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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! How to use Tapes based on Slot Number ordering or Label ordering

Hi, I have BE 2012 using an IBM ULT3580-HHD  tape drive and IBM 3573-TL library. Is there a way to have Backup Exec use the tapes based on Slot number? .    For example, make it start at Slot 1 and then proceed in ascending order until slot 20. O...

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Need Help installing Backup Exec 2012 Vray

Hi, We were running Backup exec 12.5 and that was working fine and then we had to upgrade to 2012 Vray and since then i am having problems.   I currently have 2 physical 2008 r2 servers which one is running the BE 2012. I have 2 Physical 2008 R2 ...

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Resolved! Installation of BE 2014

Hi, Is there any impact to BE 2014 after change the hostname ? It's standalone server, BE backup this server only. Thanks

Resolved! Backup Exec 2014 License Concept

Hello out there,   Please let me know what license we need:   Windows 2012R2 - BE Media Server - 3x ESXi 5.5 ( each 2x CPU - 6 Cores pro CPU ) Clustered with vCENTER  -- Fileserver - WS12R2  -- Exchange 2013 - WS12R2  -- SQL Server - WS12R2  ...

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LTO 3 cartridge problems and BE 2010 R3

Hello everyone! I have got a problem, and i think i can solve her with your help. So i have BE 2010 R3 with last updates and HP msl 2024 with new cartridges. I bought them about 6 months ago. So, in January I had a bug "e00084ec - Error reading/writ...

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Resolved! Licenses problem with Backup Exec 2014

JHi, I've the same problem described here, one thing that I don't solve the problem following signs then launching setup again installation. This is the official docume...

matcat by Level 2
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Resolved! Cannot add HP tape library in BE storages

Hello, BE 2014SP2 in Windows 2012R2 Server (VM) with library expansion option and current maintenance I'm trying to setup HP MSL4048 tape library. The HCL prooves the validity of the specified HP model. The steps I'm  following: I select Configur...

Resolved! How to configure multiple jobs in Backup Exec 2014

Hi at all, I am using Backup Exec 2014 running on a Server 2008 R2. We have more than 10 servers to backup. We are doing Monday to Friday everyday a Full-Backup. On Saturday we copy the last successful Full-Backup of every job to Tape.   Becaus...

BE 2014 restore files from LTO4 tape

Hi, I am using BE 2014 with IBM ULT3580-HH6, now I would like to restore files from LTO4 tape which created by BE 11d in Window 2003, after insert the tape and run inventory, I can found the tape, but when I start to restore files from tape, there ar...

Resolved! BE verify operation slower if backed up to disk than to tape

Hello All, BE verify operation slower if backed up to disk than to tape. The target disk is a Deduplication appliance. Any suggestions as it take almost 3 times more time for the verification to complete.   Regards..

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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...

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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...

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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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