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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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Cannot browse UNIX servers

Hi,I've install backup exec 11d and agent for HP-UX agents. My HP-UX version 11i v1, and I've already patch it as instructed in backup exec guide.  Now BackupExec can browse the unix server, but when click to expand the unix server, the error Failed ...

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Can't remove NDMP agent

I had the NDMP agent registered on my install of BE11d to test backing up a Netapp SAN. I have since removed the NDMP agent from BE11d and tried to backup the same Netapp SAN via CIFS, but it keeps telling me I need to use an NDMP backup device. In t...

last accessed (x) in days

If I want to perform a backup and only want the files changed for the last 20 days will choosing the option last accessed in (x) days will it pull only those files?

B2D jobs are not overwriting media

I have an exchange backup job run nightly to 7 differant B2D directories (all configured the same way). How i have them set up is to overwrite the old jobs in the directory every time. This allows me to keep 7 days worth of backups. All 7 backups wer...

Moving BEDB database..

We were forced to do a clean reinstall of Win2003 and BE10D, due to a RAID controller failure which corrupted the windows installation. While doing this reinstall, we decided to try and move the catalogs and database over to a second partition. We've...

NDMP tape drive configuration options?

Hello, I'm new to BE 11d and NDMP option.  From what I've been reading it sounds like the only way to backup a NetApp filer is to have a tape unit attached directly to the NetApp filer itself.  Unfortunately I only have 1 BE server with 1 tape librar...

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TS3100 with 2 drives?

We are planning to buy a new tape drive, IBM TS3100 with 2 LTO-3 drives. I was wondering if Backup Exec 10 or 11 is compatible with 2 drives? Will it be able to use them both at the same time?Thank you

License Upgrade from 10d to 11d

Hi All, Just for clarification. If I have a maintenance contract with Symantec and I want to upgarde from Backup Exec 10d to 11d. Will Symantec give me a new license keys for BE 11d and all the agents & options?

cedric by Level 4
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inoperable servo error

I am recieving an inoperable servo error message on the backup device.  When i try to scan and fix i get a hardware failure error.  Does this mean the backup system is broken?  Basically what is the next step?

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backup exec services stop during backup job

We are having an issue when running a duplicate backup job to tape. the original backup goes to disc and works just fine - then the duplicate job to tape starts without any problems, but during this job all the BE services die killing the job. In Job...

Command Line Options

Hello, I am trying to script out a way of unloading tapes from a Quantum 8 slot auto loader. So far I have the two commands that will do the backup exec part of the unload.bemcmd -o81 -a"quantum 2" -s"1 2" -wbemcmd -o105 -a"quantum 2"The two commands...

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1 Week Backup plan - 11d.

hi, new to Backup Exec but after trying some cheap products I really appreciate  a lot of what it has to offer. I've been trying to study the Admin manual but I'm confused on a couple points.1) 3 Windows 2003 servers. Not sure why Backup Exec needs a...

ssalter by Level 2
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Incorrect job history

When viewing the Job History in the "Job Monitor" tab of BE 11d, it incorrectly lists information for a job that completed several months ago that had the same name; for example, we have a weekly backup job that ran, and instead of showing December 1...

Generell Question of understanding

Hello,I am at ther process of setting up Backup Exec 11d with an HP Tapeloader 1/8. I configured several jobs, used rules, have media sets with write protection etc. But: What I do not understand is how to format all tapes automatically, e.g. when a ...

Backup Exec 11d Win Desktop and Laptop & Veritas Backup Exec 9.0

Hello, I have installed Veritas Backup Exec 9.0 in my Win Serv 2000. Recently I bought 20 licenses of Backup Exec 11d Win Desktop and Laptop and I cannot find the way to put them work together. Can someone help me with any manual or link that shows h...

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Data Protection Manager 2007

Hello We had just upgraded to the new System Center Data Protection Manager 2007 and now the DPM option in BackupExec 11d doesn't work anymore. When will there be un update for the DPM option agent to support Data Protection Manager 2007? Regardspizz...

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