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Backup Exec 22 - Technical Preview Program now open for recruitment

We are currently recruiting customers who are interested in participating in the upcoming Backup Exec 22 Technical Preview Program. The Technical Preview Program for the upcoming release of Backup Exec contains some new features which continue to pos...

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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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BackupExec 2015 Catalogs

Hi, I have been using 3600 Appliance for a while to back up to disk, but I have just moved my tape backups to this also and Im currenlty testing. I have BackupExec 2015 installed. Previoulsy i was using Netbackup for tape backups. This would alway...

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Backup Exec Interface too Bad and not user friendly

I think BE 2010 R3 interface better than 2012/2014/2015. The Be 2010 Interface is not used too much mouse click to access everything. BE 2012/2014/2015 is worst interface. Everyone like simple and easy interface with new tech is OK.   

WahyuW by Level 1
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Resolved! Backup Exec SAN style backup

Hi,   I have the below scenario and need to know the SAN backup. 2x Physical server with 2xExchange servers clustered need SAN backup 2x VM host's running 2x SQL db need SAN backup   Do i need 4 Backup Exec core licenses along with 4 Applicatio...

Cannot Backup CIFS Share From VNXe

I'm trying to change an NDMP backup to a file share backup in BExec 2015. I've disable NDMP on the VNXe but when I do so I get the following error:   The server was unable to complete the requested operation. Failed to retrieve root level item fr...

mbjoe by Level 4
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Resolved! VMware backups greatly slowed down

I've been running BE15 for a while and it started out good, but lately my VMware backups have drastically slowed down. It seems to be related to SQL and Exchange stores throwing up GRT errors: The strange thing is that the error message doesn't ma...

Resolved! BE 2012 Test Run Job

Hello Is there a way of adding email alert functionalty to a Test run, i have configured a scheduled one before the backup job was succesful but i would like an email too (to avoid me manually checking) A prime example which happens quite a...

Acuity by Level 2
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Resolved! Restoring via Library

Is there a logic what BE2010R3 uses when restoring data from a library. We have a backup job that currently uses 12 tapes (slots 1 to 12), I've started a restore (90mb) and I can see the job status switching between queued/loading media which has no...

Resolved! Backup Exec 15 Error with Amazon S3 Config

Hello, I receive an error every time I try to configure an Amazon S3 bucket as a storage device I get the error: BEMSDK Failure Code: A0009B23. I am running on server 2012 R2, using Backup Exec 15 FP1. I have gone through and installed the latest ...

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Resolved! "(Unknown media)" when rotating tapes

I have a Tandberg LTO6 autoloader & BE2012 that I support at one site, and an Overland LTO6 autoloader & BE15 at another. All tapes at both sites are bar-coded. At the Tandberg/BE2012 site, when I rotate previously used, but now overwritable, tapes ...

JRV2 by Level 4
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Resolved! BE2014 + 2 ADs Servers

Hello, I've 2 VMs running W2012r2 (DCSRV01 and DCSRV02) with Active Directories in a same forest. Should I backup AD SystemState for both VM or just one is enough ? Regards.

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Resolved! Backup to disk to disk solution over a WAN

I have a remote site which is not manned but requires regular backups. I am planning to implement a Backup Exec 2014 server with a deduplicate storage disk where I will run daily backups and then run a duplicate job to backup to a remote Backup Exec ...

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Tape deduplication stopping scheduled

I have setup a large backup job, in BE15, to backup all VM's in my enivornment to disk storage, doing a weekly full and daily differential. The weekly full runs over the weeked and then starts a duplicate to tape(which takes around 3 days to complete...

Resolved! Storage Expiration Settings for Synthetic Backups

I'm creating a synthetic full backup job on Backup Exec 15.  I'm only interested in keeping the synthesized full backup and the incrementals that follow it before they get rolled into the next synthetic backup at the end of the week.  What should I s...

Resolved! backup exec 2012

Dear good afternoon I have problem to support, I would like to know how I can add the license to drive, I explain the robot has two drive of which 002 were found working properly and when I was implemented only acquired licenses for a drive, now in t...

Elmer_Gomez by Level 5
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Backup Exec 2014 Hyper-V hangs SBS 2011 server

I have three physical servers in my environment: 1. SBS 2011 Server with Backup Exec 2014 SBE  (fully patched 14.1 Rev 1786) 2. 2012 R2 Server hosting virtual machines 3. 2012 R2 Server hosting replicas We backup to external USB hard drives conne...

Resolved! Backup Exec Failed

  I have an issue with backup exec 2012 for a monthe now my backup is not working normal, i have 7 server to backup on a daily basis, and it was working fine and for some reasonn now is not working right. some days it can backup some few servers and...

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Restore Netapp NDMP Volume Root

Hello, when we restore data from our ndmp netapp cifs, the restored data is always in the root folder instead the original folder structure. Any idea why? We make a full volume ndmp backup with backup exec initiating a snapshot. Version 2014SP2 It c...