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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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Recover of Files

History: We have a server with Symantec Backup Exec that will not allow us to restore files because the server is corrupted. The owners of the server have not been able to get this server up and running and do not have the original symantec backup ...

Maria_W by Level 2
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long time reads in deduplication storage

Hi. I test new Backup Exec 15 installed on windows 2012 R2. I have strange behavior of BE using dedulication storage. I noticed, when used capacity of my DEDUP storage exceed 65GB i have spoold.exe process reading all *.bin files in "S:\BackupExec...

BE2010R3 with 33808 error 64

Our system has been not happy lately. Some jobs don't finish. I did a look around and found a lot of this in the Event Viewer... An error occurred while processing a B2D command. Drive: WriteSFMB() WriteFile failed @0 (\\\USBDisk2\B2D...

nthnu by Level 5
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Resolved! Force remove Non existent Backup Sets.

Hi,   I have a list of backup sets in Backup Exec 2014 that have been manually deleted at some point form the storage. How can I force delete the backup sets from the backup set list? I have tried running an inventory on the storage device, and al...

GROBSON by Level 4
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Resolved! License

Hi I am reinstalling my Backup Exec 2010 R2 in a new server. Unfortunately i lost my license key, how can i retrieve my license key for the software?   Thanks Sanooj

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Resolved! Temporärer GRT Ordner - Fehler in BE 15??

Hallo zusammen, beim Test von Backup Exec ist mir etwas aufgefallen: Ich habe für den temporären GRT Ordner ein Verzeichnis auf der Partition F:\ auf dem Backup-Server angelegt. Dieses funktioniert auch bei den Sicherungen von VMWare Servern. Will...

Resolved! Erase tapes in backup exec 2014

Hi Guys, Im a newbie to Backup exec 2015 and i have a Tanberg robotic tape library atatched to my backup server and a san in the TB's I have a few tapes that are set to overwrite protect infinate and i know they are now safe to use and overwrite H...

Resolved! VC problem during agent install

My maintenance contract is still valid ;) I have the same problem: I have upgraded from working BE 2012 to BE 15. Everything fell into place (so it seems for now) except the fact that I cannot upgrade agents on any server. My servers are also on l...

Jivo by Level 3
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Backups not Truncating Exch Logs

I have three Exchange 2010 servers in a DAG that normally backup very well...One of the servers has failed and is offline....the DB's were moved to another server (activated). Now the logs arent getting truncated properly so the log drive is filling ...

a4man by Level 3
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Necesito saber como calcular el espacio de Jobs en cintas

Necesito ayuda para asesorar a un cliente que me pide lo siguiente: --> Necesitamos también que nos preparen una estadística de espacio que ocupa en cinta los Jobs y con una extracion mensual cuantas cintas necesitaríamos anualmente. ¿Qué datos nec...

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Hi there! I'm working on a solution where a customer will be wanting to backup a Netapp storage appliance to tape, so I'm evaluating the NDMP option with Backup Exec 2014/15. NDMP is able to deliver both 'dump' backups of data volumes (rather crude...

MarkLomas by Level 2
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unrecognized server names

I first have installed the (future) mbes where the storage is attached and added jobs and domain servers to be backed up. After I have installed the cas on the Dc and imported the mbes jobs and servers. The cas won t properly display the server names...

Resolved! Backup Exec 15 - BUE Admin Console Administrator Access

Hello, Currently, from what I can find, any user who is a local administrator on the Backup Exec server can open the BUE admin console. Is there any way to assign administrators to the BUE admin console in Backup Exec 15 (similar to how administrat...

Resolved! Error V-79-10000-11226, need solution urgent!!

Recently, i fail to do the server backup due to the error as below: V-79-10000-11226 - VSS Snapshot error. The Microsoft Volume Shadow Copy Service (VSS) snapshot technology selected returned: "Unexpected provider error". Ensure that all provider se...

Resolved! Facing problem with restoring backed up data

Recently i just experiencing strange issue with restoring backed up data. If you can see in bellow snaps, one of our file server is having many data under: D:\dfs\data\Osnabrueck\..... directory. I can see data from backup job selection list too. ...

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Backing up SQL clusters with 2014

I'm backing up two separate SQL clusters.   Each cluster has 2 Win 2012 servers running SQL 2012. I have installed a BE agent on each server. I have four jobs for each cluster, "Server1", "Server2", "ServerCluster" and "SQLInstance". In both cluste...

Resolved! Backup Exec Compatibility With Server 2012?

Hey guys, I am looking up info on this and I keep finidng mixed answers if BE 12.5 can be installed on Server 2012 R2. It sounds like a NO but I just want to make sure. Since its most likely a no, what versions of BE do support Server 2012? Is there...

MkElite by Level 3
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BE 2014: copys only disk to empty tape

Hello, I have one problem with a copy job from disk to tape.   I use two tapes for my full backup jobs. First Job is a copy of my cifs direct to tape and a couple other server jobs run first to disk and start after a copy to tape. The Problem com...

David_41 by Not applicable
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