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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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rdmchugh by Level 1
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Symantec Backup Exec 2012 Tape drive no media problem

today the backup suddenly not working  , i can see the Tape drive (no media) when i login the server  , how can i fix this? PS:i already try rebuild tape inventory and update the tape drive in windows ,and i try to restart the program services ,but n...


Hi, We have a Windows 2012 R2 Server used as a File Server, and Dell MD3200i iSCSi SAN is used as a Storage for this File Server. On another Windows 2012 R2 Server, we have Symantec backup exec v.15 to backup the Data present on the File Server volum...

Backup of exchange 2016 failing with error V-79-57344-65233

Backup of windows exchange server 2016 failed on following error:(Backup exec 20)Backup- EIS-MXS001.krages.intV-79-57344-65233 - Snapshot Technology: Initialization failure on: "\\\Microsoft Information Store\KRA-DB02". Snapshot techn...

Migrate BE 2010 to 16

Hello,what i need is something like a "to do" for migration BE2010 to 16.i have a running win 2008 server with installed Backup Exec 2010 R3 and a Windows Server 2016 standard with installed Backup exec 16 FP2. I´m not able to install on the old serv...

Raimar by Level 4
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Bringing vaulted tapes back

Sometimes a tape that is needed to complete a verify job has already been moved to a vault.  When we put it back in the libray, it shows up as scratch media and the job is still waiting on that tape, even though it's in the library.Is this normal?  I...

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Resolved! BE 20: Can not select NAS by NDMP

Hello everyone.I have a Unity 300 that stores a NAS server. I want to backup using the NDMP feature to a robotic library. The problem is that I can not select the NAS using Backup Exec. I add the NAS server using its IP address, then I can see the na...

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Veritas Backup Exec is enough to beat Ransomware attacks

Hi all, I'm using BE for severall years to protect my data, from physical to virtual servers and also from specific data, like SQL databass and exchange stores.Now i do use BE installed on one server wich is connected to 3 physical disks storage usin...

Resolved! Adding new media tapes to existing Backup exec

Hello,well I am new in Back Exec 15. I have a current media set that backup every day in a different tape.I need to replace my current set with a new one because they are full.I know that I need to create a new media set in BE and associate my curren...

Manual Disaster Recovery - How important are patches?

We have a physical server that crashed. SDR was not enabled on the backup job. We're looking at doing a manual disaster recovery, which states: At the remote computer, install the original version of Windows. The sameService Pack and patches need to ...

Best practice to take tape out of rotation?

Hello,I am new to Backup Exec and taking over for a previous Network Admin who has left the company.  We have backup Exec running on 3 servers and all are different versions (V9.1, v2010, and v16).  The previous Admin was doing a 3 week rotation usin...

Sauvegarde du Cloud

Bonjour!Je cherche un outil pour qui puisse me permettre de faire des sauvegardes depuis le cloud.Je voudrais pouvoir faire le backup de mes données et celles des utilisateurs qui se trouvent sur le Onedrive de chacun sur mon serveur local. J'ai vu q...

Cataloging Old Tapes does not show full contents

Hi All,New poster here. Ive searched and haven't been able to find a solution or clues to my problem.I've been trying to get a look at some old tapes to see if i can find copies of some lost data. Our current server is running backup exec v20.3 with ...

Need a part number

I am a independent tech.  One of my clients is a small religious charity.  They are using BUE 18, but let there subscription lapse it Jun 2017 after 6 years of staying current.  Recently they got a email from Veritas about a sale for those who needed...

SAN transport mode not working - Backup Exec 2012

Hi,I tried to create a backup job using only SAN transport mode, but it fails every time with this error:V-79-57344-38283 - The selected transport mode is unsupported by the current setup.VixDiskLib_Open(): Transport mode 'nbd' used for opening the d...

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What to do when a media set is full

Hi, I've got a backup set that has 2.7Tb but the tape size is only 2.3TB. Causes the full backup unable to complete because of over the limit size of the tape. This backup set has a setting to backup to this 2.3TB media tape every friday and the over...

Backup Exec CA error when connecting to remote storage.

Hey All, Have had S3 compatible storage setup for a while, and it has worked well. Twice we have had an issue where it states - "Cant connect to open storage" - last time resulted in a reinstall but that's not working this time. We have ruled out any...

Resolved! No Jobs Exist after LiveUpdate Run

So per CR, I ran LiveUpdate on our Symantec Backup Exec 15 (version 14.2) server.  The LiveUpdate process ran and errored out saying that the updates were downloaded, but failed to install.  So I thought that since they didn't install, nothing would ...

Resolved! Ralus Version

Hi All,I recently installed a clean new veritas BE 20.3 on new server,i have to backup a redhat Linux server who has BE 12.5 Ralus agent already installed.I  successufly added the Linux server on BE 20.3 and done a backup/restore test with tjealready...

Athman by Level 3
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