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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! bring up VM backup as a VM in the cloud

Hi, I might not be explaining this clearly enough but is it possible to bring up (power on) an Amazon/Azure virtual machine instance from an on-prem backup of a physical or virtual machine taken using Backup Exec which was stored in the cloud? In oth...

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System crash

Hello,We had the Backup Exec System Recovery software to run the backup job everyday on all of our servers.Due to "unauthorized" access, our HP EVA4400 Storagework configuration got deleted which caused all the data stored on that EVA got loss.  (The...

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Resolved! How Backup Exec handles changes between standard time and DST

Hi, this is kind of related to a thread I raised before on how Backup Exec handles DST. But I received some further detailed questions on how this is handled (see attachment). Can somebody help me answer these questions? Basically, I'm being asked ho...

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Upgrading from BE 16 to 20.2 Hyper-V Question

Hello,I´m thinking about upgrading from BE 16 to 20.2, however, there is a note in the "Agent for Hyper-V note" section in the readme:"A Windows 2016 guest virtual machine that runs on a Windows 2012 R2 Hyper-V host is backed up in the offline state....

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Resolved! backing up Oracle Database Appliance

Hi, I have a customer who wants to backup an Oracle Database Appliance (ODA) configuration something like below:> ODA x7-2 HA modelOS(Oracle Enterprise Linux6.9) x 2 hosts> Backup Exec server: StoreEasy1660OS(Microsoft Windows Storage Server 2016 Sta...

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Backup Exec error

When I try and connect to the server I get the following message:"There were no storage locations found on the server".Any ideas as to what is going wrong here?

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Backup Job - Keep for period

I backup to different media over a two week period, Monday-A to Thursday-A and Monday-B to Thursday-B and have 1-4 Friday disk cartridges.I have set my backup job to retain '2 weeks' but looking at the disc media's it's not deleting old .bkf filesAny...

Resolved! Gestion automatica del almacenamiento en disco

Buenos días,Tengo definidos dos almacenamientos de 4TB cada uno que  se corresponden con las unidades F y G del windows. Se trata de una maquina virtual y sus discos están en un DataStore VNware de 8TB.He definido los trabajos de copia para almacenar...

BE and SQL2017 - Directory is Invalid

Good day,Please assist, I have recently upgraded to BE 20.1 as well as SQL 2017. Since then I have not been able to run a successful backup of our main DB server and its very worrying! I cannot find a solution to this issue.Final error: 0xe000fe09 - ...

Resolved! SQL Server 2106 SP2 support

Not sure if this is the right place to raise this but when do we plan to support SQL Server 2016 SP2? Only up to SP1 is listed in the latest BE20.x SCL. I appreciate any feedback on this. Thanks again.

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Resolved! How to escalate Veritas technical support ticket

Dear community,I'm struggling with a Veritas technical support ticket opened on 23.07.2018. Due to several reasons I already requested two times to get the ticket escalated but with no success. Multiple times I was not contacted by Veritas at the agr...

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Resolved! Installing/running Backup Exec in a VMware NSX environment

Hi,I don't have all the details but a customer is asking if it's possible to install Backup Exec into a VMware NSX environment. Do we or does anybody have experience installing / running Backup Exec in such an environment? They say they don't have th...

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Cannot update Maintenance License on BE dashboard

Hello,I renewed maintenance contract and installed License file which is generated on myVeritas. On Dashboard it shows still maintenance contract is 0 days. I tried to install license again but it says "The Entitlement ID that you entered is already ...

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Backup Exec 2016- Storage Snapshot backup

Greetings !!I have a requirement to backup a VM server which has RDM Luns. These RDM LUN sizes are 4 TB, 6 TB, and a 5 TB. VMware flocks updated the RDM Disk cannot convert to virtual disk because of its size it is not supported.We could not move the...

Backup Exec 20.2 Unable to fetch certificate

Hi everybody,I did the upgrade from Backup Exec 16 to 20.2 and every servers are getting backed up fine except one. Everytimes I try to establish trust with my VMware ESXI server it gives me the following error:Exception. Cannot establish trust for [...

Resolved! Backup Exec 2015 - List of revisions

Just looking for a list of revisons to make sure I'm o the latest. Can't seem to loacte a great loction for this info. I went here https://www.veritas.com/support/en_US/article.100019916#BE15 but still not sure. ust want to make sure I didn't miss on...