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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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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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SQL locks up during backup

When running a backup of a server with SQL, it locks it up somehow and no one is able to use the database applications. When we stop the backup, operations resume as normal. I'm just doing a "basic" SQL backup, not sure if there are settings I can us...

VMware NBD over a dedicated backup network

Has anyone been able to set up VMware NBD backups in Backup Exec to use a dedicated backup network? The SAN transport method is not an option for us and we would like to see if using our dedicated 10Gb backup network would speed things up considerabl...

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Unexpected reboots starting after upgrade to Backup Exec 21.2

Wanted to share this in case others have this problem.After upgrading to BackupExec 21.2 we started getting unexpected reboots during some backups. It wasn't a problem previously and even upgrading to BackupExec 21.3 didn't resolve this problem thoug...

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Backup Failed for HYPER-V Host server full and Diff

Job ended: Monday, October 4, 2021 at 3:59:31 AM Completed status: Failed Final error: 0x20 - The process cannot access the file because it is being used by another process. Final error category: Other Errors For additional information regarding thi...

Resolved! Cant open SQLSERVER 2019

Using VERITAS BE 20.5 to expand the instances of SQL SERVER 2019 this message is display "A network connection to the server could not be established." The backup files run correctly but the DB backup return me this error: "Snapshot technology error ...

Veritas system recovery 16 Progress and performance setting

Hi,Setting up a backup job for a machine that I would like to dial back the performance to reduce network loading.  Prior versions, if I remember correctly, allowed me to move the performance slider back as a setting for the backup job.  I cannot fin...

Backup exec hanging occassionally

We have an occasional issue with our Backup Exec 20 where it seems to hang on discovering resources. Last friday the first job of the day started as scheduled... however it hang on Active: Discovering resources and then hours later when the next 2 jo...

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BKF files

Hello,i have some .bkf file on my storage, the files were created by BE14.I have re-installed BE14 after a crash.When i do an inventory and catalogue on the storage, the .bkf files doesn't appere in BE console.Same issue with BE20.What can i do to co...

No resources?

I'm beyond frustrated trying to figure this out.BE 21 is installed on Server 2016, and the Agent is installed on both Server 2016 and Server 2019.BE can see them and install the Agent on them no problem.Agent Utility has no issues.In BE, I can see th...