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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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Join us for our first Hey, AVA session to Ask Veritas Anything

Led by a panel of Veritas subject matter experts, our upcoming Hey, AVA session on VOX will provide you the opportunity to Ask Veritas Anything.   The first Hey, AVA session will take place between 10 a.m. PDT on June 20 and 5 p.m. PDT on June 21, af...

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Veritas Backup EXEC constantly reads from Backup DISK

Hello,I'm new to using Backup Exec.I have set up a test capture for a deduplication disk that is connected to Backup Exec by an iSCSI disk (FreeNAS). However, this disk is still loaded when the backup ends. It's still the same for days. When I stop a...

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Exchange DAG - VSS Writer Missing

Here's some details about the environment:Backup Exec 20.3 Rev. 1188 on a Windows 2016 Server.Exchange 2013 DAG across 3 servers: Server A has half of our active databases (A-M) and half passive databases (N-Z). Server B has the other half of our act...

GRT warning / Error on Dupe only

HiGetting this error on the Dupe only and to DAS successful which seems oddCompleted status: FailedFinal error: 0xe0009744 - At least one directory in the backup set contains items that are not supported by Granular Recovery Technology (GRT). Granula...

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Resolved! Backup Exec 2016: Media Sets are there but can't see them

Hello,I install a Dell TL4000 in a server with BackupExec 2016 and I create a media set and a media vault on storage Tab. But Backup exec not show them on Storage, like that image that I copy from intermet. It is not possible to see "Tape and Disk Ca...

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Resolved! Rollback Backup Exec version 20.4 to 20.3

Hello gurusI tested a backup of a server running an old version of Windows after upgrading BE from 16 to 20.3 to 20.4 and it fails due to TLS version. Can't upgrade the agent due to Win2003 server.No warnings during the upgrade or in the migration re...

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Unable to Create the Utility Items

Dear All,I have a proble with my Server Backup Exec 2012.Condition :I Have 2 storage (Tape Autoloader and Disk on PC)Problem :I want to run job, but always failed. When I try to re inventory all storage (Tape and Disk), it says "Unable to Create the ...


Looking for sealed LTO tape cleanroom cabinet

Although LTO is still a viable onsite backup technology, there is a huge problem with all of the hardware... it has the same micron precision requirements as the heads and platters in a mechanical hard disk drive, yet it is not at all sealed against ...

Restore data wizard stuck loading

Hello,When I try to restore data from any backup set and choose to restore the data to a different location, I get stuck at the browse for a folder screen.When I expand any server it just freezes with the Loading... message and I cannot select any fo...

Resolved! Tape problem after migration

hello everyoneI have a problem with my backupexec.I had a old physical server with backupexec and I migrated the backupexec server to a new physical server with different computer name and IP address. All thing work properly except one thing: I canno...

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Tape Backups

So I was put in charge of our tape backups that were not working and I pretty much had to redo everything from scratch. I have the backups working but I don't understand backing up to tape.How do I implement a tape rotation strategy in backup exec? Z...

Cannot Install Backup Exec 20.4

We have a client who previously ran version 15 of Backup Exec.  This started failing and so we removed and uninstalled it (ended up having to do this manually as the uninstall failed) and now we cannot install the 20.4 trial.This is before purchasing...

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Resolved! Backup Exec windows based bkf files

I just took over administration of an environment and it appears the backup for user data was set to only keep backup files for a week.  Well the unthinkable happen and the server failed and I need to perform a restore but the files were deleted beca...

Resolved! Upgrade BackupExec 2010 to 20.4

Hi, we have Backup Exec 2010 with all its licensed options and etc.. and need to upgrade to 20.4.We purchased the new licenses and options, etc.. but from the reading I have done, we have to jump from version 2010 to 2014 and then on to 20.4The probl...