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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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rdmchugh by Level 1
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Resolved! Problem with installing Backupexec 2014 + Win Server 2012 Std x64

Hi, I'm trying to install Backupexec 2014 on a Windows Server 2012 std x64, but when it comes to SQL Express installation it just says "failed" Never seen this before, and I've installed quite a few like this already. Tried alot of things and I'm o...

Marc_K by Level 2
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Resolved! Licensing Question - 2014 (upgraded from 2010)

Hello Guys,   Quick question.   I have attached two screen shots displaying the licensing information to our newly upgraded BackupExec server (upgraded from 2010R3).   We have two HP Librarys. One of them has 4 HP drives connected to it and the...

Resolved! Windows 2012 cluster backup

Hi All, Currently using Windows 2012 to build a cluster for NAS storage (2 servers + 1 storage chassis). I would like to know Backup Exec support to backup cluster ? Thanks


We have been using Backup exec 2012 and recently we have upgraded to 2014. We do have a Deduplication agent License. How do I create the exisitng storage as a Dedup storage location. I do not want to replace the data exiisting on that drive which are...

Resolved! Upgrading Backup Exec windows agent

Hi If I have to upgrade the backup exec windows agent from BE 2010 to BE 2012 SP4 do I need to first uninstall existing version and then install 2012 or will it upgrade directly from 2010 to 2012. I have the following OS wherein I will be upgrading...

jinxnbu by Level 5
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Resolved! Adding network disk based storage

Hello, I am unable to added a Disk Based storage location on a NAS and keep getting the error message below. The backup exec service account does not have read and write permission o nthe remote computer on which the network share is located. The ...

Resolved! Backup Exec 2012 will not start

Not able to start Backup Exex. Services below won't start.  Starting Services Starting services for server: Server:, Service:BackupExecAgentAccelerator started successfully. Server:, Service:BackupExecDeviceMediaService started successfully. Ser...

kwt490 by Level 2
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Resolved! Catalog recovery tape data base backup exec

good morning I'm testing in a secondary recovery backup exec 2014 server (SP1) We have cataloged a tape and I was able to retrieve information without problems After that we've initialized the database backup exec with the option Drop the ex...

Resolved! Unable to install BE 2014 agent

We have upgraded to BE 2014 and SP1 and are unable to install the latest agents.  The backups still run but they complain about the agent being out of date. When we attempt to push the agent it reports success but doesn't actually do anything.  When...

Report "Failed Backup Jobs" fails

Hello, I have a problem with reports in Backup Exec 2014 SP1. In the weekly email there is no report attached, no matter if a job failed or not. The report job was created in Backup Exec 2012 (worked well there) and after I upgraded to BE 2014 the ...

How to copy BE 2014 job from one media server to another

Hi, I've searched for this, but cannot find. Apologies if it's obvious and I'm blind. In BE 2010, I could copy a job between media servers (eg during maintenance/upgrade of the main media server) - By highlighing the Backup job and selecting Copy t...

Resolved! [ASK] Do i need a ESO License or LEO License?

Hello Expert, I want to ask regarding my configuration, in shortly my management want to decide upgrading  theTape Library Autoloader from LTO 4 to LTO 6. and my management require after upgrade Backup System will be more optimal. but I am still c...

Resolved! BE2010 and scripts

Hi all, Im trying to backup a windows server machine with some commands for job and after the job. bevor job starts: c:\scripts\servstop.bat and after job is done:  c:\scripts\servstart.bat   But unfortunately i allways get an error that the c...

mghomer by Level 6
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Resolved! BE2012 and dedup Server 2012R2

Hi all, just wanted to know if i can backup a fileserver Windows 2012 R2 with dedup data with BE2012. What do I need for this, any extra licens or so?   Thank you!  

mghomer by Level 6
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Scheduled Reports Missing

Hi. I have a strange issue, I run scheduled reports every day to inform me of what is going on with my backupexec environment. Currently i receive the reports, BUT when i look under reports - See Upcoming, it is empty. the jobs still appear to exe...

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How to configure backup set duplication?

Hello We have configured backup set duplication in the following way: but duplication job runs several times a day without relation to the backup job it have to duplicate, showing warning messages and ending with errors: \ What is the right w...

Resolved! Backup exec 2012 vm backups

I am considering using the vmware agent to backup multiple vm's or the whole esx host and all vm's.  I have noticed that snapshots are automatically created when you do vm or esx host backups.  These snapshots can cause mandatory snapshot consolidati...

Resolved! Deduplication benefits

We've been using deduplication for a while now. We backup to a NAS, then to an external USB drive. It appears it is helping us save some space for backups. It appears to also increase the time going from NAS to USB due to rehydrating. Right now, our ...

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Resolved! AOFO License Related Query

Greetings,  Please find the attachment and let us know if AOFO option is disabled or we don't have relevant license for it.  Thanks In Advance,

sk7777 by Level 4
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