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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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Resolved! Backup Exec License

Good Morning, I would like to have business information, the license of Backup Exec 2014 Enterprise Server Option includes the Agent Database and Application? Another question, license of Backup Exec normal (Express) includes the agent for Windows ...

Need Symantec Solutions

Hi, I need Symantec Solutions, for the following: 1. Symantec software that can archive the set of files which have been used via external storage. Lets say, if I'm using a USB Stick, every file that has been accessed, moved/copied/edited can be ar...

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Resolved! Backup Exec 2012 SP4 restore AD to 2012 DC

Hello,   I have taken over a support environment that has Virtual Windows Server 2012 R2 Domain controllers on an ESXi 5.5 platform being backed up by Backup Exec 2012 SP4 with a lapsed support contract.   I am doing DR documentation and have run...

MarkEG by Level 3
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Resolved! How long is restore going to take?

I'm going to try to make this as short as possible - I had an Exchange 2010 database go down after a power outtage (and eseutil couldn't get it back to a clean state), so I decided to restore from our backup. Last full backup was over the weekend, p...

Jobs created by policy not running via set schedule

Server 2008 R2 SP1 Backup Exec 2010 R3 SP3 Verison 13.0 Rev 5204 Please bare with me as i just took over this role due to someone leaving the company. We have a few jobs that are beginning to have some issues. We have a  few policies that is applie...

Resolved! Replaced Tape Drive not listed as Shared Storage

Backup Exec 2012 on Windows Server 2008 R2. We had one of two tape drives in our tape library fail. The failed drive was replaced.  Backup Exec sees the new Drive 1 and is able to use it. The problem is that the new drive is not listed as shared st...

Resolved! 2012 to 2014 upgrade agent license confusion

I have searched for an answer but I can't figure something about about Agent Licenses.  Our maintenance contract for 2012 expired recently, before it expired I downloaded 2014 and got a new license.  I was getting ready to install it, but I am tota...

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Resolved! Backup Exec 2014 Encrypting duplicated backups to tape

Hi, we have just started using software encryption at 128 bit AES, we backup to a deduplication disk and the duplicate to tape after the disk backup completes so encrypting to tape, i have noticed that we use double the amount of tapes when encrypti...

Resolved! How free space on disk storage

Hi, My  disk based storage (NAS) of 8 TB is full. I'd like to free some space so I changed the expiration period of some backup job from 2 weeks to 1. But the nas is still full. How can I free the expired backup ? Thank you.    

Resolved! backup speed

Hi all,   Im tring to fix my backupspeed. We are on BE 2012 with all updates. Im backing up 2012 Server. Backup Server has two 1GB nics running as one teaming nic with 2 GB Server 2012 is installed on vmware 5.5 with 4 1GB nics connected to one ...

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Resolved! Mac Agent

Hi all,   we are running BE 2012 on a 2008r2 Server. I would like to backup our 10.8 Mac. So now im looking for the mac agent. Can anybody help me to find the agent? Thanks!

mghomer by Level 6
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Resolved! BAckup Exec Vary edition Licenses

  Hi Team we have.. 4 ESXi hosts with 2 x 10Core processor in each host.   Backup will be taken on 24 slot tape library with single drive.   We will give a physical server with FC connectivity and FC tape library will be directly connected to ...

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common way to restore

Hi all,   im trying to restore some files from a tapeset from other backupserver. The tapeset was created in a BE12.5 just 2 weeks ago and consist of 4 tapes LTO 5 Now i have imported the tapes on other site to a backup 2010R3 1. run the inventa...

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Backup exec

Hi, Pls ans to query below. I’m pretty sure that licensing a dedupe 3rd party appliance requires a BE dedupe license regardless of how BE writes to the media   For example, OST or B2D over UNC for an EMC Data Domain would still require the BE Ded...

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Backup Exec 2014

A customer is asking about Common Criteria evaluation for Backup Exec 2014. Is there any information on this matter

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Move tapes to slot after backup finishes

We have a dual library with 2 separate jobs. Job 1 backs up 3 servers to drive 1, Job 2 backs up another 3 servers and to drive 2. What I would like to do is once the backup's complete is move the tapes to corresponding slots e.g once Job 1 finishes...

Backup Exec Disk Storage with multiple backups

Cannot identify the backups files I need to restore!   Environment: Backup Exec 2012 - Fully patched. 3TB backup drive used for the backups destinations 5 Servers are backing up to this disk storage overnight and during the day this is backed up...

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Resolved! backing up shared folders quandary

Hi, I just upgraded to BE 2014 and pretty much having to go through and recreate all the backup jobs.  My quandary is the shared folders.  the shared folders are either on the C:\ or D:\ E:\ .  if I backup these entire dives, do I really need to als...

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job history filters not working BE2014

I have 2 Windows 2014 servers running BE2014.  The job history filters on one works fine, but not on the other.  On the one that doesn't work right, when I put in a date range, the job history still shows dates prior to the beginning date I have ente...

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