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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! 35 GB Full backup and 200 GB Incrementals

Hi EveryoneI have a group of Vmware VMs in our VCSA 6.5, which are applications servers, running Wonderware software on windows server 2016. I backed them up in 2 groups (5 VMs in each). Weekly Full backup and Daily Incremental. Both the daily and th...

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Failed Catalog

Hi All,I’m running Veritas Backup Exec 16, and when I look at job history I’m getting a Catalog Failed status with error code E0000900.When I double click on failed catalog I see job with details about error category. Below is pic: Things I’ve done:I...

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Resolved! Backup Exec 2014 agent for applications and databases

Hi all guys,I have a Windows 2012 R2 server with SQL server and Exchange server installed on it. So, what the number of agent for applications and databases license I must have.01 agent for applications and databases (cover both SQL server and Exchan...

Duplicating a hardware encrypted tape to an unencrypted tape

I have an LTO5 tape that has been backed up with hardware encryption. It has a variety of different types of backup sessions (flat files, MS SQL servers, MS Exchange) and I've been given the passphrase, so I've re-created the key and can pull off the...

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Resolved! Windows agent migration to new server

I'm running BE 20 for Windows and backing up my iscsi data volumes to a Dell OST deduplication device. I'm getting ready to migrate several Windows 2008 R2 servers running the BE agent to new Windows 2016 servers. Each migrated agent will keep it's h...

Unable to open Remote Administration Console

Hello,Since updating to the latest Windows 10 1903 we've been unable to open the Remote Administration Console. I've uninstalled and re-installed but it refuses to open.Error in the event log is:Application: BackupExec.exeFramework Version: v4.0.3031...

Incremential backup are doing full backup

Hello,I have installed CIFS shares on my network and want to backup them with backup exec.I have programmed 2 backups jobs : Full backup the friday and incremential backup all the days of the week.The full backup is working well, but the incremential...

VIM_SQLEXP Snapshot Initialization error

HiI get the below error very few days, i restart the SQL Service, and usually works that night, then fails on the next run. Similarly after a reboot will work maybe once/twice then failSnapshot Technology: Initialization failure on: "VCENTER.VIM_SQLE...

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Job stops at around 35Gb and tape becomes unappendable

Hi everone! I'm getting the same issue!I have the "media overwrite protection level" set to none:  I have a media set allowing append:After a few minutes at aroung 35Gb the jobs freezes, an alert with comes up saying that a write/read issuse occured ...

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V-79-57344-65233 Backup Failure due to log in use skipped

Hi All,The job can backup the DB but cannot backup the log. I am afraid the exchange server log file will keep grow.I have checked the VSS writers are stable and no error.Is there anything i can do? ThanksJob Completion StatusJob ended: Friday, July ...

Backups become empty

Hi,last week I successfully restored a data backed up on April. But this week they become empty. What could happen?in the storage we have 9.9 TB free.thank you in advance!

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Best practices for backing up a domain controller

HiCould somebody please advise the best practice for backing up a domain controller or post links to articles regarding this.Is it best practice to backup daily, weekly, etc.. and do i need to run a full backup everytime.I am running Veritas BE 20.3 ...

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VM backup failure

Hello,VM backups are getting failed as "An attempt to take a snapshot of a virtual machine failed because it was unable to quiesce an application". However, the backup is getting completed in next attempt or by rerunning it manually without troubelsh...

OVM protection in BE 20.4

How would I go about protecting OVM's in Backup Exec as there isn't a specific agent that can be deployed on the VMs like with Hyper-V and VMware.