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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! Backup Exec 2016: Media Sets are there but can't see them

Hello,I install a Dell TL4000 in a server with BackupExec 2016 and I create a media set and a media vault on storage Tab. But Backup exec not show them on Storage, like that image that I copy from intermet. It is not possible to see "Tape and Disk Ca...

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Resolved! Rollback Backup Exec version 20.4 to 20.3

Hello gurusI tested a backup of a server running an old version of Windows after upgrading BE from 16 to 20.3 to 20.4 and it fails due to TLS version. Can't upgrade the agent due to Win2003 server.No warnings during the upgrade or in the migration re...

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Unable to Create the Utility Items

Dear All,I have a proble with my Server Backup Exec 2012.Condition :I Have 2 storage (Tape Autoloader and Disk on PC)Problem :I want to run job, but always failed. When I try to re inventory all storage (Tape and Disk), it says "Unable to Create the ...


Looking for sealed LTO tape cleanroom cabinet

Although LTO is still a viable onsite backup technology, there is a huge problem with all of the hardware... it has the same micron precision requirements as the heads and platters in a mechanical hard disk drive, yet it is not at all sealed against ...

Restore data wizard stuck loading

Hello,When I try to restore data from any backup set and choose to restore the data to a different location, I get stuck at the browse for a folder screen.When I expand any server it just freezes with the Loading... message and I cannot select any fo...

Resolved! Tape problem after migration

hello everyoneI have a problem with my backupexec.I had a old physical server with backupexec and I migrated the backupexec server to a new physical server with different computer name and IP address. All thing work properly except one thing: I canno...

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Tape Backups

So I was put in charge of our tape backups that were not working and I pretty much had to redo everything from scratch. I have the backups working but I don't understand backing up to tape.How do I implement a tape rotation strategy in backup exec? Z...

Cannot Install Backup Exec 20.4

We have a client who previously ran version 15 of Backup Exec.  This started failing and so we removed and uninstalled it (ended up having to do this manually as the uninstall failed) and now we cannot install the 20.4 trial.This is before purchasing...

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Resolved! Backup Exec windows based bkf files

I just took over administration of an environment and it appears the backup for user data was set to only keep backup files for a week.  Well the unthinkable happen and the server failed and I need to perform a restore but the files were deleted beca...

Resolved! Upgrade BackupExec 2010 to 20.4

Hi, we have Backup Exec 2010 with all its licensed options and etc.. and need to upgrade to 20.4.We purchased the new licenses and options, etc.. but from the reading I have done, we have to jump from version 2010 to 2014 and then on to 20.4The probl...

Dedup ratio 1:4

Wether I check Backup Exec systems upgraded from BE16 to BE20 or newly installed BE20 systems i seldomly get Dedup ratios higher than 1:3 whereas with BE16 I had Dedup ratios more like 1:9. What has to be changed in the configuration to get a higher ...

Splitting a backup into multiple jobs

I want to split my file server backup into more sections to try and reduce the overall backup window. When I create the extra jobs I get the message "This backup will not run until the first full backup is complete" for the differential section of th...

Resolved! Can't restore a VMWare VM

I cannot run a restore of a VMWare VM.I have been able to backup a VM with no problem. But when I try to restore it back then the job fails.I have tried these:Tried to restore from the ESXi host and chose 'restore to the original location' but it err...

Cannot establish a network connection with server

I'm trying to perform a backup in a server where i've just installed the Windows Agent, but it shows me a message saying that BE cannot establish a network connection with the server.I also disable the antivirus, firewall and checked the DNS and IP r...

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Veritas on a cloud environment.

Hello Support teamI'm looking for the requirements needed in order to have Veritas Backup exec working properly in an enterprise cloud environment:-Which kind of license do I need?-Which version is supported ?-Hardware and software requirements?- Any...

Backup to S3 stuck at 0 Bytes

Hello,I have a problem with Backup Exec when making copies towards Amazon S3.I have the storage configured correctly, and I can inventory it, but when I try to make a copy to this destination it stays at 0 Bytes transfered, no matter how long it runs...