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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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Duplicated Domaincontroller System State Encrpytion Error

Hi, we do a full backup to disk from our both Domaincontrollers and duplicate it to tape with hardware encryption. Everthing is fine, but when i want to view the content of the system state of both domain controllers i get an encryption key error. I ...

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Resolved! Issue on Backup File of MS Exchange (backup exec 2012)

Hi All, We are having a problem on recovery of backup file. Kindly see details below.      - We backup ms exchange 2003 direct to tape then duplicate to disk and it was successful. However when we try to restore, the file size of the backup file show...

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I am using BACKUP EXEC 2010 R3 the backup once fails\ed due to hard ware failure. I am using IBM ultrium tapes. And any backup done after that is queued and is not accepting any tapes. Can anybody suggest plz....

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Backup Exec 2010 and Exchange Database

Hello,  I'm receiving errors when i want to launch a backup job for my Exchange server Mailbox Database. I have two clustered (DAG) servers named EX1 and EX2. The errors is:            After googling i found a solution telling that i've to in...

Resolved! Recovering backup exec 2010

Hi everyone,   I'm just wondering about the following scenario: I have backup exec 2010 installed on a server, in which some files are backup from this server to a tape. I was wondering if this servers crashs, What would be the best way to recover th...

Resolved! Where to buy RALUS licence

I'm trying to buy a licence for Backup exec 2010 agent for linux server, but I just can't find where to buy :\ Can someone help me please ? I'm getting sick and tired of looking for it on this website...

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Resolved! Backup Exec 2012 does not open

I am having a strange issue after having rebooted my Backup Exec 2012 server. I am not able to open the console and I get the message 'Windows cannot find 'C:\Program Files\Symantec\Backup Exec\BackupExec.exe'. Make sure you typed the name correctly,...

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Resolved! Cannot extract mailbox messages from the Exchange backup

Anyone know if this error has been fixed via a hotfix or still a registry amendment on the Exchange Server? The job failed with the following error: Cannot extract mailbox messages from the Exchange backup. Review the job log for more information. I'...

BE 2010 R3 - Archive Job Inquiry

Hi; We are planning to have an Archive Job to free up space on our file repository. The target server is a Windows 2008 R2 where the Backup Exec 2010 R3 is also installed. We perform testing but unfortunately the file filtering is a bit confusing. Se...

Resolved! Anybody Know How to rename BackupSelection List ?

System : Windows 2008 R2 Running BackupExec 2012 (with all hotfixes installed).IBM 3650 with IBM 2xDiskBay 3512 SAS Connected (SATA Drives)(4 Virtual Tape Labraries on 1 storage pool called "backup-to-disk")IBM TS3100 LTO5 Tape Library SAS connected...

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Finally had enough

I'm not really one to take to forums to voice a complaint, but I definately am this time. Symatec, you've just lost the plot. Background:   Client of ours is using BE12.5; actually, this product is good.  Works. No real issues except we now need to i...

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Resolved! Error Backup Exec liveupdate

Hi i have a error in my console Backup Exec 2012, I get an error when I run liveupdate, i attach a image with this error..

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Huge Backups

I have Backup Exec 2010 R3 running on a windows 2008 server - The server has (2) 1tb drives in a Raid 1 config.   I have several Windows 7 computers - They have (2) 500gb drives in a Raid 1 config I am doing a FULL backup followed by scheduled DIFFER...

Resolved! Restore tables with BE

Hi i have a question:   Backup Exec 2012 can restore tables? or just restore entire databases?   thanks

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Resolved! Backup exec 2012 Tape library

hi , old config (server with FC module + tape library with FC module) new config (server without FC module + tape library with FC module) i have this big problem, i have installed my BE 2012 in my new server and when i tryed to cable it with FC mo...

Lizenzierung VM-Ware Host

mir ist die Lizenzierung noch nicht ganz klar - folgende Ausgangssituation: Geplante 2 physikalische Server - 2*8 Core CPU - beide über SAS an Storage angebunden 1. Server aktives System, 2. Server für fail-over VMWare ESX 5.X Essential Plus 4-5 VM...

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Resolved! Backing up multiple B2D jobs to Tape

I have a question about a backup procedure that I can not seem to figure out. I have multiple folders from different servers that I backup.  Currently I have a policy that each job uses where they backup to disc, then duplicate to tape.  I am complet...