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Backup Exec 22.2 - BETA Program registration is open

We are recruiting for our exclusive BETA Program for Veritas Backup Exec 22.2, and we hope that you will consider joining. The program is tentatively planned to start May 29 and run through June 19, 2023. The actual time commitment that we would requ...

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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! Adding a Linux server

Before upgrading to version 2012 I was backing up a Linux box successfully.  Once I upgraded the media server to BE 2012 I began seeing that job complete with exception because it was running an older version of the backup utility.  It ran like that ...

Resolved! BE Agent backwards compatibility

I'm moving to a new BE2012 server from BE2010. Due to hardware issues (HBA needs to be moved from old server to new) and large number of servers, I'd like to upgrade the agents to 2012 incrementally and once they are all done, move the hba and start ...

Hans_A by Level 2
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10 reasons for downgrading BE 2012 to BE 2010R3

  Idea to switch from Job orientation to Server orientation was big mistake of Symantec. BE's users are not iPad, Xbox or single PC/MAC users – Symantec BE exclusively using enterprise/corporate users; IT people which handle from few to few hundreds ...

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Announcing the new beta for Backup Exec

The Backup Exec team is delighted to announce registration for the next beta release of Backup Exec 2010 and 2012! This beta release supports VMware vSphere 5.1 and Microsoft Windows Server 2012 (and Hyper-V). It is available for BOTH Backup Exec 201...

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Backing up NAS on Backup Exec 2012

Hi, I am having problems backing up the NAS box. It will do full backup perfectly fine (taking a very long time) but the DINC dont seem to work. It keeps doing a full backup on the DINC for only the NAS backup job. Any help will be appareciated. Rega...

Backup Exec 2012 various issues

Hi, I have several issues with BE2012 so here goes: 1.) The Agent on the CAS cannot establish a trust with itself - it reports that the logon account provided is not a member of the Administrators group. So this server will not backup. 2.) We have 2 ...

Resolved! comparing speed

Hi! Didnt find information about comparing  backup speed BackUp Exec and NetBackUp. Is there any information?

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Exchange 2010 GRT Restore BE2012 "success" with 0 Bytes

I got a Problem with a restore. I perform a restore from my BE 2012 DeDup of a few folders (>300 Items) of a Mail-User. I tried a restore to the original and to a different location.  In both cases the Job performs in about 20 sec and tells me "suc...

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Resolved! HCL list

Hi all ,in HCL for IBM DS 3512 device write this Only basic disks are supported at this time. What does it mean?

HolyRoyal by Level 5
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Job status stuck in queued

Hi, I am using symantec backup exec 12 for windows servers and one of the job status is constantly saying 'Queued'. I am backing up to a HP tape drive, I have tried a few things to try and get the job to run but it just stays in queued. I have reboot...

Resolved! planning a special Job BE2012

Hi I have a question about planning a job in Backup Exec 2012. My Infrastructure: - Backup Exec 2012 - 1 Overland Tape Library with 2 tape drives - Only Windows Every 4 weeks, we will bring our tapes in a safe and change the tape drive. These bands ...

BE startet nicht mehr

Habe seit gestern das Problem das BE nicht mehr startet. Hatte einen Crash des Raid 5 Datenträgers auf dem die Daten liegen. Würde jetzt gerne die Sicherung einspielen komme aber nicht wirklich weiter. Fehler kommt trotz ausgeschaltenem KAV und WINdo...

Resolved! Get-BEJobHistory

Hi There I'm running the below command. However it returns more than the last 12 hours. Get-BEJobHistory -JobStatus Error -FromStartTime (Get-Date).AddHours(-12) | ft -auto Any help with would be great? Cheers,   Brett

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Resolved! Backup Exec Server specificaiton

Hi guys, I would like to know what is the best server harware set up  in order to install symantec backup exec 2012 solution on it. Any compatibelity issues or anything like that would be great info too. thansk in advance!

Recent Microsoft Security Updates & VSS Failures

All,      I applied all of the microsoft security updates for December 2012 and January 2013 to my systems yesterday morning.   WIth last nights backups I have noted that about 3 of the 10 systems to which the patches apply have started having some V...