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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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BE20.6 won't delete expired sets

My backups are fairly straightforward, backing up to disks. No de-duping. No SDR.I have lots of backup sets that are expired but won't get removed. For example, one set is from 2015, expired probably 4 years ago. Its a snapshot full backup, if I righ...

tonyah by Level 3
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One or more SQL Database consistency checks have failed

I occured an error of backup exec when there is a backup processing.I created full and incremental backup jobs for the server with SQL database I tested the SQL login account is OK. che...

Dynamically Changing SQL selections using BEMCLI?

Using BEMCLI, is it possible to dynamically change the backup selections for SQL databases? Since BE does not currently support AlwaysOn Availability Groups natively, I was thinking of the possibility of having a Pre Job Script that would enumerate a...

Resolved! BackupExec 2012 configuration, job history missing

Hi everyone,I don't know how this/why it happens, but somehow our BackupExec server 2012 lost it's config, backup jobs, backup history and all the tapes became scratch media. We've tried to run BEUtility and restore but no changes. We assume the BEDB...

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Backup Exec API?

**** Moved to new discussion from   ****   HI, I am looking for the same thing for BackUpExec 16. The links in the previous reply ar down unfortunately. Thanks for yo...

TimHF by Level 0
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SDR problem

After restoring data, it stucks at "Hardware discovery operation in progress".The progress bar loops foreverBackup Exec version is 20.6OS: Backup server Windows server 2019Target OS: Windows server 2019 (Virtual machine in ESXi)

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Will there be ever a fast System State Backup with Veritas?

I have used Veritas for very long,and i had never a fast System State Backup at all.Windows Server Backup can Backup a complete System Drive with Baremeta Recovery in a few minutes.But a simple backup of a hyper-v host with 10GBE, SSD and a lot more ...

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B2D Jobs gone after migrating to new Server

Trying to upgrade to BE20 eventually.  Upgraded W2008R2 server to W2012R2 and then had to uninstall original BE2014 (did not work after OS upgrade).  Installed new copy of BE15 and did not touch the Ext HD BEData folder that was used for B2D. Was abl...

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Resolved! BE2014 Agent to Windows Server 2016 R2

Hi guys,does anyone tried to install BE2014 server agent to Windows Server 2016 R2 ?Well, i've done in-place upgrade my 2008 R2 server to 2012 R2 without any problemsAll BE2014 services and features working even better than on the old server, but ......

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Backup ESXI linux VMs

Hello,I'm trying to understand how backups of ESXi Linux virtual machines work on backupExec.Do we need to install an agent? If so, i suppose Rallus, but it's an additional feature we need to pay?I'm getting an error when trying credentials on a few ...