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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! Licensing advise for BE20.1

I'm looking for some advice on the best licensing options for BE20.1.  I'll need to back up a server running backup exec as well as 2 additional windows servers that both have Active Directory on them.  I prefer perpetual licenses to the capacity or ...

Incremental backup backs up too many files.

Hi Experts,I am new configuring NDMP backups and I have the following problem: I configured NDMP for a Hitachi NAS, but although the backup jobs end successfully, the incremental backup is affecting the backup window because Backup Exec 16 is backing...

Resolved! Hardware compatiblity for BE20

I'm trying to confirm the compatibility of removable disk (RD1000) with BE 20.  The support doc relating to hardware compatibility I found is for BE16, no mention of BE20 ( someone confir...

Backup Exec 16 Remote Agent does not support the restore option

Hello,I'm sorry to bring this topic out, I've already seen other topics about the same issue.The issue reported by Backup Exec is : "The job completed successfully. However, the following conditions were encountered : The Backup Exec Remote Agent on ...

Backup exec 20 - Unable to edit or create backup jobs

Hello supportAfter upgrade to backupexec 20 i'm getting error "index zero based must be greater than or equal to zero and less than the size of the argument list" when trying to edit or create backup jobs, i installed the Hotfix 100042935 but it didn...

Sharoni by Level 3
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Resolved! Backup Exec 20.1 and Tape Drive Performance Tuning

Hi, do we have any recommended settings to maximize tape drive performance in BE? My customer is doing some performance test with DELL EMC's ML3 tape library ( and they want to tune some of the pa...

Resolved! Backup failed

 Job ended: Sunday, June 10, 2018 at 11:34:16 AM Completed status: Failed Final error: 0xe00084bd - The system cannot find the path specified - unable to restore file or directory. See the job log for details. Final error category: Job Errors For ad...

Unable to catalog Disk based backups

Hi Fellows,I have B2D data that I am trying to inventory and catalog on BE2012the flow of the backup was:1. GRT backup Exchange DAG data to disk attached on the BE server2. Uplaod this backup set data to a storage on a cloud for Archiving, delete sou...

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Backup Exec 2014 Server Activation issue

Hi all,I'd like to reinstall Symantec Backup Exec 2014 Server but unfortunately at licensing I'm getting the attached error message. Internet connection is surely okay.I also attached two pictures of the product's boxes where I can find the product c...

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Re: Overwrite vs Append to media ~ I'm CONFUSED!

Dear All, Thanks for understanding Append and overweight. In My scenario Please Help me how to set my media pool i have 7 media in a week which i need to configure Monday to Saturday incremental backup in each media with a 15 days retention period. A...

Error - Create SDR - DRMTable

Hello friends,I come for your help. I'm doing some tests on Veritas 20.1. Create a full backup of the C: drive and the system status, all good. I will create a recovery disk after a disaster, everything goes well to the point of creating the ISO, I g...

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Exec 2012 , Server 2k8 issues with Qunatum Superloader3

Hi there, I got some problems with my Exec 2012 and a quantum superloader.first month ist works with automatic change of tapes.But in the last few weeks, exec shows error messages that I shoul put a tape in the drive , or import a media...Expanding t...

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BE2012 can't catalog tapes

Hi there,I hope this is the right group to post this.A quick summary:Windows 2008R2, Backup Exec 2012 uninstalled, (as there was a problem with the license), reboot, installed again, reboot - now everything is green apart from Agent for Linux and Age...

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Resolved! Backup Exec 15 failed to backup

[8572] 2018-06-03T05:52:49.517 [ndmp\ndmpcomm] - ndmp_recv_msg[8572] 2018-06-03T05:52:49.517 [loops] - BackupBSDProcessor(): Received MSG_RWF_METADATA message from raws.[8572] 2018-06-03T05:52:49.517 - Status 'E_SSP_DISABLED (0xE000A200)' for '((BEST...