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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! Backup Exec Database Size

Hello I am having problems with my backup exec database BEDB_dat.mdf. The database keeps growing in size and reaching its 4GB cap. I am able to go into SQL manager and run commands: use BEDB truncate TABLE BElog select Count(*) from BElog DBCC SHRIN...

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Moving storage from one BE server to another BE server

Hi guys   We are in the middle of replacing our old Backup Exec server with a newer hardware/os . Old server: BE 2012 SP2 on Windows 2003 R2 x64 New server: BE 2012 SP2 on Windows 2008 R2 I installed a fresh copy of the BE 2012 on the new server and ...

I can't do a restore on specific files or folders

Hi,   We have recently upgradet from BE 2010 to BE 2012.   We have to fileservers where users homefolders are. They are recpliceting so the homefolders are on both ouyr fileservers.   Now, I set up backupjobs, both full and inc and it has gone well f...

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Resolved! Backup Exec and Encryption for NAS

Hi   Does Backup Exec supports Encryption for NAS CIFS shares ? If yes what are the options available and how do we enable them ? Regards Kamal    

Kamal_SA by Level 3
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Resolved! Problem with backuping data

Hi, I have updated my BackupExec 10d to version 2012. I have updated version 2012 by latest service packs and patchs. Problem concerns Lotus Notes mailbox files. I can't backup them. I have stop Notes services so access to mailbox files is sure. I'm ...

Backup Exec 2010 Unable To Attach

Hi hope you can help Running 2010 on SBS 2008 server. Backup up to 3TB USB 3.0 Drive.   Jobs randomly fail with the following.   Backup- SERVER1 Unable to attach to \\SERVER1\Microsoft Information Store\First Storage Group. V-79-57344-33932 - Unable ...

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Back up exec 12.5

Hi All,   Im having huge issues with my Back up exec system. It keeps asking for a tape to be added (Even though 364g has been backed up) and then restarting the job all over again. This then goes in a cycle untill i cancel the job.   HELP!!!!!!!!!!!...

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Resolved! Manual Disaster Recovery

Hello, I have a server (SBS 2003) with Backup Exec 2012 installed on. The server has failed an i'm about to restore from backup. I cannot do a SDR for various reasons so am forced to do a Manual DR. From what i understand the process is to install th...

Resolved! Slow backup only from VM's using Windows Agent

Hi Guys,       I have a job open with Symantec but don't really feel we are getting anywhere with them so I thought I'd post here.   We are running Backup Exec 2010 R3 SP3 on Windows 2008 Standard Live Updates are all done We backup from 7 servers us...

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Resolved! Job Summary Slot Report for BackupExec 2012?

Anyone have an idead on how to generate a report to show what jobs/servers wrote to what slot/tape?  I understand everything is server centric now but trying to dig through 35+ job reports/emails to see what server wrote to what slot/tape is just sil...

Resolved! Lan-Free Backup With BE 2012

Hello every one I have question regarding Backup Exec 2012 Lan-Free Backup. I got  6 ESX Host , all of my VM's are on EMC SAN and connected by FC to my ESX Hosts. What licenses (Agent & Option) I need to backup my servers using FC Network?What type o...

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Deduplication maintenance job related query

Hello   We are using BE2010R3 and we have locally attached volume on the machine which is being utilized as dedup storage. The backup jobs currently doing backup to dedup folder and duplicate to tape library. And I also backup shadow copy components ...

Resolved! Full year job log

Hello, I need to get a job log/report for the full year (1/1/2013 up to today) for an upcoming audit.  I can't seem to find anything in the REPORT area where I can select the time period.  Is there a way to create such a report?  I'm thinking the dat...

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Resolved! media set change

  Scenario : B2D disks : b2d 1 b2d 2 I have taken full backup of server to b2d1 and now would like to take daily incremental to b2d 2. Can we do like this ? Would we be able to restore data in a normal way ? 2. B2D 2 was in "keep data for 4 weeks wi...

Very poor speeds writing to disk Backup Exec 2010 R3

Hi there,   I have a D2D2T running daily differentials and a weekly full (on Friday) backup setup here and although working correctly I'm having huge problems getting a decent speed writing to the diskbox.   When the backups first start I get 1700mb/...

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Bundle VMWARE 2xESXi + EMC VNXe + TAPE Library + BE/NBU

Hy there   We're trying to create a bundle to Small (really small)  Business,   We have 2 x dual SixCore 128GB RAM 1 EMC VNXe (iSCSI and NAS) 1 x single socket (master server NBU) 1 Tape Library single drive LTO6 1 VMWARE VSphere ESS+ Kit for servers...

Backup Exec 2012 SP3 and Server 2012 R2 support

In the current readme file associated with the 2012 SP3 Release Notes ( it specifically mentions that Server 2012 R2 is supported for the Hyper-V SP2 Agent.  Obviously we all know that to not be true.  Is 2012 R2 ...

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Resolved! BackupExec cannot backup Lotus Domino .nsf files

Hello, I have a pig broblem i installed SBE 2010 on win 2003 and i'm trying to backup Lotus Domino 8.5.2 "installed on win 2003 + Lotus Domino Agent installed + AOFO" by select IBM folder the backup job is finished Successfully but without all NSF fi...

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Unable to backup shares on NAS

Hi, we're having trouble backing up CIFS shares on non windows devices since moving to a fresh install of BE2012 SP3 (which just to add has been a bit of a nightmare start to finish - lack of 2012 media server support?! WTF) We have added the servers...