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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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Best practices for backing up a domain controller

HiCould somebody please advise the best practice for backing up a domain controller or post links to articles regarding this.Is it best practice to backup daily, weekly, etc.. and do i need to run a full backup everytime.I am running Veritas BE 20.3 ...

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VM backup failure

Hello,VM backups are getting failed as "An attempt to take a snapshot of a virtual machine failed because it was unable to quiesce an application". However, the backup is getting completed in next attempt or by rerunning it manually without troubelsh...

OVM protection in BE 20.4

How would I go about protecting OVM's in Backup Exec as there isn't a specific agent that can be deployed on the VMs like with Hyper-V and VMware. 

File server backup rate slow when differential

Hi AllHyper-V VM 2016 file server backing up to disk via BackupExec 20.4Differential gets rates between 8mb per min to 30 mb/minFull backup gets average rates of about 2000 mb/minOur other file server (same setup) gets about 60-140 mb/min diff but th...

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Resolved! Symantec Backup Exec 2014 Encryption Recommendation

We have 2 branch offices who are using Symantec backup exec 2014 on Windows 2008 R2 along with IBM Tape Library TS3100 (LTO-5)IBM Tape Drive Standalone (LTO-7)What is the recommended method to apply encryption on the backup jobs? software or hardware...

Job Rate steadily dropping

We started a large job off 4 days ago and the job rate was just under 9,000 MB/min when it started. Yesterday when I checked the rate was around 3,200 and today it's at 2,762.What could be causing the slow decline in performance?Our server has a 4 Gb...

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Exchange 2016: The Database Recovery failed with Error '*Null*'

We're trying to backing up our new exchange envirement with BE 20.3. We often get the error message:BackupV-79-57344-759 - The backup selection '<Database>' was not successfully processed for Granular Recovery Technology (GRT). The Database Recovery ...

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BE16 Deduplication Option make Windows OS Crash

Our BE16 uses HPE Storeasy 1650, OS is Windows Storage Server 2012R2. When the Deduplication option is enabled, it will work for a period of time (about one or two days), the system will live and cannot be used, I see the following error on the OS.Pl...

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Error e000fe09 after updating the version 20.3 TO 20.4

I use BE to backup a Qnap NAS and everything worked perfectly with version 20.3 until I decided to upgrade my BE to version 20.4. From that moment all the works end with the error of "directory not valid" e000fe09. From what I have been able to verif...

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Resolved! Installing and configuring Backup exec media server as a vm

1) Are we able to install Backup Exec as a media server? We need to backup the physical host, other hyper v VMs, and run NDMP backup to our HP MSL 4048 Tape library which is connected via fibre channel to our EMC VNX2 5200.2)This is a crazy question,...

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Re: Unable to restore data from amazon glacier

Will I be able to use BE to restore something that I restored from Glacier to S3-IA, or is it the case that once an object has gone to Glacier that it can never be restored -- even once it is copied back to S3-IA or S3 Standard?

Incremental taking almost as long as full

Hello allHoping someone can shed some light on an issue we are having. We have a large amount of data sat on a file server that is being DFS replicated around the world. Our goal is to actually get it backed up to a tape. Problem number 1: running a ...

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No Media in library

New Dell LTO7 1U Library shows up in Backup Exec 20.4 as IBM 3580 and shows "No Media".  There are 8 tapes and 1 cleaning cartridge in the unit, all with bar codes.  BE does not even display a Scan button on the menu bar.  Inventory seems to run succ...

Recovery Tool for .bkf Files?

Hello.  We have a server that crashed and it was being backed up using backup exec.  I have no idea when it was installed as it was on there when i started.  It appears that the .bkf files it created have been split up into fragments, so when trying ...

Install RALUS.1142.1632SP

Hello. we have Centos 6.5:2.6.32-431.el6.x86_64 #1 SMP Fri Nov 22 03:15:09 UTC 2013 x86_64 x86_64 x86_64 GNU/LinuxSHMZ release 6.5 (Final)RALUS.1142.1632SP and  ralus1142.1644HF000128051 i try install RALUS.1142.1632SP:[root@skypegw01-msk LinuxAgent]...

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Backup Exec for nutanix AHV

Hi Veritas, I would like to ask If BE will backup and restore the Nutanix AHV?or is there any way to backup the nutanix AHV.If yes, Is the same licensing with other hypervisor like VMware?