...

Mixed Server 2003 and 2008 with Backup Exec 12.5 CPS

Hi We are about to replace some old Windows Server 2003 with new Server 2008. We use Backup Exec 12.5 and Continuous Protection. I just encounted a problem, our Continuous Protection Server is running on Windows Server 2003 R2 and the new servers wh...

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Backup and Restore Exchange 2007 with BE 12.5

Hi, I'm not very familiar with BE, and we recently installed and configured BE 12.5. We installed CPS for Exchange 2007. It runs scheduled backups to media server, creates snapshots, and continuous with CPS, which is OK. When I look into folders, it...

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Restoring data

Hi I'm trying to restore some data from one of my clients on my server. They have currently upgraded their device to a LTO4 the data is on a LTO2 tape. I'm running the same OS and Backup Exec Version 12. When I run an inventory and catalog they are...

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BACKUP MEDIA Volume Sizing for CPS Backup Exec

Good Day! We have planed SQL (2,2 T ) and Exchange 2007 (4,7T). How calculate req. for storage system for CPS? Type of backup media: type of RAID (3 or 5), SATA or SAS\FC, size? Have Symantec sizing tool for CPS? What about  white papers with req. f...

Backup Exec 12.5 and Sharepoint Agents

Hi guys, I was just wondering if anyone could confirm that the issue in Backup Exec 12.0 where the Sharepoint Agent didn't truncate the SQL transaction Log (see http://support.veritas.com/docs/307839 ) has been resolved in Backup Exec 12.5? The KB st...

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Copy Media Server Configuration

Has anyone used the BEUtility to copy the Media Server Configuration and after running the copy Media Server Configuration it replies that it completed with no errors but when you look in the directory path that you entered there are no files?

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Failures to Catalog or Inventory media

I have recently taken over the backup position at my organization, and I am attempting to make sense of the previous admin's setup. Due to the requirements of the facility, there has not been a rotation scheme in place - as such, all tapes are stored...

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Resolved! Disaster recovery of exchange 2003

Hi all, We are using backup exec 12.5 to backup our exchange server, now for a test I am attempting a disaster recovery simulation in our test lab. I have got as far as installing exchange using the /disasterrecovery switch all has gone well so far ...

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