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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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Installation of BE Server at virtual host level

Looking for any idea on how to fix a setup my customer is trying to get work using the trial version.They have installed the BE Server at the machine level on a virtual host server. This is a single server and not part of a cluster. They have a virtu...

Updating veritas backup exec version 20.3 to 21.3

I'm having hard time on how to upgrade my veritas backup exec version 20.3 to 21.3. I am eligible for downloading the latest version which is 21.3, my problem is this is my first time of doing it. Can someone please assist me on how to upgrade my ver...

Resolved! Upgrade SQL Server 2014 to SQL Server 2019 for BE 2016

Hi everyone !Currently, I'm using BE 2016 but  SQL Server 2014 which end of support by MicrosoftIt's mean, I have face with multi critical vulnerability from BE 16 ServerSo, please tell me how to upgrade SQL Server 2014 to SQL Server 2019 in BE 16 Se...

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License question

Hello. In 2010, we acquired a license for the program Backup Exec 2010 R3. Tell me, can I use this license to update my program to the latest version Backup Exec?

Morfz by Level 3
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Resolved! Backup Exec VSS provider (bevssprovider.exe) unable to uninstall

Hi there,I am dealing with a quit tricky task. I need to uninstall Backup Exec completelly. All went ok, but there is still Backup Exec VSS Provider service ("C:\Program Files\Symantec\Backup Exec\RAWS\VSS Provider\bevssprovider.exe") remaining. Do y...

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No Support for Exchange 2016 CU22 and Secruity Update

Why is Veritas not validating Exchange 2016 CU 22?Exchange is vulnerable and CU 22 has been released since 28. September 2021.Security Update for Exchange CU 22 SU 1 has been release sind 12. Oktober 2021.And Veritas just makes it for Windows 11.are ...

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Resolved! Backup Exec 2010 R3

Hi. Is it possible to connect the LTO8 drive to the program Backup Exec 2010 R3?

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Hi,Backup exec fail while verify with this error V-79-57344-34004 - End of data set was unexpectedly encountered   

AWS S3 Glacier or Tape Gateway

Hi,Is there any advantages of using S3 Glacier or the Tape gateway?  If the media retention period is expired, would S3 Glacier or the Tape gateway automatically deleted the files in S3 Glacier storage or recycled the virtual tapes from the VTL?Thank...

Instant Cloud Recovery Configure error

Hello,I am trying to setup Instant Cloud Recovery but when I run through the Confiugure Azure Resources wizard, I sign into Azure then choose my Subscription and click next and get error:Operation returned an invalid status code 'BadRequest'.I can't ...


New version and multiple errors

We recently got v21.3 and all seems to be ok until something happens. But in the meantime we have several servers that show the errors below, and I've followed the suggestions to fix them but they are still having errors. I'm not sure what else to lo...

Resolved! Katalogisieren von LTO-Band in Endlosschleife

Hallo,über Veritas (Symantec) Backup Exec 20.6 R1.1.8.2 V-Ray-Edition versuchen wir alte LTO-Tapes zu katalogisieren. Dazu nutzen wir ein LTO4 Laufwerk mit einem 8-fach Wechsler. Wir haben im Wechsler zum Beispiel 8 aufeinanderfolgende Tapes mit Back...

Backup exec installation

HiI have issues with the fresh installation of the latest build of backup exec on windows 10 Pro. I am logged in as an administrator.When I perform a environment check, I get 2 errors:1. The windows server service is not starten: If I check in servic...

Quantum Superloader 3 / Backup Exec 21

Does anyone have a Quantum Superloader 3 working with the Microsoft "Unknown Medium Changer" driver on Windows Server 2012 R2 with BE 21?  I was able to get the loader to work acceptably (unusual problems every week or two) with an older Quantum driv...

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VMware 7.0.2 with BE 21.2R2

Dear all,We are setting up a test environment with the following elements:-VMware Cluster with two ESXi nodes and vCenter 7.0.2-Fujitsu Eternus DX200S5 storage cabinet-Backup Exec 21.2R2In the virtual layer we have several Windows Server 2019 VMs wit...

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Backup Exec License

Dear All,    kindly advise,1) can i purchase Agent for application and database with out server ED.2) or to install any agent do i need to have atleast one server ED.3) Do server ED include agent for windows, instead of purchasing extra agent for win...

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Need a BE v21 SKU

Hi,Have a single server 2012 running BE 21 eval. Need the SKU so I can purchase software. Prefer SKU for single server,  no maintenance. Veritas sales doesn't return emails or calls and CDW is the same. Thanks in advance.Mike

Email notification when storage Offline

Hi dear friendsi configured email notification on Symantec backup exec and i have 2 questions1.i want when backup jobs failed send  email notification. on Backup exec setting i uncheck Information.but every time send all2. i want when storage offlile...

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Best course of action; physical tape media failure

Hi all,We've had a tape fail that we use to store incremental backups on, it's only just begun being used (past two days of incremental backups covered) and has now failed.We run full backups every 3 months, and the incremental media set handles a da...

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