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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! Create catalog database

Hi, I've got a problem with Backup Exec 11d on a server which I've traced to a missing catalog database. HKLM\SOFTWARE\Symantec\Backup Exec For Windows\BEDatabase has:     Catalog Database Instance Name = "BKUPEXEC"    Catalog Database Server Name = ...

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beremote segmentation fault on SLES10 SP1 OES2

Hi.  I'm trying to install ralus on my SLES10 SP1 OES2 box.  Actually the install goes fine, but beremote will not start.  All that I get is a Segmentation Fault error message and nothing else.  I have tried several versions of ralus, including 12.5....

SAP Backup using Backup Exec 12

Hi, Can anyone suggest me how to backup the SAP database using Backup Exec, Scenario: I am using Backup Exec 12 server and also SAP R/3. I have created the installed the Backup Exec SAP agent in SAP server, also configured the Oralce DB in BEWS remot...

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Veritas 9.1 Server Crashing

We have ver. 9.1 here, obviously extremely out of date. The server is crashing about 5-15 minutes after the event logs below appear in the Application section. There are no other event logs generated and it seems there is not much online about these ...

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.NET application errors and service crashes in BackupExec 11d

Good morning I hope someone can help..  I've seen a few threads floating around about a similar issue, with varying suggestions for success...  but I'm at witt's end with this one. I have a Windows Server 2003 R2 x64 system operating as a DFS node an...

NO C: drive as a selection to backup on exchange cluster

I have a 2-node exchange cluster and installed the exchange agent on both (12.5). My available selection under windows systems are each of the nodes lus the virtual node.  The virtual node listes all my exchange drive mouinted on my iscsi SAN, plus t...

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Upgrading to Backup Exec 12.5

Hello all,I am getting ready to upgrade our BE server to v12.5 from 11d. Has anyone experienced problems or have any suggestions with the upgrade process? Any feedback would be great. Thanks Mike

Can VBR & NOM co-exist on same host?

NOM version 6.5.2VBR Version 6.5 Current Environment: 1 Master server HPUX, 2 Media Linux RedHat, 1 NOM Windows server Right now I have a windows server setup for NOM.  Can I install VBR and the agent on the NOM host as well and is it recommended? Ma...

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Resolved! Encryption testing error

I'm trying to test encryption and receive the following message: ”DuplicateData encryption is not supported for backup sets that were created with earlier versions of Backup Exec. Encryption was not used in creating the duplicate of this set.” My Fir...

Upgrade 11d on old host to 12.5 on new host

Hi, We are currently running 11d with CASO, SSO, DLO on a Win2K host; we started with 10 and have been upgrading it over time. Now it's time to move to a new, better, faster host. Unfortunately, there isn't much out there for documentation on this pr...

Backup will not run if I don't run the inventory job

I running backups using Veritas 11.0 REV 7170. The problem that I'm facing is that every day I change tapes but if I don't run the Inventory the backup will stay on the quehue. I beleive that this is not normally. Is there a way to fix this issue? Th...


How long is Symantec planning on supporting version 11D?   I'd prefer not to upgrade to version 12.5 anytime soon. ThanksDan

Catalog Search Returning 0 Results

I'm doing a catalog search for a file I know exists (even tried with wildcards) and I'm not getting any results.  In fact the search comes back with no results in about 5 seconds which seems incredibly fast.  Does anyone have any suggestions as to wh...

V-79-57344-33932 error

Unable to attach to \\SERVERNAME\Microsoft Exchange Public Folders.V-79-57344-33932 - Unable to attach to a resource.  Make sure that all selected resources exist and are online, and then try again. Anyone know exact;y what the problem is with this e...

Push install ports

We've got a Check Point Firewall and i want to do a push install of remote agents to both inhouse servers as well as external customer servers. I don't want to open up all TCP ports in the FW to be able to do a push install, so my question is which o...

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Resolved! BEWS 12.0.1364 HOTFIX 309178 (X64) failed to install

I'm continually getting the error message "Update BEWS 12.0.1364 HOTFIX 309178 (X64) failed to install". When I check the Backup Exec installation log, I see the message:  The following patches need to be installed before this patch can successfully ...