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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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Resolved! SQL Express 2008 r2 failing to install

Good People, This is a very frustrating moment for me. I am installing Backup Exec 15 on Windows Server 2008 R2 Enterprise with AD and Exchange deployed on the same machine. I have run the environment assessment successfully.When I attempt to instal...

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Resolved! Doesn't backup to tape library, connected to Linux Server

Hi all. I apologize for my bad English. I have one issue with BackupExec. I have 3 servers (you can see it on attached picture). Data from srv3 must be copied to StoreEver connected to srv1 by FC. BackupExec Server is installed on srv2 (that can...

Disable automated credentials test for excluded resources

We are backing up some servers with SQL instances which are intentionally excluded from backup in Backup Exec.  However daily we receive the alert "Warning: Job Warning: The automated credentials test failed for the following server or servers. Selec...

Configure Local Disk

The above dropdown doesn't offer Server 2012(R2) but that's what im running on... Anyway, i have a local drive E: that has a bunch of our archived data on it (outside Backup Exec, it's just copies of files). I'd like to create a new folder for Backu...

DLM is not physically clearing out USB HDD

Good morning,   I am running Backup Exec 15.  I've noticed for the last few days that DLM is successfully removing the expired backup sets from the database, but it is not reclaiming the physical space on the disk.  It did do this at one point.  I ...

Resolved! Two jobs with same LTO drive to append backups to the same tape?

Hello, I have two jobs to be executed with the same LTO drive to append backups to the same tape: Job1: Starts at 03:00 completes around 08:00 Job2: Starts at 04:00 and takes around 3 hours How to configure the two jobs so Job2 start to appe...

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Resolved! Backup NetApp snapvault snapshot to tape

Hi, At this moment we have the following setup: NetApp HQ which is used for productionNetApp DR which is used for disaster recoveryServer with Windows 2012 R2 and Backup Exec 2014 Both NetApp's are running in Cluster mode version 8.3SP2 NetApp HQ...

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Resolved! BE 2014 slow restore rate from tape

Hi, My BackupExec 2014 restore rate is to slow comparing to backup job rate. Backup server (physical machine) is connected with 10GbE to NDMP storage and with LTO (Fujitsu LT20/ Ultrium 6) using 8Gb/s FC.  I am backing up and restoring vsphere dat...

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Can't run database utility, SQL errors

I'm trying to run the Backup Exec Utility, and getting SQL errors.  THe utility, for those that may not know, is at:   C:\Program Files\Symantec\Backup Exec\BEUtility.exe I'm on a Windows 2012 R2 server, running BE 2014 SP2, with full SQL Server 20...

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Backup Notification is not generating for some Backup Jobs

Hi, i'm using SB 2012. 4 servers have been configured for backups and notifications enabled for same all. recenlty i deleted and recreated a job task for one server. now it's Job status Notification is not receiving for newly created job. earlier ...

Resolved! compression ratio of tape

1. For autoloader backup,the tape properties in BE2010, the compression ratio is accurate to one decimal place.Is the compression ratio accurate to two decimal place in BE15? 2. The compression ratio of the cartridge can be 2.1:1 ,but in the Slot de...

Diff Linux agent backup is full backup?

We select using archived bit in backup option, and check no more option can be changed in linux and mac windows.The size of  differential backup of linux is same as full backup. Check backup history, it says "Differential - Back up changed files sinc...

Errors and Exceptions job log

Backup failed and found this errors below.   Error: Verify- \\servername1\System?State \\CUSTPORTAL01\System?State Unexpected end of backup set encountered on IBM 3. V-79-57344-34004 - End of data set was unexpectedly encountered. Exceptions: ...

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Resolved! LTO-5 Barcode labels specific to tape manufacturer ?

Hi Dumb question: If I want to order lto-5 bar code labels, do they have to be specific to the tape manufacturer I am using? I have a  Dell 124T Library with Quantum LTO-5 drive.  eg order quantum label for quantumtapes or HP labels for HP tapes or ...

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Upgrade Backup Exec from Version 14.1 to 14.2

Hello All, I am a newbie. Backup Exec 14.1 is running fine. I am trying to upgrade it to version 14.2 (Backup Exec 15). I am encountering problems at the initial stage where the Environment check is conducted.   Error Backup Exec SQL Upgrade Ch...

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