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Backup Exec 22.2 - BETA Program registration is open

We are recruiting for our exclusive BETA Program for Veritas Backup Exec 22.2, and we hope that you will consider joining. The program is tentatively planned to start May 29 and run through June 19, 2023. The actual time commitment that we would requ...

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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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BE2012 SP2 stalled on backup everyday

Hi I have no completed backup for several days now. Backup jobs get stalled,´when backingup to deduplication store, it looks like they are running but no disc og netvork activity. I can work around in the BE2012 GUI, can cancel jobs but they newer st...

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Resolved! How to End a Repeated Library Expansion Option License Error

I recently upgraded from BE2010 to BE2012 SP2.  My backup server hardware is a Dell R710 server and a TL4000 with an internal LTO4 tape drive.  After upgrading to BE2012 SP2, everything worked fine the first week.  The when the second backup cycle st...

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Resolved! Workstation client utility needed

I have a Win7 Professional client. I am looking to install desktop client utilty to access the media server so I can manage jobs etc without having to RDP into the server.

Full backup failing

For the past 4 weeks, our full backup has been failing with the following message. "e000ff16 - A communications failure has occurred with a Shadow Copy resource.For additional information regarding this error refer to link V-79-57344-65302" The selec...

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Resolved! Bare metal restore with Oracle client

We are currently testing our backup strategy with Symantec and so far so good. Since last week I have been trying to do a bare metal restore of an oracle server. this is what I did so far: Convert original machine to Virtual machine Point in Time.Ren...

Very long restore

Hello,     I am using Backup Exec 12.5 with backup to disk as media. When I start a restore of data from a fileserver the job starts and states in the Job Setup the media required to complete the restore. But when I look at the devices tab it seems t...

Files in System32 and Winsxs folders not backing up

Hello everyone, I have recently installed Backup Exec (BE) 2010 R3 on a server that is running Windows Server 2008 R2 Standard x64, we also have another server running BE 2010 R3. The older server is very old and slow and is there just as a spare in ...

Robotic library drives shows as standalone tape drives

Hello   We are using BE2012 and we have netapp.   2 different library connected to directly on netapp 1 tape library connected to switch which is directly pointing to BE2012 server.   The tape drive shows as stanalone for one of the library connected...

Backupe Exec 2012 - Force Remove deduplication disk

I have a problem to remove the deduplication disk from Backup Exec configuration after an accidentaly manual remove of the folder data on the disk.   Now when i try to remove the deduplication disk , i receive a message that the disk is used from a p...

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Resolved! BES 2012 agent on Windows 2012

Hi there,   I have Backup exec 2012 agent installed on 5 Win 2012 machines. On 4 of them there was no problem in installation and configuration, but on fifth i have installed agent, but i can't establish trust and i can't "Enable the Backup exec serv...

Backup Exec 2012 can't backup Exchange 2007 to Disk

I have set up Backup Exec 2012 to backup our Exchange 2007 environent It is set to Backup to Disk weekly, then duplicate to tape. The backup to disk starts, but then never seems to stop. I have set it to stop if the job is still running after a certa...

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Resolved! Redoing Backup Exec 2012 with Deduplication to Disk

We are running Backup Exec 2012 on a Windows 2003 R2 64-Bit machine.  The jobs are set to a 2 week cycle to connect via an IScsi port to a Quantum NDX8 device.  This was working properly however; recently, starting running out of space and therefore ...

Resolved! I need Good plan for backing up server

Dear    I am a network administrator in my company. I need a good plan for backing up differnet servers working in my server room. e.g. Domain Controller with AD, Exchange server, file server, wsus, and a ERP application named prizma. i am confused a...

Library Insert and AV Exclusions

Hi! Backup Exec Server suddenly started giving error "Library Insert" while duplicating backup to tapes. The tapes are appendable till one month from allocation date. Secondly, what kind of Antivirus Exclusions are needed for Backup Exec Server and t...

Resolved! job activity not working properly

Hi, I am having a strange behaviour in BE2012 where the job activity page does not show anything but the backup duplicate to tape is running on the background? I can see the job rate: and the bytes going up but everything else seem to be missing? Any...

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Tape library sharing between NetApp NAS and media server

I am working on a backup topology design. The customer has one NetApp SAN/NAS with FC tape out port, and one HP MSL tape library with two FC LTO5 drives. They will have a BE 2010 or BE 2012 media server with FC port, and several Hyper-V with FC ports...

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Resolved! problem with CASO and MMS

Hi all, I have a problem created with one of the BE support that is he deleted the MMS from the CAS server consol without disabling the communication between the CAS and the MMS which caused the MMS not to be controlled by the CAS any more and no lin...