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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! Backup Exec 21 Oracle 19

Does Backup Exec 21 support backups from Oracle19? Version 18c is mentioned last in the SCL.

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Resolved! Backup Exec licenses Activation

Hello Experts,First of all, I am going to give you brief information related to my scenario.I installed Backup Exec 21 on windows 2019 about 5 months ago but at that time of installation, I skip the licenses adding step.Now I have an Entitlement ID f...

Partner NFR license

The NFR license in PartnerNet for BackupExec expired in March.  Therefore BackupExec will not accept it.  Could someone please update it? Thank you.

EricNat by Level 1
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Backup Exec 15 administrator password forgot

Dear Experts,Please advise the how to reset the Administrator password. The ex-Engineer has forgotten the password.I have assigned to manage the operation now. Please advise to provide the steps to reset.Thanks a lots.Regards,Anand.

Resolved! Backup through vcenter or agent?

Hello,I am installing a new backup exec server with an IBM LTO. In the environment there are windows and linux systems, almost all virtualized with vmware. What is recommended, make the backup by adding the vcenter and do it through vmware or do it w...

NDMP volume not found

Hello, I'm trying to use a Powershell script to backup a Onefs NDMP server.I'm using the commands below: $x = New-BENdmpEMCServerSelection -Volume /vol1 -path *New-BEBackupDefinition -BackupJobDefault BackupToDisk | Add-BEBackupSelection -AgentServer...

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linux RALUS agent and BTRFS

Hello,After successfully installed agent for linux onto an Ubuntu Server 20.4 I can browse all storage content from backup exe except some folder.This Ubuntu server use BTRFS file structure and some sub volumes are not browsable by the RALUS agent. I...

Resolved! Can''t use full memory disk tape!

Dear Supports,Our company is currently using Veritas Backup Exe software because of its friendly interface, ease of use and timely support from you. We are very confident because of the good operation of this software, no longer have to worry about b...

Can not backup linux machine for credentials

Hi,I'm trying to backup a Ubuntu 20.04 machine, when i add the server it works fine. The problem is while checking credentials. I used a beoper user but it's giving me error in [ROOT]. In(I tried using the root user and it's not working too + added t...

Backing up large amount of Data to LTO6 tapes

I attempted to back up 11 TB of data to LTO6 tapes on a Dell T630 running Windows 2016 using Veritas 21.1 Rev 1200.1217.  Once the first tape filled it was automatically ejected and I was prompted to insert a new blank tape.  After I got to the fifth...

Can't download update on viritas website

Hello,I want to download the setup of Backupexe, I can select it in download list, chose the right file ( and select an account. But after check EULA and click on download nothing happens, no ...

Backup Exec License

Dear Experts,I have a question regarding license transfer from company 'A' to 'B'.We have sold the licenses to company 'A'  and now the company 'A' handover these licenses to the 'B'Yet we haven't registered these licenses to the Backup Exec and we h...

Hanging Backup-Job is filling up disk with trash

a few days ago we set up a new backup.exec enviroment - our backup exec server has two external disks (each with a capacity of 80TB) i've configured all necessary backup jobs and monitored their funktionality the last days. I mentioned a high storage...

Unable to update to Backup Exec 21.4

I am unable to update backup exec from 21.2 (not R2) to 21.4, trying to update to 21.2 R2 fails as well with the same error. Attached is my log file but below are the errors: 03-18-2022,17:30:34 : LockdownAPI initialization failed. Details: BE_Enable...

Virtual Machine Backups Suddenly Got Slow

Hello,In December, our backups of VMWare full virtual machines suddenly slowed way down. At that time a staff admin recreated datastores and bumped the VMFS version from 5 to 6. There were no other changes that I'm aware of.Agent based backups run fi...

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