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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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Backup jobs are not starting

Hi,  I am facing an issue the backup jobs are not starting and it shows "Ready;No idle devices are available" I know its related with media but I want to know what is the exac issue behind all this? Regards.. Vivek

Resolved! BEMCLI check if a given file has been backed up

Hi, Is it possible with BEMCLI to check if a given file has been backed up by Backup Exec, providing for instance file path/size/modification date? If not, is there any other way to get the same information from outside Backup Exec, for instance lo...

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Resolved! Install Backup Exec 2014 on virtual machine??

Hello,  I am currently running Backup Exec 2014 on a Server 2003 machine that also servers as our secondary domain controller.  We backup to disk first then copy to tape. We are migrating to new servers running 2012r2.  Can BE 2014 be installed on a...

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Resolved! Backup Exec server 2014 disaster recovery

Hi, I am installing a Backup Exec 2014 server in a Windows Server (Windows Server 2008 R2) for a customer. I would like to know: if the backup server failed (e.g., hardware failure), how to restore it to a previous working state? I have done some res...

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Resolved! How to setup Tape Library on BE 2014 Server

Dear Experts   I have Symantec BE2014 installed on Windows Server 2008 R2 ,actually this server is a VM on Esxi5.1  host,So I would like to install our Tape Library ( HP MSL 2024 LTO4 Ultirum ) to be used by our Symantec BE2014 for backup of our Da...

Resolved! Cannot add managed media server

Hello. I use Backup Exec 2014. I have 2 servers as Backup Server. And so I installed Backup Exec 2014 with "Central Admin Server Option" on Backup Server #1. After that, I install Backup Exec 2014 with "Managed Backup Exec server" on Backup Serve...

Resolved! SAN Base Backup

hi i need to get backup to SAN . which licence i have to purchace for Backup exec 2014   thnx

Configure Backup-Policy for Exchange DAG-Node

Hello, what is Best Practice to configure Backup passive and active Exchange Mailbox-Databases from one DAG-Node ? Situation: * DAG-Exchange 2010 * 2 Nodes Member NodeA and NodeB * on NodeA there are 4 Mailbox-Databases ( 2xactive and 2xpa...

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Backup job failed could not log on.

If I run the job manually it works just fine. If I test the credentials it works just fine. Having to reinstall the agent and the job all the time is starting to get very annoying when it fails. Has any one ever had such repetitive issues like this? ...

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creating disk space

I am running both Symantec Endpoint Protection 12.1.5 and BUEXEC 2014 on the same server. I just notice that the space on my C drive is going down pretty rapidly. Are there files that I can delete in order to maintain disk space? Are there also autom...

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Issue with restoring using Backupexec 2012

Hi Guys, I have a restore a 43 Mb file from my virtual machine and I am using BE 2012.. now from what I have read first the restore will stage the entire VM!!? This VM has 4 drives and the total size exceeds 1Tb but the drive I am restoring this fil...

Resolved! Virtual machine backup

I do full backup of Virtual machines (Windows 2008/2012) on weekends. I am using Backup Exec 2010 R3. If there is a server crash during weekend I am able to restore the full server from weekend copy however it will not be upto date. I am looking to b...

Backup Exec client on remote site

Hi All, Im just taking over the backup management for our business and wanted to check we are making the best use of what we have for a given backup.  We have backup exec 2014 running on Server 2012 which is happily backing up lots of our systems o...

Resolved! Backup of ESX machines with Windows 2012 R2

Hello there, I'm fairly new to the world of backups in server environments and need some help handling our setup. We are an NPO and received Backup Exec 2012 for a very small price of about 100$. Now, our IT service provider is unfamiliar with BE an...

Resolved! BE 2012 - Lokales Backup schlägt auf einmal fehl

Hallo, auf unserem Backup Server schlägt seit 2 Wochen auf einmal das lokale Backup fehl. Alle anderen Backups (SQL, Exchange, Fileserver) funktionieren. Ich habe den Server schon mehrmals neu gestartet und es laufen alle Dienste. Der Test der Anm...

Resolved! BE 2012 not backing up

I am facing this strange issue, there are no jobs running on the status bar, but the "number of recent jobs" tells me that there is atleast one job that is running. When I try to run the jobs manually, the jobs do not run because " no idle devices ar...