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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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VMware Block Optimization Support doesn't work

Hi, i am using BE2014 SP1. While protecting some of Virtual machines within EXSi5.5 update2 vCenter5.5 update 2 infrastructure i have an issue. BE backups the whole vmdk disk of vm with guest os centos 4/5/6 (32bit) instead of backing up only used sp...

Resolved! Migrate Backup Exec 2014 to different Windows OS

Hello, at the time I installed BE 2014 we only have Windows 2008R2 and lower. Now we have new Servers with Windows 2012R2. To use Granular Backup / Recovery, the BE 2014 - OS should be the same or greater as the source. Now my question is: Can I u...

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Resolved! Media Changer not appearing in device manager

We've purchased an IBM TS2900 and connected it to our backup server. It appears as a "Tape Driver" but we can't get it to appear as a "Media Changer". We've installed the IBM drivers but it's just not appearing. Can anyone please advise on how to res...

Resolved! Backup to SAN storage

hi i have 5 Backup Exec Consoles. I need to backup all my data to the SAN storage. My question is. to connect the SAN storage to the Backup exec console how many ESO licence i have to buy. All Backup consoles are in same enviroment   thnx    

Resolved! BE 2014 Hotfix 225092

Has anyone else had problems installing 225092? LU has bombed out with the 1812 and 1806 error messages several times. I've done a repair install of BE 2014 with SP1, but still no luck. Then I removed and reinstalled LU, but still no luck.  I think ...

Resolved! Export from 12 Import into 2014

Hi:   I have an old Win 2003 running BE 12 and I need to export the backup jobs and import them into Win 2003 BE 2014.  Any articles I could use as a guide?  Suggestions?   thanks

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Resolved! Backing up SQL 2012

I am backup a database. My current Method is to do a "Full - Back up database" I need to know that if I need to restore the database to a new SQL instance I have all I need... Does this provide this? Also, do I need to do a transaction log backup or ...

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Resolved! Hyper-V Machines Keep Appearing in Backup and Restore Tab 2014

I have installed Backup Exec 2014.  In the Backup and Restore tab All Servers,  the Hyper-V Machines keep being added to the list.  Not the Host Servers but the Virtual Machines.  I remove them and they pop back in.  How do I stop that from occuring?...

Clone config of backup exec 2014

Hello, I'm searching a solution to export config of BE 2014 to clone servers ? We are deploying 150 BE servers and all is standard except some naming. We don't want to use caso because all the servers are not linked by network.  In my mind, the per...

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Backup Selection Lists

In 2010 the jobs used backup selection lists that could be reused on multiple jobs. In 2014, I'm finding that I have to recreate the selection list with each and every job, which opens up a risk of not getting the right shares selected, having the r...

Duplicates failing if I don't link them

Hi guys, Whenever I make a backup of any machine that is hosted on any of my VMWare Hypervisors, I cannot duplicate the backed-up data because I will get the following error: The job failed with the following error: The requested source duplica...

Resolved! Upgrading to 2014 from 12.5

Hello I 've asked this question before and got an answer, but need further information. I am currently running 12.5 32 bit on Server 2003. I would like to migrate to a Server 2012R2, which I know is 64 bit. the question is: 1) Does Backup Exec 2014...

Host ID question

Hi all, I have a question about backup exec 2012, the host id im seeing in the server specs is the host id (ip) from another vlan on this server thats not reachable from the backup server. It should connect over another IP, is there a way to change...

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Backup Network for ESX

Hello. I would like to use VMware Option on Backup Exec. And also I would like to make specificate network for backup.   Normally,   When I create the backup job using VMware Option, I use "VMware vCenter and ESX Server" tree on Backup Job Prope...

new server exceptions

Exception One: You can only perform full restores of the Active Directory database from this Backup Exec server. To restore individual Active Directory or ADAM objects and attributes from tape to a 64-bit computer, you must move the tape to a Back...

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Resolved! Overlimit front-end tb

Good day!  We using be 2014 capacity edition. First, we used trial version be 2014 end tested different scenarios backup. When the trial period came to an end, we have established a license key, it turned out that we exceeded  limit of front-end tb. ...