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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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Backup with distributed file system

BackupExec 11D Administration Server installed with AOFO is trying to save a folder via remote Agent. This folder is a distributed files system. When trying to backup files it just saves the hidden system folder created by the DFS. even trying to sto...

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Backup job failing.

Error with backup jobs;-The device keeps saying in use. And the Job status is queued. There are no jobs running, so not sure why this is occuring. Previous to this backup jobs were failing with the following error:- Backup- D: BACKUP/ARCHIVINGAn unkn...

NicoleT by Level 2
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Error e000881d Can only backup a limit amount of volumes.

We have just upgraded a new installation of Backup Exec 11d with the San Storage Option. We need to do this because we are backing up to VTL then Duplicating to Tape. The first Job I've set up when is backing up Novell User servers.  When run it repo...

DB2 authentication using Remote Agent

Hi all,I have a Backup Exec 11d 7170 server with all hotfixes installed.I need to use the DB2 backup agent on a remote server that has Remote Agent and AOFO installed.I have a problem with DB2 authentication while configuring the Remote Agent.Both th...

Symantic Backup ejecting tape after half an hour.

Hi Guys Beside the SNAP problem, Symantic backup exec 10 d is behaving strangely. I have setup a job at 11.00 P.M. But after 30-40 minutes or sometimes an hour it ejects the media. I tried backup on test media at 12.00 P.M and it run smoothly till 04...

asim by Level 2
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Resolved! Error : Server status : server paused

Hi allI have Backup Exec 11dwhen i trying to do something like backup, inventoty, import enc the job status " server pause"at the device staus everything o.k- enableafter few sec i got an error about the backup service "Backup Exec job engine system ...

shay by Level 2
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Tape autoloader help

Dear all, I new user to Veritas Backup Exec 11d. I'm currently evaluating that software, and until then I having hard time understaing how the media are managed. I have an 8 slot Quantun Autoloader 3 installed on my server. I put 7 data medias and on...

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Can someone tell me exactly which service needs to shutdown in order to have a successfull DFS backup on Windows 2003 R2 ?   Is it the Distributed File System service or the File Replication Service? Thank you.

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New version

Has anyone heard when we're due a new version of BEWS? Any ideas as to new features expected in the next version?Thanks!

Verification, Encryption and back up speed

We are currently using Backup Exec 11D.  In our old scenario we were using LTO2 tape drives and back up 550GB in approximately 2.5 hours.  We were not verifying any data.  We recently had a problem trying to restore data -from a reported successful b...

BUExec 9.1 + Dell RD1000 SATA drive

Hi all... Has anyone gotten the Dell RD1000 to work with BackUp Exec 9.1? If so how? The device appears properly in Microsoft Backup, however it doesnt appear in BUExec 9.1 Im running Server 2003 R2 SP2.. all hot fixes/patches/updates applied... Than...