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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! BE 2010 R1 to R3 upgrade

I have to upgrade BE 2010 R1 to BE 2010 R3, and I have a few question :) Sever : 2008 r2 std, Agents : 2008, 2008 r2, 2003 r2, 2003 1. Reboot is required on servers or not ? 2. What about agents? Do we need restart? 3. How to check if aofo is ...

Migrated BE2012 but now devices appears as shared

Hi,  Migrated BE2012 from 2003 32bit to 2008 R2 64bit copied over fine, connected the tape drive and its showing up with a hand under it, and in the properties it says its shared with the old server. How do you unshare the device or remove the link f...

Symantec Exec 2010 R3

Hello ! I am new with Symantec exec 2010 R3 , We want to know how i can take backup over Tape as well as i want to earse contect of tape then what is process is to be followed .   Thanks in advance .    

Resolved! BEXEC Not using new tape drive when backing up

Hi Guys, A quick overview to the setup: We have BEXEC R3 with the latest patches We have 2 Netapp controllers/filers (one is a new one) We have 4 tape drives (1 is a new one) in a HP Tape loader We have 2 device pools configured in BEXEC - one pointi...

"Filename" was not found in previous instance...

I am getting the job log error frequently on several jobs that says: "___ file was not foun in the previous instance of this job. It will be fully protected in this job" and job fails in 2 minutes.   I also get the error about 100 times in same job o...

Resolved! License error

  Guys i am having this error below starting from today when i want to run the backup. "The job failed with the following error: Before you can back up this source, you must purchase and install a license for the appropriate Backup Exec agent. See th...

Resolved! Enterprise server option in backup exec 2012

i have SAN storage with two fabrics and tape library with two drives also i have HP D2D storage solution i want to backup (file server and two exchange servers) using SAN SSO option how many enterprise server option do i need to purchase ?   please t...

Enterprise server option in backup exec 2012

i want to purchase license for enterprise server option in backup exec 2012  i have SAN storage with two fabrics and a tape library with two drives also i have HP D2D solution i just want to use SAN sso option to backup 3 servers (file server and 2 e...

Resolved! Backup SQL server

Hi all, We are testing BE2012 and running full backup on our existing SQL server for enjoy SDR. As our old practice we would like to keep a bak files for each database to restore a database when needed. But now we found that the differential backup w...

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Resolved! Duplicate to Tape - Full + Incremental

Under Backup Exec 2012, how can I ensure that I get a complete nightly duplication to tape (Full + that days Incremental) Full Backup - Completed over the weekend Incremental - Weekdays Duplicate to tape - Each night Client wants to be able to send t...

Resolved! Tape rotation

Hi All, we are just putting a new installation of backup Exec 2012 in place and I have (hopefully!) a quick question on how tape rotation works. So here's the plan: Currently we have a bunch of scratch media (tapes) in a library. I have configured me...

New media - How can i solve 0xe0008703 error?

I bought new media to BAckupExec11d. They are the same as i have in use now. I put a new tape on drive and started a TestRun and message was:   Media CheckOnline media check   : Insufficient online or nearline media is available to start job. Overwri...

Exchange Server Backup status....

I have a question regarding backing up my Exchange server. I am currently attempting to backup my Exchange server to disk - I have the space.  However, I notice that my "byte count" has stayed on the same number for hours.  Yet the "Elapsed Time" is ...

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Resolved! Best raid level for backup exec local storage

I am upgrading the storage for our backup exec server. I am adding 8 X 500GB 6gb SAS 7200 rpm  sff drives. What raid level is will give me the fastest restores? I also will be using an lto6 autoloadler (HP MSL2024) I wanted to do raid 10 but a raid 1...

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Delete a single job (securely)

I know you can use a "long delete" to securely delete an entire media.  But when using D2D backup, is there is an option to delete just one job (securely) off the disk?

Resolved! Backup Exec 2012 Exchange Agent on SBS2011

Hi All Can someone please confirm that if I have the Exchange agent (Backup Exec 2012 SBS Edition) installed I DO NOT select the "Program Files\Microsoft\Exchange Server\V14\Mailbox\ path for a backup? Thanks

Resolved! External USB disks in BackupExec 2012

Hi, I use a BE 2012 in a windoes server 2008 R2 and started make backups to external usb disk, configured a storage pool with 3 disks and works well, I found that needed more, I tried  create disk storage before adding to the pool already configured ...