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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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Need to backup local server to a remote storage location

I have a customer that is using Backup Exec v20 and backing up to USB drives. They do not want to use public Cloud storage like AWS or Azure. They have a remote office about 30 miles away and would like to backup to this remote office. Don't need to ...

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Help with licensing question- BE Gold agent for windows

I have to purchase through GSA Advantage and have emailed the vendor there but have not gotten a response yet. If I purchase BE Gold I must purchase additional Agent for Windows separately, correct? We need to back up 3 servers with the Windows Serve...

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Help setting up backup to library

Hello all,I am trying to setup a backup to an IBM TS3100 tape library. The goal is to have Full and Incromental backups. I have setup everything but it seems to not be working as I had expected. I want to backup to starting at tape 001 and as more sp...

Duplicate to tape

Hi,We have a backup jobs that backup our Hyper-v servers to an SAN volume, Now I want to duplicate just two of the VMs that I see in the backup sets to a tape. When choose the option duplicate to tape does the backup set is going directly to a tape? ...

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How to recover data from Amazon S3 with a different server?

HeyWe are in a bit of a situation here at my company. Long story short our data center infrastructure failed. Our Backup exec server (Version 20.1) was backing up our data to the AWS S3 cloud with encryption. Unfortunately our Backup exec server was ...

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Resolved! Questions about upgrade Backup Exec 20.x to 21

I know that version 21 is already available to download from Veritas Support but within the software in Veritas Update it still does not appear.1. Do I have to wait until Veritas Update within the software to know if it is already a stable version to...

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Resolved! Backup Exec 15 upgrade to Backup Exec 21 fails

After following the support article Everything went smooth until the part where I had to open the BEUtility.exe and copy my old database and log files. The process looked good until after the d...

Resolved! Backup Exec& NIC Teaming

VBE ver. 20.6 rev. 1188OS Windows Server 2016 1607 (14393.3686) + NIC Teaminggood afternoonI have a problemI have VBE ver.20.6 rev.1188, Windows Server 2016 1607 (14393.3686) + NIC Teaming (2 network cards, LACP, LoadBalancing - Dynamic). I use the L...

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Backup Exec refusing to start

Hello to everyone,Im trying to install RALUS agent in my Centos 8 and once i try to start the daemon its totally unable to do so.I have using the command beremote with log option and i get the following:78fcd700 Tue May 26 14:26:44 2020 : libbedsnt5....

Resolved! Backup exec 15 - LiveUpdate fails to install updates

Hi,I'm having difficulties installing Feature pack 5 using LiveUpdate ( - URL is dead).I have rebooted the server and doesn't appear to have made a difference. Also cleared Cache from LiveUpdate. This is the erro...

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Correct driver configuration

Hi all,If using BackupExec on an HP server as a broker for Netapp NDMP to Quantum autoloader/tape drives which drivers should I be seeing in Device Manager?My understanding is that the medium changer should be showing Unknown Medium Changer with a Mi...

Worksheet Template for Veritas Backup Exec Projects

Hello Everyone,I am looking for a worksheet template that consists in gathering data about the customer existing platform, features to be deployed, expected configurations , backup strategy, etc.As you already know, such a document is very important ...

Agent license

Hi,We want to upgrade our BE 16 to BE 20.5, we already have our own licenses voor BE 15 agents. I know we have to get a new license for the BE 20 itself, but can we use our current BE 15 Agent licenses? or we have to buy also BE 20 Agent licenses? 

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How to implement tape rotation with BE 21.0.1200

Hi, I am currently testing Backup Exec V21.0.1200. I would like to implement a data backup on tape and therefore have an LTO-4 tape drive, unfortunately without a tape changer. This means that I have to change the tape manually every day. No problem ...