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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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job status "Ready:No Idle Devices are available"

Hi Folks, I am new to Symantec Backup.We are using only one storage device .we have created arround 15 jobs. But here my problem is i tried to run one backup job its running successfully but when i tried to run remaining backup jobs in the job status...

Multiple Autoloaders and licencing

Hi I'm currently using Backup Exec 2010 R3 SP3 with an 8 slot autoloader which has 1 tape device in it, if I were to add an additional 8 slot autoloader with 1 tape device in it would I need to purchase an LEO licence? The licencing PDF states - per ...

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Resolved! New VCenter server and backups not working

I have some partners in crime here at work that built a new VCenter server and so it is a different name. So my VM backups are not working. I looked for a bit and do not see a quick way to just point the backups for the servers that are failing to th...

mli7777 by Level 5
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System Logon Account change woes

Years ago when I setup BE on our many servers and sites I was instructed (against my better judgment) to use a shared domain admin AD account rather than a common AD user account for the BE application and use it as the default logon account. Now 10 ...

Rootman by Level 3
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Resolved! Exchange Backups failing with error code E0001211

My exchange backups are failing with the following error: Final error: 0xe0001211 - The volume that is used for the staging location must be a writable NTFS volume that is local to the Backup Exec Server.  Also, the volume must have the same sectore ...

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Symantec still suitable for SBS replacement?

Hi,   To me it is difficult to sort out which Symantec product, if any, can achieve all that is needed for those system setups that will replace thousands of SBS 2003/2011 in smaller companies in the near future. Since outsourcing Windows Server 2012...

Resolved! Backup Exec 2012 Backup Sets Right Click not working

I am having an issue on all my BE servers where the "Right Click" menu in the server backup set does not fully display. Is there anyone out there with this issue? The setup is a CAS and a Media server using deduplication folders on Windows 2008 R2. I...

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Backup Exec 2012 - Deduplication

Hello all. This is actually a follow up on my post This case, is still not solved and I guess it has long ago be given up by Symantec support. They are now not re...

P2V Limitations

Hi! Is it possible to convert a physical server to a VM with less CPU and Memory assignment than the physical? Thanks.

Insert overwrite media

Hello Pkh, well as you said it worked in 1 tape  but i getting error of insert overwrite media for job. i try to run long erase job and it was successful  bt when i run my job it's throwing alert message and also end marker unreadable  any idea about...

Resolved! Backup Exec: Licensing transfer from Agent to Capacity Edition

Hi all, Is there any option to transfer BE licensing from Agents to Capacity Edition (FETB)? How to do this? I have a customer that would like to understand if this is possible, because he has a lots of agents but a very little amount of TB so this c...

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Resolved! Backup Exec: VMware Agent Licensing question

Hi Team, Is it possible to transfer a BE2012 VMware agent license from an ESX server (eg. esx1) to another ESX server (eg. esx2)? If yes, what about the images of esx1: these can be restored also without license for this esx (no more backup are requi...

GiorgioF by Level 3
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Backups over Fiber-Query

Hi Community members, Presently iam using Backupexec 2012 for Backups with remote agents installed on all servers  Iam looking for possible configuration for my backups to run over fiber.I have the following licenses 1.Backupexec Enterprise server. ...

Resolved! Restore physical server to a VM and increase hard disk size.

I have a physical server that I would like to convert to a Virtual machine. I have a successful backup the problem is when I try and convert it to VM using Backup Exec 2012, it will not allow me to adjust the target vm hard disk size. The reason for ...

Resolved! backup exec sauvergarde de nas

Bonjour à tous, Je me demande comment je peux sauvegarder mon NAS(NAS4FREE) avec le logiciel Backupexec 2010 R3 ? car le logiciel ne veut pas se connecter a un lecteur réseau Le NAS est un vieux poweredge 2600 equipé de 2 Xeon et 4G. Comme stoc...

.DR Concept and it's imp

Hi, i m new to BE2012 with TS2900 , Present  i m able to take Daily Full Backup of my server to particular tape cartdge using partation  from Mondya to Sunday  with lil good luck we are on safe side that we does not require to resote full server. so ...

Backup Lotus Server

Hello all!!! I have backup exec 2013 R3 SP3(caso &mms). I create job to backup my lotus server? but job ended with error "V-79-57344-38048 - The database file D:\Lotus\Domino\data\mail\msa.nsf may be corrupt. Remove the file, restart the Backup Exec ...

VMWare SAN transport issue

Hi All, Having issues getting V-Ray setup. If i add the esxi box directly into Backupexec it will backup via SAN However if i add vcenter and then try to backup the same VM i am getting this error V-79-57344-38277 - Unable to open a disk of the virtu...