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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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Resolved! Overwritable and Appendable media issues

I have issues with Backup Exec 2014 (clean install) on windows 2012 64 bits std. We have a weekly full backup every week and after the recyclable tape come back from the vault, I can see the tape show overwriteable and appendable. The tape status Blu...

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Backing Up XP Pro with Large Number of Folders

I have an XP Pro PC that has folder that has a very large number of subfolders. I can backup other folder on the drive. Backupexec crashes when backing up the folder with the large number of subfolders. The same issue happens with NTbackup. I am ...

BackUpExec 2014 Jobs fail

Hi all   I have a new W2K12R2 server with BackupExec 2014 and a RDX-100 system.    The problem plaguing me right now is that I cannot get BE to overwrite the disks at all. I have to manually erase the disks before the job starts otherwise the job...

Selection Method.

1) In the configuration of device pool "Selection Method" how Backup Exec compare the free space in disc?  With a % of total? (Like Disk A have 10% of free space) With the total free space (Like 10GB free of 100 GB) 2) I have 3 disk and 3 device p...

Resolved! Backup Performance Issues, only some servers affected

We have a large virtual environment and our Backup Exec server is a physical server. Symantec server is connected to our tape library via 8Gb fiber connection. Network is a flat 1Gb LAN. We know the slow performance is not caused by the library or d...

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Wildcards in selection list - Backupexec 2010 R3

Hi We are doing NDMP backups from a NetApp SAN, and we have a large user folder with 1500 folders in it. When this backup job starts, it hangs at 1,024 bytes for sometimes up to 12 hours whilst it enumerates the folder structure. We wish to split ...

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Resolved! Backup Exec 2014 media server in a HyperV VM

Hello,   We are starting a project to replace an old Bue2010 R3 mediaserver with a new one. The new server will have a 10 gbe network connection. The media server has a local Sql express database. We backup to datadomain wich has also a 10gbe netw...

Resolved! All services work fine, but i can't connect to backup exec

Hi all.   I have problem witch backup exec 2014. OS windows 2012r2 All services start fine But when i start backup exec i have got this alert     **************************************************************** Component: Action: Service ...

Resolved! use other cartridges

Can I replace any tape cartridges of different kind (brand, file capacity) in the tape drive just that it have to be support by the tape drive (LTO-5)? Regards, Qingyan

Credentials error in Backup Exec (with NetApp)

Hi all. We have a Windows Server 2003 running backup Exec 2010 r3. We have some physical servers, Vmware machines and NetApp devices. Since two weeks ago, without do upgrades or programs installations, we are having errors in the backup jobs in the ...

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Resolved! RedHat Linux Server show in BE as an Windows System

Hello, i have install the Ralus on my RedHat 5.1 Server. Installation was without any failures. When i now add a Linux Server in my Symantec BackUp Management Konsole, the System will show as an Windows Server. So i have only see "Data and "root", ...

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Resolved! Advice on planning backups

Hello all, I hope someone out there can help me with some advice, tips, and tools.  I've recently started working for this company (just over a month).  The previous person left on bad terms and there's no documentation of any sort and things have be...

BE 2014 media and config

Hey folks,  we just upgraded to BE 2014 from 2010 and it's a world of difference. I am starting to get use to the new setup for configuring jobs (associate the job with the servers) but the media set is what's driving me crazy. I created a B2D goin...

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Backup Exec 2012 ORACLE agent problem

I Had a workink client for ORACLE DB on a server, but last week I did a restore, My DB password was Different so I changed it then, now I keep getting the following error: Thank you all for the help     Alejandro

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Resolved! after migration two server's

Hi all, we are running BE 2010 R2 under Server 2003. Unfortunatly the server is broken now. So I have to migrade to a new one with Server 2008R2. I done it this way: First ...

mghomer by Level 6
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