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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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BE QuickStart Edition

I just purchased a Quantum LTO2 tape drive. It comes with BackupExec QuickStart Edition. The CD says the build # is 5520.2. I have not dealt with BE newer versions since 8.x so I'm not sure what the differences are.Here are my questions:- What is Qui...

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Backups Failing

We have a customer whose backups are failing everynight, I checked the Job Logs and they are failing for one of two reasons.The most common is a Directory Invalid error, however I checked and all of the directories listed are valid directories and do...

UNIX RALUS agent and NIS

I'm sorry, but it in not clear to me how the unix RALUS agent works with NIS.Should a beoper group exist in NIS or just locally to the host?tia

Download problems - Requesting media

I have tried twice now to download the newest version of Backup Exect to run a trial at my office. It has been corrupt both times. Is it possible to get a sample disk with an installable version on it? I recall that when Veritas was selling the so...

Error 0xe00084d4, v10d

Hello:All the solutions to this error during verification discuss bad media. However, I've received this error 3 days in a row on 3 different tapes, but always on the same server. The online solution of erasing the media will not be effective in this...

Backup Job Questions

We are moving from ArcServe to Backup Exec. In ArcServe we were able to export our jobs so we could easily recreate them by importing them again. Is that possible in BE?Also, we were able to submit a job manually thru a shortcut or batch file on th...

Service Pack Install

Hello:I am receiving an error code=2 when attempting to install SP1 for BE 10d. The error info in the log does not match any of those I've found in the support section:---------------------------------------------------------------05-11-2006,11:11:50...

Why is my remote backup taking so long????

I am running my backup late night while there is no activity on the network (i think) but when i'm backing up my remote servers, it takes like 6 -9 mb/min.1 location w/3g takes 8-10hrs... we are running on a frame T-1 line and boy is it slow..ANy wa...

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Order of directories and files backed up

In v9x you could specify that everything was to be backed up in alphabetic order. This was a great help in reviewing logs and in restoring. Has that function been removed in 10d? I can't find it anywhere.Thanks, Bob

Check status : Error: e000846b

hi all,I want to reconfigure my backup but i have this message with many server. I have reinstall the agent remote but the error stay here.The service is running too.Check status : Error: e000846b, The job failed with the following error: The resourc...

CPS indexing schedule

Can anyone advise me how can I schedule a specific time when the indexing can run on a CPS server as we discovered today while other bakcups were running to tape on Symantec 10.d the indexing was also running in the background on the CPS and consumin...

Jobs hang during verify

We run 12 separate backup jobs every night, all of them to hard disk files. Almost every morning when I check the status of the jobs from the previous night, there is one job still verifying. For example, this morning a job which does an SQL backup ...

15-minute delay between volumes?

Hello all, I've got a group of 5 servers I am backing up to LTO tape nightly using BE 10d (5629, SP1). The backups run fine, but the total backup time is extrordinarily long due to an unexplained "pause" between each volume. On examination of the l...

Backup Over SAN with single backup server

Hello,We have a single backup server running backup exec 10.0d in an EMC SAN environment. We have the SSO license and I am wondering if this can be configured to run over the fibre connections. The LTO tape drive is also on the SAN as is the back up ...

Backups Failing

We have a client that is using Backup Exec for Windows Servers 9.0 running SBS 2003. What is happening is that the backups go great for 5-7 days then start failing and then when they try to run again they are just queuing and won't come out of queue....