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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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e0008231 - Library - cleaning media was mounted

Do we need to be concerned about this error message that shows up in a cleaning job. The job says successful. I am hoping it is just because there is not a barcode on it as I have seen a couple of messages on inventories with the error code.Thanks,Ji...

Error: "Failed to delete the user data folder"

Hi!We are using Backup Exec 11d and have a problem with DLO.I want to delete a user in order to create a fresh one with the same name, but the problem is that i can't delete the user. I get the error: "Failed to delete the user data folder". Allthoug...

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Tape Device

Hello,We recently had to install BE onto a new machine (win2k3)  and we have had problems getting the back up to tape working.At the moment, it will back up fine to one tape if we tell the autoloader itself to load the tape manually, but BE will not ...

Single tape drive shows all media online simultaneously

I've got a Windows 2003 Small Business Server running Backup Exec 10d SP4 with the following hardware conifguration:Onboard SATA controller on a Intel S5000VSA server board controlling a SDX-570V (AIT-2 Turbo SATA)The problem I'm experiencing is that...

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Full Backup Options - Quick Question

---- Using archive bit (reset archive bit). Includes all of the files selected for backup and resets the archive bit to indicate that the files have been backed up.- Using modified time. Includes all of the files selected for backup and allows the us...

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Backup Exec 12 DLO agent failing on MDAC

Just upgraded to 12.0 and upon installation of the DLO Agent, I'm getting an error that the MDAC version on the remote machine is not 2.8.  When I attempt to install MDAC 2.8, I get the message, "MDAC 2.8 RTM is incompatible with tyis version of Wind...

Scheduled backup job does not start

Either the weekly backup on Friday night or the differential backup on Monday night does not start.  There are no alerts of any kind that indicate why the job does not execute within the scheduled time frame (based on the policy).  Also, there is no ...


Hi Does anyone know if the Online Storage Integration service is/will be made available in the UK or is it just a US thing ? Many thanks

CRC Errors on verify

I read the KB article on this, but am ruling out hardware at the moment based on many tests with different machines. My LTO2 tapes are getting very poor capacity rates even with HW/SW compression turned off (~0.65:1).How can I run a check on one tape...

DLT S4 Tuning on Superloader 3

I just replaced a Superloader 3 and the associated DLT S4 that was its internal drive.  Quantum support really pulled through on getting problems debugged and a new unit to replace the old one.The problem that I am having is with the streaming data r...

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Upgrading to BE12, BE12CPS, and SEP. Yeash! I could use advice!

Where to start?OK, I have a big task ahead, and minimal knowledge on how to accomplish it.  I could use a little advice from those of you that know this stuff far better than I.First let me fill you in to my current platform.I run a complete Windows ...

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SQL Backup

Can anyone tell me what the difference is between using the backup from within SQL to create the backup file and using the SQL agent that Symantec provides.  Currently, we create a backup from within SQL and then backup the .bak file to tape.  What a...

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Backup exec 11d odd performance issue? (reinstall or fix?)

Hi Ive recently had random performance issue with 3 out of 11 servers ( speeds is aroud 3MB/min ) where i have upgraded everything reinstalled the clients, and moved them to a seperate switch - which dident give me anything. then i have tried adding ...

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CPS Services Manager - Security Mode question...

An odd thing has happened.  We cover our branch servers with BE CPS 11d.  Today while verifying our backups from last night, I noticed that under the BE CPS Services Manager, one of my file servers is listed in Security Mode Workgroup, but all the ot...

No Media Servers available

Hi, I have an issue whereby my backup job will just sit with the error no media servers are available. It is available. To date I have tried the following; 1. Remove and re-install SBE and all updates - also manually removed this.2. Run beutility.exe...