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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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backup exec 20 Issue with special characters in file names

Hi, I'm evaluating Backup Exec 20 option to backup linux file server but I've encountered systematic problems because the software gives errors making the backup of file and directories with special characters inside their names.I report below an exa...

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Backup Exec / Amazon Glacier: disk based backup?

I am trying to better understand the options for using Backup Exec with Amazon Glacier.Although it seems to be suggested that the Amazon iSCSI "Virtual Tape Shelf" should be used, I am finding that this is a less than desirable solution because Amazo...

backup error

Hello,I'm sorry to bring this topic out, I've already seen other topics about the same issue.The issue reported by Backup Exec is : "The job completed successfully. However, the following conditions were encountered : The Backup Exec Remote Agent on ...

restore data from old tape

Hi, i need to restore data from old tapes . These tape contain data from old microsoft domain and backup server was BE 10.Now we have new micorsoft domain, new backup server , new server and no password information about old domain . I've installed a...

MilEnd by Level 1
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Resolved! Agent install on older OS

We have BE 20 installed on Server 2016. I know aren't able to use BE20's Agent, but were wondering if it's possible to use an older version of Agent to backup Server 2003. Or will it not work?Thanks

nthnu by Level 5
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Open DeDup on Server 2019

Hi,did anybody tried Open DeDup on Server 2019, even if support not given. Can somebody share experience? Or knows when Open DeDup for Server 2019 will be available. Maybe with 20.4?Regards Timo 

Forum Rules

One of my posts was rejected. There was no feedback about why. Are there forum rules somewhere? I would like to know what constraints I need to observe.Thanks much - Ray

Raydar by Level 2
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Get-BEBackupDefinition Times Out, Aggravating

When I launch Get-BEBackupDefinition 19 times out of 20 it fails with a 'time out' error; this makes it difficult to modify Backup Jobs via PoSH. Can you help?To this point, every script I have found via Google on how to modify a backup job first nee...

Raydar by Level 2
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PowerShell Take Jobs Off Hold

I need to take a group of jobs off hold. I'm looking for a way to do this via PoSH script, but have not yet stumbled across a feature to do this. Do you have any suggestions on how to do this?I'm not sure how the jobs got put on hold. The Job Engine ...

Raydar by Level 2
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Restore VM fail due to credentials are not vaid

I am trying to restore a VM server from Backup Exec 15 to the VM host, I got an error message below. I have tested my credential on the server and got a test successful message on Backup Exec. also tried restore it from different VM host and local dr...

Resolved! Administrator's guide Explanantion

Hello everyone,Can someone explain me the note on Administrator guide book on chapter:"perform manual disaster recovery of a local backup exec server" there is anote:  If you are using a disk storage device to recover the local Backup Exec server, do...

Resolved! Services not starting after a reboot

BE 20, Feature Pack 3, Hotfix 100044342Following a server reboot, some Backup Exec services are not starting up despite being set to Automatic startup.This has happened twice now, once with the services set to log on as the BackupExec service account...

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Adding a windows server to backup

1.So i added the following windows machine and installed the agent which was successful.2.Made sure the credentials was successful     3.Unable to select any drives or files to backup. Why would that be the case?? 

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Virtual Machine Incremental Forever

Hi there,Is this possible?- Always backup my Virtual Machines as incremental (after the first full)- Only keep historic data for some months (say 3 month); Backup Exec would create Synthetic Full combining the Previous Full + Incremental, and delete ...

Resolved! Background Processing issues with GRT

HiWe have backups with enabled GRT.  We have Sharepoint 2013 backups and Exchange 2010 and 2003. We are currently experiencing intermittent jobs getting stuck with Background Processing and it could run for days and no budge.example: 0 of 87 backup s...

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Resolved! Total amount of data backed up per server

We back up a lot of data across dedup disk and also backup tape. Does anyone know how I can create a report please that tells me how much data is being backed up per server please?

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