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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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System state re-direct restore

How to re-direct restore a system state using Backup exec 2012? It asks me to choose a drive to restore? How is that going to work?

AS902 by Level 4
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Resolved! Backup Exec 2012 Server Restore

I am curious as to how best to backup the actual Backup Exec Server. If the server were to die, what is the best way to restore it back to how it was?

Resolved! Backup sets

I am new at my company and there is already a backup in place using Symantec 2010 We have one location that runs the backup software (HQ) and remote sites (that are on slower links) that send the required data back to HQ for backup. We are using DFS ...

L_4 by Level 2
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Resolved! What does this error mean?

  I got this during a backup of my SQL doing a differentail. I'm doing a backup of the .bak file actually. It's worked unitl I lost  a drive on my NAS last week. using 2012 fully patched. no DAG

Gossett by Level 6
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Resolved! Backing up remote server

Hi, Two offices connected via 4/4 mb link. BE 2010 R3 installed on server at location 1. Location 2 is now getting  Windows Server 2008 R2 -server and QNAP NAS. When I install BE Windows -agent to server in location 2 and tell it to backup all data o...

Demz by Level 4
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Resolved! BE2010R3 - SharePoint SQL Log Backup Not Truncating?

I set up a backup job to backup the SQL Logs for my SharePoint environment through the SharePoint agent.  I set it up to do "Log - Back up and truncate transaction log" and the backup job completed successfully.  However, when I checked my log sizes,...

Resolved! BE2010R3 - What is the proper way to backup a SharePoint env?

Been reading around documentation, forums, and howto's and my question still lingers in my head.  What's the recommended proper way to backup a SharePoint environment? Is it creating one job backing up the entire SharePoint farm, one job backing up t...

exchange 2003 with BE 2012 not showing retstore seelction

hi,   I'm running in to a problem when trying to restore with BE2012 single items from a Exchange 2003 backup from tape.   i can see in the restore selection "Microsoft Inforamtion Store" --> and under dates from where the snapshot was taken, when i ...

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Optimized duplication will it work?

If i use Shared deduplication folder as destination for Duplication and as source Local  Duplication folder as source, will Optimized Duplication work ?

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Resolved! Use the same backup job to write to 2 separate tapes

I would like to run a backup job and create 2 tapes of the same job.  I have an Ultirum 4 - SCSI drive.  Ideally I would run the job and have it write to the two tapes at the same time (might need additional drives??) alternatively run the job, then ...

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Backup Tapes

Good Morning Friends. I am wanting to implement the strategy father and son backup in Backup Exec 2012, but I have a doubt. I have 5 tapes for use each on a weekday. For a week, which will be taken on Monday. And a weekly catch at the end of ...

how to switch on simplified dister recovery,

HI ALL my jobs arecompleted with exception could not understand why my simplified dister recover isturn off is it run only for onetime   i have selected completed drives in which my mdf and ldf files are ,still y it is givng my this error,i have also...

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Backing up VMWARE machines

Hi All, Trying to backup a VMWARE Virtual machine using Symantec backUp Exec 2012 (Sp1A) but am struggling to know where to start!  I purchased and installed license for VMware and Hyper-V but when I go into the SBUE admin console I dont see an optio...

Duplicate to tape fails for one server

Hello I have a verry weird issue. When I make a GRT backup of a virtual SQL server (backup through Host CSV cluster server) to disk, the Job ends succesfully. When I duplicate this backup sets to a tape, the jobs fails with a catalog error. When I...

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Resolved! Backup from NAS running Linux

Hi there, in the support article concerning backup from NAS devices using the remote agent ( confusing information is given under point III where the first sentence reads "Backup Exec will not be able to backup ...

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Resolved! Backupexec NFR

Hallo, unser Verein kann über techsoup an eine sehr günstige Version von Backupexec 2012 kommen. Wir nutzen (aufgrund von Sachverstandsmangel) einen Windows Home Server 2011 (Schwesterprodukt zu SBS 2011). Da wir mit dem mitgelieferten Windowsbackup ...