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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! Cannot load empty tape when the current tape full

I am a new for backupexec. I created a job named JOB_A to perform a full backup every day. Also I have three tape named TAPE_A, TAPE_B, TAPE_3, an associate to media set named MEDIASET_A JOB_A is set to use MEDIASET_A. When TAPE_A ran out of spac...

Resolved! VMware backups

Hi there, I have one backup to disk job backing up multiple VMDK files from vcenter to a backup drive. What I have noticed is that backup exec only backups up 1 virtual machine at a time unlike veeam which can backup 3 or 4 virtual machines at once....

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Resolved! Job will not write to backup tape

Hi,   I'm having a problem getting a scheduled backup to write to a tape.  I'm getting the following error:   Please insert overwritable media ino the robotic library using the import command. overwritable media includes scratch, blank...etc.  ...

Backup Exec 15 V-Ray and NBD transport mode speed ...

Hello, we recently installed Backup Exec 15 V-Ray on Windows 2012 R2 and created a Backup Exec Deduplication disk storage on a very fast HP MSA60 hardware array. Read and write speeds on this array is beyond 1000MB/s according to CrystalDiskMark. B...

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Resolved! NDMP help

I am trying to backup files from a NAS container via NDMP. I am able to add the NAS as a backup source. The credentials are verified. But when I try to make selections, I only see the NAS conatiners themselves, I can't browse the contents any further...

Resolved! Problems with USB DISK backup

HI, We have a Backup job with a Storage Pool as destination. In this storage pool we  defined two usb disks: On a regular base we exchange one usb-disk with the second one defined in the pool. But since we connected the psrv-bcp-01_USB1 back to t...

Resolved! Not overwriting overwritable media

I've seen this topic before and have not been able to solve my problem. Background: Running B/E 2010 R3 SP4 on W2K8 R2 Standard One Tandberg Library, Backup to Disk and a Deduplication Storage Folder. Weekly Backups are configured to run to the D...

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BackExec 2015 Install Nightmare

Veritas support miserably failed to help me in getting BE15 installed on a Windows 2012 server. They have been 'diligently' working on it for the past four months. I need community's help in resolving this issue. Every time I try to run the BE15 inst...

Resolved! Re-duplicating backup sets for archival purposes

Hello, Running D2D2T backups using Backup Exec 2010 R3. One of our requirements is that we do a month-end archive of certain data (email & file shares). I have the robotic library set up as one large partition, so all of the duplication jobs can wri...

Resolved! Backup Exec Server failed - question about recovery

We recently had our Backup Exec 2010 R3 server crash and burn and is not recoverable. Luckily the dedupe backup folder was located on another storage device. Is it possible to bring up another server and point it at our existing backups? Will it reco...

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Resolved! CHoose ESXi or vCenter for VM-backup

My VM-Backups are done via the ESXi at the moment. A few weeks ago vCenter was added.   Recently I had to restore one of the VMs. BE 15 complained that the VMs are under surveillance of the vCenter-server and therefore the restore crashed. I succe...

Resolved! Cleanup slot

Hi, To run a cleanup tape on our tape library in the property of the slot 16 we choos this slot as clean slot to YES, then run the cleanup and as always remove the cleanup tape and put a normal LTO tape in that slot and change the the option Clean s...

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Resolved! BE 15 OK button has no effect creating/editing backup job

I am running BE15 on Windows 2012 r2.  All jobs run fine. When I attempt to create or edit an existing backup job I am able to go through the entire process right up until the final click of the OK button to save it. When I click the OK button it res...

JET_errDatabaseDirtyShutdown after Exchange 2010 GRT backup

We have a customer that is using Backup Exec 15. Last week we updated from FP2 to FP3. We also updated Exchange 2010 SP3 to the latest rollup. We went from Exchange 2010 SP3 Rollup 11 to Exchange 2010 SP3 Rollup 12. Backup Exec 15 and Exchange 2010...

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Resolved! v-79-57344-34070 Snapshot error, backup fails

Hi Community, i´m trying to get an VM backup on an Windows Server 2012 R2 to work. BE 15 (1180 with latest FP3) is installed plus the corresponding agent on the target server which is also Server 2012 R2. The error message is: Endgültiger Fehler: ...

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Media Tapes appendable until - "Not Appendable"

Hi, I'm newbie in this field. Using BE2010 R3, almost all the tapes were ejecting before a backup job starts to run but the tapes are not full. I observed under media tab category that when a tape named color is blue which overwrite protection until...

Resolved! tape issue

Hi,   One of our tape that I am sure has data on it shows no backup set. I did change the tape from one slot to other slot of library but after scan and inventory still show nothing. should I run the catalog on that slot? how long would take to ca...

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Resolved! unlock option

Hi, we did upgrade our BE 2010 to BE 15 for our Tape library. now we want to remove some tapes from the library, before we do so we had to unlock the library, but now when try to unlock the library see that oprion Lock and unlock is grayout.   Any...

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