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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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Problems with vray - error 0xe000959a

Hi, I have backup exec 2012 with vray on a windows 2003 server. I added a new vmware esxi5 server to backup, but I have the following new error: 0xe000959a - An attempt to take a snapshot of a virtual machine failed because it was unable to quiesce a...

Resolved! Linux Media Server Option license violation - huh?

I'm running Backup Exec 2012 on Windows Server 2008 for backing up several Windows servers and an ESXi host. Today I added a Linux server to be backed up. After restarting the Backup Exec services I was greeted with a message (translated from German)...

Artegic by Level 6
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Restoring from Encrypted Backup

I rencently added encrypted to our backups in Backup Exec 2012. The backups are completing properly and the logs show that they are being encrypted. As well, I was able to restore a file from an encrypted backup successfully. The restore job didn't a...

Resolved! Backup Exec 2012 Remote Agent for Linux does not support CentOS??

We bought Backup Exec 2012 for backing up a heterogeneous environment of Windows and Linux servers. On one Linux target machine running CentOS 6.5 the Remote Agent for Linux systematically crashes each time we try to start it. As our own attempts to ...

Artegic by Level 6
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Backup Exec 2012 DLM

Hi, I hope someone could help me out with a DLM query.  Our environment consists 2 sites.  We have 1 CASO server which is used for job admin only.  It performs no backup or dedupe jobs.  We create the jobs here and point the jobs at a managed server....

LSW by Level 3
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Resolved! VMware with granular backup

Hello All, I have a question how Backup Exec creates a snapshot of a VM before backing up the VM. I have VM with 4 hard disks. -100 GB -512 GB 150 GB -150 GB There are on 3 different data stores. When Backup Exec creates the snapshot, is a snapshot t...

Edyxx by Level 5
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Resolved! Multiple logical disk resore.

Hello, folks. I have a porblem: When full backup of virtual machine is done, i am unable to restore all disks on this machine. I can see only C:\ drive, but there is no such: D:\, E:\ and so on. It is posible to make GRT restore only for C:\ drive or...

Backup Performance drops down during backup

Hi there. I do have a question regarding a Backup Exec 2012 SP3 Installation on Windows 2008 R2 backing up a VMware installation with vSphere 5.1 latest using SAN transport mode on a dedicated iSCSI environment using a EMC VNX with 1-GBit iSCSI on tw...

Backup Exec slow job rate

Hi,   I have a single backup exec 2012 SP3 media server running on windows 2008 R2. This media server is responsible for backing up 2 physical servers and 8 virtual machines.The VMware agent is configured to connect to vcenter. The VM environment is ...

Jamie132 by Level 2
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Resolved! Job status "Queued"

Hello, I'v installed EXEC 2012 recently and once i run the job, the status shows Queued foreever. please check the snpshot. any advice.   Thank you very much

Resolved! Media Set Creation

Good Day, I have 10 tapes with IBM LTO 6 ULT3580 and EXEC backup 2012 (With VMware agent Lice) installed on Win 2008 R2. I’m planning to create Weekly & Monthly full backup and daily incremental. what i need to know are the follow:  1-The best practi...

Backup Exec 2012 - Client-side deduplication job exception

I am using BE 2012 SP3 to backup Hyper-V 2012 Cluster.   In the cluster backup job, I got the following exception. A backup job using Deduplication Option completes with the exception: Client-side deduplication is enabled for this job, but it could n...

kf2013 by Moderator
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Email Alert Error 0x800e0008

Hello I am setting up email alerts for Backup Exec 2010 R3 running on Windows Server SBS 2011. I followed the instruction in the link "" to enable a debugging log to see what the...

jeff_j by Level 3
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