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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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Duplicate a B2D backup on LTO after several weeks

Hello,I try to make a powershell script but I don't find any command to list the media set of disk storage ? I want to duplicate the media set on disk after several weeks to make some place on the disks and put them on LTO media like a cold storage. ...

sysyl by Level 3
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Simple Tape rotation question

I just took over the Backup Exec environment and had a simple question about tapes and rotating them through the system.  We do a monthly backup and those tapes are kept for 2 years per our retention rules.  So I have older tapes that are cycling out...

Jobs stuck as Queued

I just discovered that a BE 21 server that I work on (but someone else is >>supposed<< to monitor and manage) hadn't been running backups for a couple of weeks.  Turns out the license file needed to be regenerated. I did that and BE is no longer comp...

doing a restore deletes files on the backup disk

When we try to restore a file, it fails and the backup files on the backup disk are deleted. Before doing the restore, you can open the disk and see the backup files and the backup program shows the disk as full.  After trying to run the restore, you...

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Restored vhdx (Hypver-V) unable to mount

Hi all,I'm working for a small charity that has three WIndows Server 2019 hyper-v servers running a couple of VM's.  I have forever incremental backup jobs running that seem to be running fine.  However, after a successful restore, I've discovered th...

Backup Exec with Infoscale HA

Hi BE experts,Just would like to know if Infoscale can be used for HA with Backup Exec?If with whitepaper to support it, that would be great. Thanks!Leandro 

Backup Exec 9.1 Driver Download

I had a tape drive fail and need to recover data.  My new drive is a Certance LTO-2 drive, and from what I read, I need the file originally linked to be at BackupExecTapeDeviceDriverInstall_273853.exe in order to get this drive working.  How do I get...

Cleaning up SQL versions on BUE 20.6

During an internal audit, it was noticed that there are several outdated versions of SQL Express installed on our BUE server, presumably these versions were installed during the various upgrades of the BUE program.  I'm wanting to see if I can safely...

Restore SQL Database

Hello Guys,I am having problem restoring SQL database and what is old is the fact that something the job will run and be successfully; however, the majority of the issue I am seeing is below capture from the Sgmon log. If anyone has any thoughts plea...

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BE trial mode

I am involved with the recovery of a Windows SBS 2011 server that has serious damage on the boot drive caused by a faulty disk. I have the recent backups (on NAS box) but I do not have the original BE install disks, the BE serial Number or a BE recov...

Does Backup Exec support backing-up k8s resources?

I am checking whether BackupExec support backing-up Kubernetes (k8s) resources (application, persistent volume, namespace, etc.). I checked the datasheet and whitepapers and other documents about Backup Exec latest version 21,

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2014 backwards compatible with 2012

Customer recently experienced hardware failure on Windows 2008 server with Backup Exec 2012 installed.  Realizing BE2012 is EOL and not available for download, we're trying to confirm if newer versions (21.x, 20.x etc.) are backward compatible and co...

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Failed Status - V-79-57344-4611

We are experiencing an issue with our VMWare backups writing to the deduplication storage. Other file level backups complete to the same deduplication storage without issue. Some files and folders were copied from another drive to the deduplication d...

DB Maintenance has failed. Query Timeout

We have Maintenance failures and alerts about reached the 4-GB limit.BEDB has size 3500mb. TOP table: dbo.CatSynthTable  ---> 2700MBWhat is this table and how can i shrink it? 

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Resolved! Backup Exec 16 cannot backup Microsoft SQL 2017

Hi all,We recently have problem on create backup on Backup Exec 16 to Microsoft SQL 2017.After search, I found BE 16 do not support backup SQL 2017 and looks like new feature update also cannot found it can support.As the article I found is few years...

Resolved! Using Object Lock with Amazon S3 and backup exec

Does anyone know if Object Lock can be used with S3 storage in Backup Exec? I've been doing some testing with a Object Lock enabled bucket, and duplicating data sets to it.If the setting is enabled at a basic level on the bucket then duplication work...