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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! 0xe00095b3 - Unable to create the virtual disk

Hi, Since one week I have some problems to make VM backup incrementals to a disk storage with BackupExec 2012. Before it worked fine ! There's been no change since the last backup work with success. The error is "unable to create the virtual disk" w...

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Resolved! Can Backup Exec 12 backup encrypted virtual machines(VMWare)?

I use Backup Exec 12 to backup the VMware environmet (20 Servers) and I need to encrypt all the VM's. Anyone knows of an encryption product that will work with Backup Exec? I know I can encrypt the backup, but can I back up an already encrypted VM? ...

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NDMP platform not support on incremental restores

Backup Exec 15 (FP3) NDMP Device:  Dell Compellent FS8600 NDMP Platform:  FluidFS 3.940120   When attempting to restore files from an incremental NDMP backup, I get the following error: "The NDMP platform is not supported.  You can find a list o...

Resolved! Backup Exec 2015 - backup a VM

I installed a new backup exec 2015 server. I have some physical server and 2 ESX, 1 vcenter and VM's.   I installed the backup Agent on every server, physical and VM.   I can backup the physical servers but I can't backup the VM's, I received thi...

Resolved! NDMP Restore to Alternate Location

Backup Exec 15 (FP3) NDMP Device: Dell Compellent FS8600 NDMP Platform: FluidFS 3.940120   I am trying to restore files from an NDMP backup to an alternate location (same NDMP device and volume, but different subfolder).  After selecting an alter...

Resolved! Change backup set data retention

Hello, I have to change the data retention of some specific backup sets. I'm an user of BEX 2015 and 2010 edition is a bit different, I cannot found the section where to set backup expiration. Do you have hints ?

Resolved! slf file

Hello I ordered a backup exec remote agent for our new server, I got the license and everything.  did the download and its an .slf file I have no idea how to open an slf file Ive been looking on the internet for some tool to assist cant find one.  th...

Resolved! Restore Exchange EDB to Alternate Location

I have need to restore EDB files to a different server without integration into Exchange.  In other words, I just need the EDB files on a volume --no Exchange server, don't want mailboxes to integrate back to original exchange database stores, etc.  ...

Resolved! Backup Exec 15 FP3 destroyed ability to make VHDX backups

Since installing FP3 on my Backup Exec 15 servers, I can no longer backup my Hyper-V VMs using Full VM Image backup. I am forced to use the Agent based backups. The reason is that when backing up VMs with the Full VM Image backup (VHDX), it creates ...

Resolved! Hyper-V-ClusterVolume offline after Backup

Hallo, während unseres nächtlichen Backups kommt es immer wieder dazu, dass ein clusterShredVolume mit dem Fehlercode c00000b5 abgemeldet wird und die darauf laufenden VMs dann nicht mehr erreichbar sind. Innerhalb der Hyper-V-Umgebung ist kein Feh...

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Backup Exec as VM or physical

Hi Folks, I would like to have your opinion about Backup Exec as VM or as physical. Short to our infrastructure, we have 3 ESXi Server and a Synology System connected per iSCSI and running Disk-based and Dedupe Backups Media Server is now a VM. U...

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Resolved! Dedupe storage - missing BIN file!

Hi all, What's the best way to get the dedupe storage service up and running again...  It appears we have amissing .bin file and this is preventing the service from running. Regards, Dorian

Resolved! V-Ray doesn't come with trial Edition

Dear Forum Group, I am going to purchase Symantec backup exec and i need to run evaluation to backup VM, but after installation, i doesn't come with V-Ray feature to backup V-M in Evaluation. Please kindly give me an idea about this trial product, w...

Backup Exec incremental back ups takes over 2 days.

Hello, I am having issues with backups going to an offsite backup exec server, Its runs 2+ days. This is also the same for onsite. Is there a way of solving this issue, perhaps compression or modifying the backup job so it doesn't take a long perio...

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Unable to detect Oracle instance in Linux server

Hi all, I am having an issue with my Linux Backup Exec clients. Below are some background info.  DB is Oracle 12c (12.1.3) on RedHat Enterprise 6 When configuring RALUS, the agent cannot detect any instance after I select 1. Configuring the Oracl...

Backing up to disk and to tape slow

Hi, I'm running Backup Exec 15 on Windows Server 2012 Std Ed. R2. I'm backing up several servers (Windows Storage Server 2008 and Windows Server 2012, and Windows Hyper V). I'm backing up a total of 9TB of data to disk. This is then backed up to ta...

Resolved! Problem with dedupe folder

I've created a new Backup Exec server after our old one crashed. I'm trying to create a depdupe folder by pointing it to the old dedupe folder that we had on another storage device (I'd like to save the old backups if possible). When I go to create t...

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Resolved! Backup Exec VM Backup - Different Datastores

Hi, Just wondering if someone could help with this issue. We are carrying out backups of our VMWare Virtual Machines using Backup Exec 15. Some of the VM's have two drives on seperate datastores (for example, C:\ drive on Datastore01 and D:\ drive ...

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Resolved! How to remove a disk storage and recreate it

Hello, I have a 16To disk storage which is almost full, all backups sets on the disk are duplicated on tapes. I can delete backups sets on this disk storage I can't expend the volume in windows because of the number of blocks. Is it possible to :...

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