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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! How to improve a dual tape duplication job ?

Hello,   I have BE 12.5 on Windows 2003. Soon, I upgrade my system on Windows 2008 and BE 2012. Actually, I have a Backup-To-Disk (Full/Dif) job. When the job finished itself, I run 2 dupplications (Y job) on tape devices. Today, the dupplication is ...

Resolved! Multiple Jobs one Tape ??

I see BE 2012 SP2 is out finally, rumour was that we could go back to Job based backups, I have 3 small servers and a tape library but it switches tapes each time Is there a way of getting 3 servers onto one tape now ???  Tape has space  HELP Should ...

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USB Hard Drive Not Overwriting

Good Morning All, We have a SBS Server 2011 setup with Backup Exec 2012 installed - to put the backup on we also have 5 1TB USB3 hard drives (for each work day) which are alternated on a daily basis (these are setup in a storage pool, job points to t...

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Exchange Mail Box Restore

hi, we are running symantec exec backup 2010 R2 on Windows 2008 R2 64 bit Standard, trying to restore mail box from tape. the data base shows but i cannot extract the data base particular tape. opening in other tapes. picture attached for reference. ...

Resolved! Backup Exec 2012 CASO Questions ?

Hello, Is there a configuration to backup or restore, if the CASO-Server is not online or failing ? Can i run backup / restore from a managed media server without CASO  is online ? thanks for your answers  

Deduplication Pool Configuration ?

Hello, Question 1: what is the best practice to organize a Deduplication Pool in Backup Exec 2012 ? A Disk Pool configured with Raid 5 or Raid 6 ? Question 2: What Size of Deduplication Pool is best Practice for a specific Size of Backup...

Corrupted BE2012 server

I would like to rebuild my BE2012 server from scratch.  Are there any pitfalls.  I will do a complete backup and do screen shots of my jobs.  Someone went in and change the Default Service Acct to a username and pw whichc changes periodically.  When ...

Resolved! backup exec error connectig network

We have backup exec 2010 in a network and the server we want to backup in other one. When I try to backup a folder in the other network it ask me a username and password, until here its fine. When I set the username and password not as "default logon...

Convert Backups to Virtual Machines

Hello!  SBE 2012 make protect Red Hat KVM and Xen? SBE make Convert Backups to Virtual Machines for KVM and Xen?   Thx  

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Resolved! Backup Exec 12 - Server paused

Hello,   I have a Backup Exec 12 Server and since this morning a new LTO Tape Drive. I have deleted the old one and installed the new one. Everything works fine. Then I have insert a Tape into the new Drive and started a inventory Job on the Drive. N...

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Resolved! Backup exec 2012 backup to tape strategy

I'm using Backup Exec 2012 to backup the files and vms. Current backup plan is backup to dedup disk then to tape. My autoloader has partittion configured. partition 1 is from slot 1 to 3 (daily backup) partition 2 is slot 4 (monthly Backup) partition...

sweehan by Level 3
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Backup exception

Hi, I keep getting the follwing alert on my backup job:     Backup- \\myserver.mydomain.local\System?StateVSS Snapshot warning. File c:\program files\symantec\backup exec\raws\vss provider\bevssprovider.exe is not present on the snapshot.   Although...

Resolved! AOFO and BackupExec 2012

Hi every one,   I want to be sure about AOFO usage with BE 2012 jobs. I found many articles but for older BE version. In these articles the recommended (best) practice is to not use AOFO with SQL\Exchange and system state backup and safely use it wit...

Exchange DAG duplicate Job to tape "...Timestamp -515 error"

Hello all, I've BE2012 SP1a on an windows 2008 R2 installation. I have a backup job which backs up an exchange 2010 DAG. As seen on my screenshot, the fullbackup to my B2D devices  runs ok. But the copy job gives most of the time an error message whi...

Resolved! Backup fails after replacing LTO 3 with LTO 6

Hi, we are using Backup Exec 2010 R3 SP2 with a HP Library. We are facing some problems with the backup since we had replaced out LTO 3 drive with an LTO 6 drive. The job starts without problems, but when the first tape is full, the job stops ant we ...