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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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Backup Exec Agents - SOlaris supported?

We are trying to check whether SOlaris OS is supported on Backup Exec vs.20.XIt is not mentioned in the software compaibility list. But i used to be supported until vs.16.X.We had similar expperience wih Windows Server 2003. ALthough it says not supp...

Restoring single VMDK

We've restored a single VMDK with it's VMX file to the backup media server, uploaded that to the ESX VM host, added it to a powered down server and attempt to power on the server, but get message:"Unsupported or invalid disk type 2 for 'scsi0:2'. Ens...

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Bandwidth Throttling

I have an issue with Backup Exec 20.4.1188.2217 on server 2019. I want to backup from my PCs In my company. There are number of PCs in side of LAN and a few in side of WAN. I want to get backup from they are in LAN with BW=2048 Kb/s and they are in W...

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CASO Communication stalled in BE2016

I am getting problems with communication stalled on CAS BE16 running on Windows Server 2016. No matter what I tried (patching MMS and CASO, aligned the agents with proper certificates, database repaired or created a fresh one) gave any success. The s...

Will_Z by Level 2
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Duplication jobs and restores

Hi,We've just upgraded from Server 2008 R2 / Backup Exec 15 to Server 2016 / Backup Exec 20.3. We have 2 sites and duplication jobs to send backups between sites for DR.What we did on the old setup was store the catalogs on a Windows DFS-R folder (th...

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Backup Exec 20.4 and SharePoint 2016 GRT Catalog fails

Hi,can anyone provide a short step-by-step information, what i need to select within a new created SharePoint 2016 Farm Backup for a GRT Backup job?Backup of the farm to disk is fine.But BE 20.4 still fails with a Catalog of the backup data.The sgmon...

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4001 A read was issued to a location beyond the EOF

Exchange Incremental backup Fails and return message : - V-79-57344-759 - Unable to complete the operation. The following error was returned when opening the Exchange Database file: '-4001 A read was issued to a location beyond the EOF (writes will e...

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Removing IMG files from RDX pre backup

HiWe use a pre command to remove IMG files from RDX disks, Exchange etc before backup starts as i believe normal B2D job's copes with thisMost of clients job's are single server type set up, and we use the pre command on the first job which wipes the...

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Unable to Run Report

Hi all,I recently installed new clean Veritas backup exec 20.3 and it works as expected,but when running new report i have this message error "Unable to Run Report" no further information is available.I already switched report format to pdf on backup...

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Backup Exec 20.4 now available

Veritas Backup Exec 20.4 is now available! See the Backup Exec 20.4 launch blog for more details on how Backup Exec 20.4 can help you protect against Ransomware, improve virtual machine backup performance by up to 50%, get visibility into your backup...

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Recovering extremely old QICStream tape backups

I have a very obscure issue:I've got a binary dump of a very old QIC-150 tape, from around 1993.  This tape image doesn't seem to be in a format that I recognize, but there are hints that it was recorded using a tool called QICStream, which I believe...

Hangs Redirecting Oracle Recovery

Hello, team.We have a problem with restoring the Oracle database.The source is a RAC server consisting of two servers, tvsz-sora01 and tvsz-sora02. Operating system RedHat 5. Oracle version destination server is a single tvsz-sora03 se...

Backing up from a NAS

Hi, I have a question in regards to backing up from a NAS box. We have a full backup which runs on a Saturday morning and as it is a NAS box we cannot install the agent therefore it does limit some features. So, for my question. We have a backup whic...