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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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Job Status "Ready"

I have a couple of server that I'm having a problem with.They run Win2000 SP4, BEv.9.0 and v.9.1.The problem iswhen I run a backup job, it hangs with status saying "Out of Time Window". when I run Inventory or Eject or Catalog, Job Status get stuck ...

trouble with catalogs

good day,im having serious troubles with my catalogs using backup exec 8.5. what is happening is that i am doing a monthly archive of old files, on tapes i do not wish to copy over. once the archive is written, it shows up nice and neat in my catal...

Cannot restore to HP Unix using BE9 Rev. 4367

We have an issue with BE9 rev. 4367 only when restoring to HP UNIX.We can take a remote backup from a W2K server of the Unix with the BE9 unixagent installed but can't restore. I always get the error listed below. I went through all the recommended ...

Stuck on PreProcessing

I have one job that keeps getting stuck on preprocessing. it is on a remote server. other jobs on remote servers are fine. this comes on the heals of the backup server crashing. i have recreated the job and set up a new account to run the job. s...

System State selection causes Backup Exec to lock

On one particular Windows 2000 Advanced Server selecting the system state in source selections has started causing Backup Exec to stop responding. Any other folders on that system can still be selected. However backups on this system now fail to run....

Backup to disk

HelloIm going to switch to doing backup to disk and then take bakup to tape of the diskbackup during the day. how do i do this best?Im backing up 4 servers with 200gb data. What maximum backup to disk file size shold i use? is it better to do separat...

Backup to disk slowness question

Hi - I setup a backup to disk solution and am having some slowness problems. Let me explain the setup, then what problems I am seeing.Dell server I installed a Gigabit NIC and used a GB crossover cable to connect to the GB port on an Infrant ReadyNA...

Files much larger on tape

I'm trying to figure out why 7GB of data is taking up 66GB of space on the tape.My vitals:VXA-2 1x10 Packetloader - latest firmware - set to Exabyte 210 emulation.Backup Exec 9.0.4454Windows 2003 ServerVXA-2 tape X23 80GB native.Now for the fun part....

BE 10d questions

Hi guys and gals,We're about to upgrade our backup systems to BE 10d but before we do, I have a few questions. I've been reading around the site and BE 10 seems great.This is our scenario.We have a main site which is running backup's to tape today. E...

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Support for IDR from Windows 2000 to Windows 2003

Are the following scenarios supported on 10.d?A) Master Server Windows 2000 SP4. Media Server Windows 2003 SP1. Backup and Restore on the 2003 (The whole system, with IDR).B) Master Server Widnows 2000 SP4. Remote Agent on a Windows 2003 SP1. Backup ...

Backup exec server service not starting

We recently installed backup exec 10d on to our backup server and everything seemed fine. Then in the last couple of days we installed the CPS component on to it as well which went problem free. Now we can open the CPS console Ok but when trying to o...

Shadow Copy Component Error

I keep getting the following error - Failure reason - Job ended: 09 March 2006 at 03:25:02Completed status: FailedFinal error: 0xe000fed1 - A failure occurred querying the Writer status.Final error category: Resource ErrorsFor additional information ...

Backup Exec MSSQL 2005 Patch.

Dear,We have backup exec 10d (10.1) installed, with an SQL agent to perform backups on an MSSQL 2000 server.Now recently we have implemented mssql 2005 technology in our server farm. As we want to migrate all databases from sql 2000 to sql 2005, perf...

BE v10.0 uses wrong Media Set with Dell PV-122T

PROBLEM: BackupExec v10.0 uses media from wrong Media Set and then reassigns media used to Media Set specified in job.DRIVE: Dell PowerVault 122T (8-tape LTO-2 autoloader)OS: Windows Server 20031. From within Backup Exec 10.0, I imported and electron...

solution 281295 for backupexec version 10.0 rev 5484?

We are using backupexec version 10.0 rev.5484. We have the problem that is discussed in article number 281295. (SQL restore problem). The problem is that de first 2 characters of the server name are truncated when restoring. there is a patch availab...

Backup Exec for Windows Small Business Server Also if i have

I have 2 servers-one windows 2003 file server and one Windows Small Business Server 2000. Tape drive is connected on the Windows 2003 file server. I have installed on the file server Backup exec ver 10.0 and intel. Disaster recovery option. I want to...

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Mixed OS Backups

Can B.E. for Windows 10.d perform a single backup job on 2 servers of mixed OS, in this case, Win2003 and Netware 6.5?

Rotating USB drive for B2D goes offline

Customer has 2 Maxtor USB external Hard Drives that they rotate weekly. When one is unplugged & the other plugged in, the B2D folder goes offline in Devices. Both drives read in Windows as E:, but BE loses access, until you Restart the BE Device Man...