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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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Resolved! Get-BEAgentServer on Remote Servers

I am putting together a script to gather agent information from a list of backup servers. We want to determine what agents are defined on the backup servers for a variety of uses - mostly auditing in terms of licensing and house keeping. I couldn't f...

Backup error "remote agent not detected on another server"

Hello everyone,Currently I am getting the following error when backing up my data:I have 2 servers A and B, Server A backup data on itself to Tape 1. Server B backs up data on Server A to tape 2. Backup on server A is no problem, but backup on server...


Resolved! BE 21.4 No catalog operations showing in job histories

Hello.  I recently rolled out a new BE server with a fresh install of BE 21.1.  I am noticing some differences in our previous server install with BE 16.  I did do an upgrade of our BE 16 to BE21.4.  I am not seeing some completed operations in the j...

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cwalter by Level 3
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Restore a table from a database backup

Hello,Not sure if this question is already answered. But, can we restore a single table from a database backup (for example SQL, Oracle, etc.)?In other words, can we select a table from a database backup and restore it without restoring the database?...

Looking for steps/procedures for upgrading BE21 to BE22

Looking to upgrade from BE 21 to BE 22, not able to find any documentation.  Is it a simple as an update ugprade? Are there any particular steps/procedures to make sure it goes smoothly?  I know licensing changes, and SQL is different.  What impact d...

Resolved! Backup Exec server not available

Greetings,After configuring numerous backup jobs with an additional duplicate to tape job (practically identical other than the backup target), two of the jobs' status shows as "Ready; Backup Exec server not available". They remain in this state unti...

Remote Agent issue

Good afternoon.Faced the following problem.The remote agent does not start as a service.There were no configuration changes. It just stopped running. When trying to start up manually, it starts for a few minutes, then stops.What could be the problem?...

Restore files from another Backup Exec Server

I am trying to restore some files from a Tape from a server at another site, I've inventory and catalogued the tape and can see all files and directories within the Backup Set.If I click restore button on a backup set item the restore wizard opens an...

Eject After Verify

I have a backup job that has a verify setting:"After job finishes, as a separate job". This job has ran for a couple months. No as of the last few weeks - driving me crazy, it will eject before verify instead of after! WTH is going on? This used to r...

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Backup Exec 21 to Backup Exec 22

Hello Everyone,I have a new windows server 2019 with Backup exec 22 installed. I want to have all the servers we backed up to go to the new server but want to do so one server at a time to test everything and ensure it works, especially with the June...

Slow shared backups

Hello,I have a synology disk storage with 10Gb of bandwidth connected to a backupexec with 10Gb fiber cards. Every time I make a backup of the shared resources, they go to 1300Mb/min approx. With the storasge I make a backup of virtual machines (45 i...

Backup or replication to AWS S3 - No longer a reliable solution

Just curious if anyone else is using AWS S3 for offsite replication/backups. We have been using it for two years and it was flawless up until a few month ago when it became very unreliable. Jobs would fail regularly, authentication errors would cause...

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BE system state backup stuck

Hello,we have a BE server which backups 4 MS Hyper-V servers and a lot of Windows and Linux VM's on these servers.Normally this works just fine, but every few weeks the backup of some of the Hyper-V hosts just get stuck at the backup system state.The...

Resolved! Backup exec problems after Tape drive replace

Hello,we have Backup Exec v21.2 and needed to replace a tape drive. Backup Exec recognized the new drive and I can inventory the library. However, I can't do backups. Here I get the message that The storage has not been configured for the Backup Exec...

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I/O error on tape drive dell powervault lto 7

Hi, I have encountered an I/O error when trying to backup the system. The job was cancelled and the tape drive gone offline because of this. I have checked the cable is connected to the PC correctly.  Very limited information I can get from the progr...

ytfung by Level 3
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