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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! Licensing for Backup Exec 2012

Hi all I have an environment that is currently using NTBackup to backup 7 of our critical servers to 5 different network-attached backup targets.  There is 1 x SQL server, 4 x file servers, an exchange server and a couple of application servers. I am...

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Multiple backup servers 2010 R3

Hi. I have recently joined a new company and have been given an issue to look at!! We have multple sites with servers at each site and each site has a Backup Exec 2010 R3 installation.  Most of these sites are working fine except for two. On investig...

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Resolved! BE 2010 R3 hanging on system state

We were running BE 2010, not sure exactly which revision and randomly starting having our entire backup job hanging on the system state of a few remote servers. I installed all the latest updates and updated the agents, same thing. I can do system st...

Resolved! replacing a backup drive on backup exec 10d

My current backup drive is 6 years old and has got to a point where it is not displaying tapes as online, even though the drive accepts the tape. Is there anything I can do to diagnose this?   I am looking at buying a replacement Quantum certance ult...

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BE2010 upgrade to BE2012

Hi everyone Does anyone try to do an upgrade from version 2010 R3 to 2012? I just did a test on a temporary virtual Server to see how it goes for my new backup server and now I run into several, let's say not neccessary technical issue: - old Server ...

Resolved! fast way to restore

Hi all, I'm backing up a fileserver this way Mo-Fr only the changed data Weekend a full backup. Now i wan't to know is there a way to restore the files with one job? I mean if i have to do a full restore on Wendsday so i have to make a fulle restore ...

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Backup Exec 2012 mail notification problem

hello.. we have deployed backup exec 2012 in our environment ... and i have created a recipient that recieves the notification emails for all jobs but we discovered that some jobs don't send notifications and other jobs do that... it is the same reci...

Restoring a VM to an alternative ESXi Host

Hi i have recently began backing up my Virtual Environment with BE VMWare Agents. The backup runs fine and seems to work no problem i am happy with this. I have come to perform a test restore today and found that i can only restore back to the origin...

Backup job in queue forever.

Unable to perform backup. I receive the alert message " Please insert overwritable media into the robotic library using the import command. Overwritable media includes scratch, blank, and recyclable media. Please note that depending on the current Me...

Resolved! BackupExec 2012. Frage zu Deduplizierung.

Hallo,   wenn ich in BE einen Auftrag erstellen, kann ich eine Aufbewahrungszeit festlegen. Ich hab mal testweise eine Stunde festgelegt. Backupziel war der Deduplizierungsspeicher. Im Deduplizierungsspeicher sieht man zu diesem Auftrag in der Spalte...

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Resolved! Backup Exec 2012: Overwrite protection peroid

Hi all, having a problem with my weekly duplicate backups to my robotic library and I don't know what I'm doing wrong. Job configuration: "Duplicate", Source:"Most recent full backup", Storage: "IBM Tape library", Media Set: "3 weeks". Media set con...

Resolved! BackupExec 2012 License for Applications and Database

Hi, I got two (2) servers running the following:   Server 1 Windows 2012 DataCenter with four VMs - VM 1 = runs Exchange - VM 2 = runs Exchange - VM 3 = SQL - VM 4 = AD   Server 2 Windows 2012 STD - Active Directory   Question: 1. How many license fo...

Resolved! Adding Backup Exec Agent for Windows

Hello,      I have a single 2003 server runing Backup Exec 2012 and will be adding another 2008 server to the domain.  It will be primarily the SQL database and programs.  I have purchased the Backup Exec 2012 Agent for Applications and Databases.  H...

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Resolved! Virtual machine restoring

I'm new in Backup exec forum and want to work with BE. I'm testing BE 2012 in VM ware workstation 6.5-7.x. I've install BE on win 2008 server (VM). how should I take backup and how can I restore that ?

Redirect Hyper-V VM to Same Host

Hello, I am looking for some help on redirecting a Hyper-V VM to the same host it was backup from but with a different VM name. I want to test re-storing VM's but I do not want to overwrite the original VM. Any help or pointers would be great. I am u...

Resolved! Backup exec 2012 and Red Hat Cluster

hello we decided to deploy Backup exec software to backup an Oracle Database 11g R2 64 bit installed on a two nodes Red Hat Cluster .... this is not an Oracle RAC... both Nodes has oracle installed on it... and the Red Hat cluster manages the failove...