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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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Symantec Backup Agent question

hi everyone, do i need a special backup agent for domain controller or does the windows agent work fine   i am able to push the agent successfully and it shows up on the console manager but I am not able to manage it.   thanks

Halimk by Level 2
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DFS Backups since one Week takes nomore 2houre but 16 houres

Hello @ll  Little question. We have a server by one of our customers wich are using backup exec 2012 with all patches installed. The systems are windows server 2008 r2 wich are doing dfs to each other. Backups are running well (successfully). But sin...

Backup fails after replacing backup drive

Hi, We run a Win Server 2008R2 Std and Backup Exec 2010 R3 Rev 5204 with all updates installed from Lice Update. We replaced Tandberg TS400 with Tandberg LTO3 HH and since then backup has failed with following error: "Error reported: A device atta...

BE 2012 Setup hängt bei "Überprüfung des Systemlaufwerks"

Hi! Ich versuche ein Update von BE 2010 R3 SP2 auf BE 2012 auf einem SBS2008R2. Die Installation bleibt beim "Installationsumgebungstest" unter "Überprüfung des Systemlaufwerks" hängen. Wenn ich über setup -s /dbinstpath:"c:\program files\Micro soft...

BE2010 B2D2T

First off, I have to apoligize not being as informed as I should be. I have recently been thrown into a situation where I need to manage backup exec. And as luck would have it, the server crashed and was not recoveryable. (should have had a backup......

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Exchange differential backup failed again and again.....

Hi, I have Exchange 2010 install on the server without DAG.  My operating system is windows 2011 and backup exec version is 2010.  When I am taking full backup of exchange public mailbox store, it completed successfully.  However, same time if I t...

BE2012 backup virtual very slow

I use Windows agent to backup virtual machine. The rate only less then 200 MB/Min. It is the disk to disk backup using BackupExec 2012. Any idea? Thanks.

Resolved! 2010 R3 - backup to Disk and deduplication

I have a 1.8 TB disk on the san that the backup server can access, but the job I want to run is about 3 TB of data for a full backup. How do I get the job to run on another disk after the first disk fills up since I cant go over 2 TB of disk space (w...

Backup over SAS

Hello, i have AIC XJ3000-3136 shared storage connected to 8 servers (over SAS switch) and now i would like to backup those servers with backup exec 12.5 . I found there is a shared storage licencse but only SAN is mentioned there. Is it possible to d...

dreic by Level 2
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Backing up to QNAP NAS

Hello, I am currently using BE 2010 R3 and was wondering if there were better practices to backup to a QNAP device, whereby the remote agent contacts and send the backup to the destination directly without having to go back through the backup exec se...

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Resolved! Unable to inventory device

Hi, I am unable to inventory my NAS device.  This is BE 2012, current on all updates.  States "The job has reported multiple errors."  Job log repeats "The request could not be performed because of an I/O device error."  (BTW, 1 out of the 7 jobs run...

Backup of Virtual Machine from BackapExec 2012

  When I try to make a backup of a Virtual Machine, BackupExec say me that can't make the job because it can't log in to the server with de account that I configured (Error code 0xe0009b61). That is the administrator account from the Virtual Machine....

Backup Exec 2012 Optimized Deduplication

I am trying do an optimized deduplication backup accross the WAN to a DR site.  We have configured the backup servers and the jobs on an single site and "seeded" the backups.  We are now going to move the DR server to the DR site.  The big question o...

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BackupExec 2012- upgrade and support

I upgraded to this version about a month ago and I have nothing but trouble.  I paid for one year subcription of technical support and it is also a waste of money.  I have problems getting my questions answered and it always takes a few days to get s...

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Backup error with ESX server

Good afternoon, I have a error when the procedure try to backup a ESX server: I have read the Knowledge Base Article where where we refer to VMware KB to change the "blocksize datastore", sorry but I work in "working environment".... I have try to e...

MarcoLuvisi by Level 3
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Backup Exec 2012 SP1a System State Failing to Backup

Hi, We have recently upgraded from 12.5 SP4 to Backup Exec 2012 SP1a (by building a new system, running Server 2008 R2 SP1). My problem is I am unable to backup Windows Server 2003 system states, I receive the following message when trying to do so: ...

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