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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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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...

Backup Exec additional Incremental backup

Hi,I have one job that backup 10 vmware virtual servers incrementaly daily every night and full backup on friday. On Saturday, this job duplicate latest full data to Tape.Is there any option to add additional incremental backup ONLY for 2 servers (fr...

Backup Exec 15 duplicate backup job

HiI am setting up at Duplicate to Tape stage for my file server and i am a bit unsure what to thoose in the setting:I know not to use 'All backups', but does 'most recent full backup' only duplicate the latest Full backup or does it add the incementa...


Resolved! Backup Exec 20.5 Technical Preview program registrations are now open

We are currently recruiting customers who are interested in participating in upcoming Backup Exec 20.5 Technical Preview program. The Technical Preview Program for the upcoming release of Backup Exec contains some new features which continue to posit...

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Resolved! Backups stuck in queued

Using backup exec 12.5 on server 2008.Had some previous issues with backup exec not detecting the B2D folder, but that's all been resolved and I can now see all the media on the drive.  Thing is now, all the backup jobs are stuck in queued.I've had a...

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Resolved! Will Backup Exec 20 work with BE 16 agents ?

I'm upgrading Backup Exec 16 server to BE 20.3  Will the backups run against a Windows 2008 R2 server that has not had the agent upgraded yet. I can squeeze the BR upgrade in during the day mid-week but it's difficult to get a window to reboot the fi...