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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! BackupExec 12 and Hyper-V Host

Hi Everyone, Quick question in relation to backing up a Virtual Host (and guest machines) using BackupExec 12. The current configuration is a single Virtual Host (Single Xeon CPU, 24GB RAM, Quad NIC, ISCSI Tape Drive) running Microsoft Hyper-V ...

How do you move backup sets to new disk storage device (B2D)?

I'm running Backup Exec 2012 SP3 and would like to move a 6TB Exchange backup sets from volume to a new volume.  I've created a new iSCSI LUN, mapped a new drive letter, and then created a new disk storage device.  Do I simply move all the files over...

Resolved! VMware Backups Failing

I'm having an issue with my backup. Yesterday I started seeing this error when trying to backup my citrix server. I'm going to try and reboot the server but I was hoping someone could offer some other ideas. The other VM's on the host are backing up ...

Baron164 by Level 6
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Backup to Two Drives in Parallel

Hi, We currently have a backup that is about 2.4 TB in size. Using 2 LTO5 tapes. Currently it is running on one tape drive and we are unable to get a backup every day because of the size of the backup. We are using backup exec 12.5 but would conside...

Resolved! SQL Backup failure @ Backup Exec 2010

Hi Team ,  How to fix the below error its a SQL Backup failure error: 0xe0008492 - Database Query Failure V-79-65323-3201 - Cannot open backup device archive _00__93a687ea_a2d1_45e1_a7c6_d305dfebfe93_'. Operating system error 0x80770006(error not fou...

Restore completes successfully but with 0 bytes

My media server is Windows 2008 SP2 running Backup Exec 2012 rev 1798 (SP3?). I am unable to restore 4 files from tape. The job reports as successfully completed with a byte count of 0 and 0 files processed.  I have cataloged the tape and the files d...

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Resolved! Backup Exec 12 TCP Port Conflicts

I am seeking a method to modify some of the ports used by Backup Exec uses for communications.  I've had no luck with the BE howto articles. The beserver.exe and bengine.exe are interfering with our time clock(scanserver) application. Here are a few ...

linux backup grows too large

I have a SLES 11 server thast is a VM guest in Hyper-v.  The actual size of the server is only 50GB.  When i back it up it tries to grow to 100s even 1000s of GBs.  What is the deal and waht is the proper way to perform a file level backup?  If i run...

Manual backup job to tape slot stays queued

Dear Reader, Environment: Windows server 2008R2 Backup Exec 2010 R3 Dell Powervault 124T 8 slots attached with SAS. Our Daily backup jobs to Disk and then a duplicate to tape functions normal. When I would like to back up some files from the backu...

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Resolved! the difference between the clocks on the central administration server and the managed Backup Exec server:SUKDBAK01 has exceeded 30 seconds. Reset the clock on the managed Backup Exec server to match the central administration server clock

CAS And managed medai server in different time zones and getting alert "the difference between the clocks on the central administration server and the managed Backup Exec server:SUKDBAK01 has exceeded 30 seconds. Reset the clock on the managed Backup...

mohammad_gad by Level 2
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Resolved! Newbie restore question

Hi, we are using Symantec Backup Exec 2010 R3 on Windows Server 2003 R2. A scheduled restore job failed after running for almost 2 hours with the following message: "The job failed with the following error: Insufficient disk space." Although it's qui...

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Resolved! Other BUE users in my area

Would it be appropriate to ask if there are other BUE users in my area?  I'm thinking about using tape encryption, but am a bit nervous about being able to restore the encrypted backups at my DR site (a plane ride away).  According to this article it...

Resolved! Mulitple dr files with Full Backup

Hello,   Is a specific dr file tied to a certain full backup? For example I do a full backup every day of the week. If it was Thursday and wanted to restore using Mondays tape, would the current dr file suffice or would I need the dr for that particu...

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Resolved! Restoring encrypted tape at DR site

I'm contemplating encypting my tapes using hardware encryption and the encryption key generated by Backup Exec.  At my DR site I am just guaranteed to have LTO-4 drives (no specific make/model).  If I do a fresh install of Backup Exec at the DR site ...

Resolved! Media Catalog Issue

I am trying to restore a few files from a tape.  The tape is no longer in the server's catalog.  I have run the Inventory and Catalog jobs on the tape.  The Inventory job finishes fine but the Catalog job always fails with this error: "The requested ...

Resolved! Backup Exec 2012 doesn't send email notifications

Backup exec isn't sending email notifications anymore. I have checked all of backup execs email/notification settings, and have compared them to another server that we have backup exec on, and that is working. Seemed to have happened over night. I...