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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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rdmchugh by Level 1
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Veritas Backup Exec is enough to beat Ransomware attacks

Hi all, I'm using BE for severall years to protect my data, from physical to virtual servers and also from specific data, like SQL databass and exchange stores.Now i do use BE installed on one server wich is connected to 3 physical disks storage usin...

Resolved! Adding new media tapes to existing Backup exec

Hello,well I am new in Back Exec 15. I have a current media set that backup every day in a different tape.I need to replace my current set with a new one because they are full.I know that I need to create a new media set in BE and associate my curren...

Manual Disaster Recovery - How important are patches?

We have a physical server that crashed. SDR was not enabled on the backup job. We're looking at doing a manual disaster recovery, which states: At the remote computer, install the original version of Windows. The sameService Pack and patches need to ...

Best practice to take tape out of rotation?

Hello,I am new to Backup Exec and taking over for a previous Network Admin who has left the company.  We have backup Exec running on 3 servers and all are different versions (V9.1, v2010, and v16).  The previous Admin was doing a 3 week rotation usin...

Sauvegarde du Cloud

Bonjour!Je cherche un outil pour qui puisse me permettre de faire des sauvegardes depuis le cloud.Je voudrais pouvoir faire le backup de mes données et celles des utilisateurs qui se trouvent sur le Onedrive de chacun sur mon serveur local. J'ai vu q...

Cataloging Old Tapes does not show full contents

Hi All,New poster here. Ive searched and haven't been able to find a solution or clues to my problem.I've been trying to get a look at some old tapes to see if i can find copies of some lost data. Our current server is running backup exec v20.3 with ...

Need a part number

I am a independent tech.  One of my clients is a small religious charity.  They are using BUE 18, but let there subscription lapse it Jun 2017 after 6 years of staying current.  Recently they got a email from Veritas about a sale for those who needed...

SAN transport mode not working - Backup Exec 2012

Hi,I tried to create a backup job using only SAN transport mode, but it fails every time with this error:V-79-57344-38283 - The selected transport mode is unsupported by the current setup.VixDiskLib_Open(): Transport mode 'nbd' used for opening the d...

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What to do when a media set is full

Hi, I've got a backup set that has 2.7Tb but the tape size is only 2.3TB. Causes the full backup unable to complete because of over the limit size of the tape. This backup set has a setting to backup to this 2.3TB media tape every friday and the over...

Backup Exec CA error when connecting to remote storage.

Hey All, Have had S3 compatible storage setup for a while, and it has worked well. Twice we have had an issue where it states - "Cant connect to open storage" - last time resulted in a reinstall but that's not working this time. We have ruled out any...

Resolved! No Jobs Exist after LiveUpdate Run

So per CR, I ran LiveUpdate on our Symantec Backup Exec 15 (version 14.2) server.  The LiveUpdate process ran and errored out saying that the updates were downloaded, but failed to install.  So I thought that since they didn't install, nothing would ...

Resolved! Ralus Version

Hi All,I recently installed a clean new veritas BE 20.3 on new server,i have to backup a redhat Linux server who has BE 12.5 Ralus agent already installed.I  successufly added the Linux server on BE 20.3 and done a backup/restore test with tjealready...

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Resolved! Veritas BE 20.3

Hi All,Could you please help me, on how to create on BE 20.3 a backup selection to be used with two different jobs (Weekly and Monthly).On previous BE version I used a backup selection then we create a policy jobs using the same selection (useful if ...

Athman by Level 3
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backup issue.

while I'm backing up my data for archive it's not happening in the particular slot tape which I'm choosing, instead of it is happening in some other tape which I have not selected.. pls help me....Thanks in advance

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Deduplication Calculator

Hi all,Can you please help me to plot the following data to the Dedplucation Calculator.Daily Backup - 1 Full 3 Incremental - Retention: 1weekWeekly Backup - 1 Full - Retention: 2weeksMonth Backup - 1 Full - Retention: 3months  Please see attached fi...

J_Huggins by Level 6
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OneDrive as a Cloud Storage

Hi,I'm newbie and want to try Backup Exec with my systems.I have low cost account with large space in MS OneDrive, but I didn't find any information, can Backup Exec use OneDrive as a Cloud Storage?Thanks 

Backup Exec Up-gradation from 2014 to 20.3

Hi Guys,We are upgrading backup exec server from version 2014 to 20.3. Backup exec server installed on Windows 2008 R2. Pre-check is getting failed for "Backup Exec SQL Upgrade Check". Below are the error message and we are unable to procced with upg...

Backup Exec Job Engine crashing

I am setting up a tial version of Backup exec for evaluation. I ran the preinstallation checks and everything came up clean, after installation everything seemed to be working but as I was cataloging some tapes from a tape drive the BE Job Engine sto...