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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! Adding New Server in existing JOB

Can I add new server backup in existing job? for example I have 7 different jobs which does backup for different 7 servers each day. Example: Job 1 - Server 1 - Monday Job 2 - Server 21 - Tuesday and so on ... Can I insert new server in existin...

Resolved! A failure occurred querying the Writer status.

Dear all, Since some weeks I have been experiencing this horrible error. I have consulted the Symantec Support pages, but I can find no 'permanent' solution for the environment I am using. Rebooting the server every day is not an option, this is t...

Notlupus by Level 3
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Resolved! Can't append to deduplication media

I'm running BE 2010 R3 with the OST plugin and a Dell DR4100 dedup device with the latest software. I'm only able to overwrite dedup media. When I try to run an append job, I get the "No appendable media could be mounted" error. The OST media is set ...

Resolved! Symantec Backup Exec & Symantec System Recovery 2013 Compatibility

I currently have a NAS Server (Windows Storage Server 2012 64 bit).  I would like to backup data (Files/Folders) from this Server to a Dell TL2000 Tape Backup.  I currently have Symantec System Recovery 2013 installed on this Server to perform period...

TheKid7 by Level 3
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Duplicate backup set are not showing up in tape properties

Hi, i had a daily full backup off a sql server database with my old BE 2012 installation (all was fine). One job did a daily backup to disc and a daily duplicate to one tape media. The tape media shows nearly every day in the past a backup set. N...

JuergenB by Moderator
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Need help, Remove Backup sets manually in BEDB and File Storage

Hi, i need some help in removing stale backup sets within the BEDB Database and on the Disk folder. I have enabled the option for BE to delete expired backupsets! I waited about 4-5 hours for DLM to cleanup. But i still have a lot of stale backup...

JuergenB by Moderator
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BE 2014

Please i need a clarity all the agents especially agent for windows................When installing via the backup exec tab,going to installation and licensing it only give AGENT FOR WINDOWS......Does it mean that in general, agent for windows work fo...

Resolved! Duplicate larger than backup?

We run a backup job to deduplication. It's happy. Byte count : 587,820,528,941 bytes Job rate : 1,073.00 MB/Min (Byte count of all backup sets divided by Elapsed time for all backup sets) Scanned byte count : 517,123,320,83...

nthnu by Level 5
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Resolved! Backing up deduplication store to cloud storage

We are currently trying to figure out if it's possible to send our deduplication store from Backup Exec 2012 to a cloud storage provider.  I've found plenty of documentation that talks about sending it to various places on the LAN and via FTP, but no...

dhill82 by Level 3
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Novell NSS file permissions and Backup Exec 2012/2014

I am looking in the documentation for Backup Exec 2012 and 2014, both of which say they support NSS volumes. We have a SLES server version 10 SP3 running OES version 2 SP3. I am able to backup the NSS volumes from our Backup Exec 2012 and 2014 server...

Dave_e by Level 3
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Backup Exec 2014 AVVI GRT Catalog/Verify incredibly slow...

Hi, I am posting this here and logging a case for it with Symantec in the hope that someone has a fix... I am backing up a lot of VM's on VMware using NBD (Soon to be SAN Transport) with a target of a deduplication store located on an EMC VNX SAN a...

LozBC by Level 4
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Resolved! Problems with BUE and VMWare Backups

I have been told that I will have a few project shortly to upgrade some of our clients to BUE2014. Awesome I say, time to play with it in my lab. I download and install the trial, set it up no issues. Go to back up DC01 on ESX01 via vCenter. Fine, w...

Firman by Level 3
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selection list not loading

Hi,   Kindly note that i wanted to create a job with the same selection list as that of a previous job. When openning the selection list it does not load, and it shows me the following error: Failed to connect to server   Please provide me with a...

lanloun by Level 4
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I really appreciate the long

I really appreciate the long detailed information provided to date. I have exactly the same issue your having AACABLE.. Tried reading unknown tapes using BE2014 running on Win 2008 R2 server with exactly the same results you got. I suspect that the...

AntonQ by Level 2
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