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Backup Exec 22.2 - BETA Program registration is open

We are recruiting for our exclusive BETA Program for Veritas Backup Exec 22.2, and we hope that you will consider joining. The program is tentatively planned to start May 29 and run through June 19, 2023. The actual time commitment that we would requ...

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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! DB compatibility issue

When trying to install MS SQL Server 2008 on Windows server 2012, found there is compatibility issues warning. Any impact to BE2014 ? Can I ignore the error and continue to install MS SQL Server 2008 SP3 on Windows server 2012, and use BE 2014 withou...

SymQNA by Level 5
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Resolved! Can we use one tape cartridge in a circle?

We have Backup Exec 2014 SP2. Can we use one tape cartridge in a circle? I mean if a record is expired then the record will be overwritten by a newer record when the tape cartridge will be full.  

Resolved! Create DB instance

Shall I create DB instance BkupExec in SQL Server  2008 SP3 before installing BE 2014 on Windows Server 2012 ? But in the admin gudie it says: When Backup Exec is installed into an existing instance, the automated master database restore feature i...

SymQNA by Level 5
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Resolved! DB feature requirement

Please advise what features need to be selected during installing full instance of MS SQL Server? Is the selection in attached screenshot correct?  Any requirement for the instance name?

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Backup Exec 2012 VMDK restore from tape is too slow (33mb/min)

Hi, anyone else is facing this issue when backup Exec 2012 SP4 restores a full vmdk (not GRT) from tape? Issues: a) We had to redirect the restore directly to the Esx instead of thru vCenter due to creating vm process takes 5 hours to complete b) ...

suraya by Level 4
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BE backup problem

Hi, Got error "V-79-57344-65072 - The connection to target system has been lost. Backup set canceled." What's the root cause and how to fix it ? This problem not happen in everytime while daily backup.   Thanks !  

Resolved! BE2014

I  am insalling BE2014 on Win2012. According Symantec White Paper, we need to install SQL full instance to support more than 50 media servers. Is SQL server 2008 standard a good choice? Any suggestion for the SQL server version?

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Resolved! Unable to attach to\MSSQLSERVER.

I am having issues with backup exec 2012. it fails to complete the backup and gives the following erorr, V-79-57344-33932 - Unable to attach to a resource. Make sure that all selected resources exist and are online, and then try again. If the server...

"SAN Transport" in a VMware/NFS environment using BE 2014?

I'm trying to figure out whether there is an option for doing "SAN Transport" of backups - where the backup exec media server grabs data over the dedicated storage network, instead of using standard network transport of data from each VMs nic.   It...

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Resolved! SDR and cluster node

Can Backup Exec SDR feature successfully recover a system which has SQL installed and is part of cluster. (Always On).  

jinxnbu by Level 5
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Resolved! Backup Exec doesn't see all my vms on cluster hyperV

Hi, I have a problem on my Backup Exec server, When I want to backup all my virtual machines on my cluster hyperV, i can see only the VM situated on the first node.  The two nodes have the remote agent, and the cluster is present in user selection,...

Resolved! Job is on hold

Hi Team   I am facing issue in backup exec 2014 tbackup job gets on hold. I am using robotic tape library for backup and any task i gave to library including scratch media or scan or any backup job it comes up on hold and shows "job is on hold". I...

Resolved! Error V-79-8192-4881

We have one job, that comes with an error in the backup job Backup- //HOLLAPSAN12/vol/NFS03 V-79-8192-4881 - The count of Files and Directories processed is not available for this operation. The File and Directory count might be displayed as zero...

Resolved! Restore Virtual machine version in diffret version (8 to 10)

Hi. All VMs on my vmware 5.5 are in Virtual Machine version 8 or 9. Why BE 2014 sp2 after restore VMs are in Virtual Machine version 10? Virtual Machine version 10 is incompatible with my vSphere client. Why BE 2014 SP2 changing Virtual Mac...

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Resolved! Connection not established - follow up

I kept getting a "Connection not established" showing in the Backup and Restore screen showing that the server was not connected. Also when using the account testing tool I was getting "Failed" I had created my system logon account using the BEUtili...

About NDMP Option and Free LAN

Hello I'm writing to you cause I have a question about the NDMP option. I already open a case but we are not convinced about what they told us. Could you help us please ? The Issue: We have a Backup server (Physical Dell server with W2012) with...

Resolved! Missing Job and History BE2014

I created a new Job which backs up a VM to disk. I created the job by selecting my Vcenter server and then selecting the VM under it as Backup Exec requested.  I've run the job, received a notification that the job has completed and now I'd like to e...