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Backup Exec 22 - Technical Preview Program now open for recruitment

We are currently recruiting customers who are interested in participating in the upcoming Backup Exec 22 Technical Preview Program. The Technical Preview Program for the upcoming release of Backup Exec contains some new features which continue to pos...

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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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Cause of Slow Dedup when Hardware Is Underutilized

I'm sharing for anyone else who has run across a situation where dedup runs far slower than expected, and there are not any actual bottlenecks on any of your hardware.   In my situation, I can push more than 500 MB/sec doing a simple file copy of VH...

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Backup a Network Share

Hallo to all, I have created a Network Share to a unix Server using Client for NFS on a Windows 2012 Server (For example Server2) . The Share ist ok and using the Windows Explorer i can copy or move or delete Files to or on this share. The Task now...

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MS SQL 2000\5

Dear all,   I am a little confuse, I need advise here. Thanks in advance.  I understand that, BE 2014 has dropped support of MS SQL 2000 and 2005 SP4 below Database protection. However our plan on EOL thise platform in 1-2 years time. BE 2012 is bu...

Slow Backup

Hi, We having an issue with the slow backup with BE 2010 of our SAN, I did spend alot of time on this issue and finally findout that once a twee at sunday when Mcafee of the server scan the files on SAN then the speed of the job get slow and slower ...

Backup Exec 2015

Hi,   Hope someone can help me on this.   Can we now install Backup Exec 15 as a VM on Hyper-V ? Will Symantec support this ? Can we now install Backup Exec 15 as a VM on VMware ? Will Symantec support this ?   What do we use for the HCL & SCL...

Incremental Backup Issue

Hi guys,   I have configured full backup for SQL database every week on friday and Incremental Backup daily every 1 hour. But my issue is, When the full backup is taken ,then every 1 hours it keeps taking full backup instead of incremental backup b...

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Windows Agent installation and port

I am upgrading CAS and MMS and Windows agent from BE2010 to BE2014 I uninstalled completedly/reinstalled BE 2014 on MMS Now CAS is of 14.1 1786.1103 MMS is of 14.1 1786.1093 Upgrade the Windows agent only when I created the backup job on CAS. Fou...

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BE 2014 display full name

The MMS joined into CAS will show as full name in Backup and Restore tab like But the Agent added when creating the jobs in CAS will display as short name ServerB. We don't have this problem in BE2010. How to remove the domain...

SymQNA by Level 5
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Limitation du nombre de version

Bonjour, Je suis entrain d'installer au seins de mon entreprise un serveur qui servira a la sauvegarde sur bande de données d'autre serveur mais celle solution devant être une solution a long terme je souhaiterais limiter le nombre de version d'un f...

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Cannot see MMS server anme in job setup

I created backup job in CAS server by right clicking on the MMS server and select backup to disk. In Job Monitor tab, I cannot see the MMS server name in Backup Exec Server colume. It is blank. It shows MMS server name only when the job is active/ru...

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Resolved! autoloader, traget specific tape with multiple jobs

Hi all, is it possible to setup a partition of 4 slots and get multiple jobs to hit a specific tape in that partition?   I want to setup my incremental jobs across the span of a week (mon, tues, wed, thurs) to hit one specific lto 5 tape in that pa...

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Resolved! Moving Files from Server 2003 to Server 2008

Hello I am trying to find out the best course of action. I need to move files from a server that has 2003 to a server that has 2008, I need to move all the files over from the old server to the new server along with the permissions. I don't want to m...

Backup Exec 2014 digest powershell script.

I was tired of getting close to 100 backup status reports each day, so I wrote a quick digest script and disabled notifications on all my jobs. I'm not very good with Powershell, so it's pretty ugly, but it works, and I get a nice quick digest that t...

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How to Increase Backup Job Validity date

  Hi,     I m having Backup Exec 2010 R3, I have scheduled a monthly Job Before 2 years. now its showing in Job Setup option but not in Job Calender.   So It seems like Backup Job validity is expired, Is there is any way to increase that validi...

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Backup Exec 2014 GRT backups not working

Hi I'm running Backup Exec 2014 64 bit on Server 2012 R2. When backing up a Hyper-V host the job completes successfully in about 10 seconds with zero bytes backed up? I have a list of virtual machines selected but still the backup job does not wor...

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