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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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rdmchugh by Level 1
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Resolved! LTO-5 storage error

We have moved our BE16 from a W2k8r2 server to a WS16. All backups and setting are great expect the LTO-5 drive.The LTO was moved from the old server to the new one, but with new SAS card and cable.The device is an HP Ultrium 5-SCSI with ( Z6ED ) fir...

HPeter by Level 3
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BE 20.2 Upgrade - stay away - stil buggy

I need to upgrade to BE 20.2 and guess what, Upgrade is failing.I don´t recommend the upgrade on an existing Installation.Veritas screwed the installation ...

JuergenB by Moderator
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Resolved! Inquiring Compatibility Software for BE 20

Hi to Everyone,Would like to know if the Backup Exec 20 is capable or still compatible to Backup Lotus Domino 8.5 running in Windows 2008 Server?At present we have BE 15 and would like to upgrade to BE 20 is this possible for us to still Backup our L...

Resolved! Faulting application: BackupExec.exe 20.0.1188.1237

Hello to everybody,I have recently purshased BE 20.1. Initially i installed free version of BE to test it, and last friday i purchased license and installed it and from then BE is crashing. Also,  I can see in logs that BE crashes everytime when i re...

Backup Exec DR and physical to VM

Hi,Doing some DR testing with a trial copy of Backup Exec 16. Taking the live tapes, I'm trying to convert a physical machine to a virtual machine from a backup set. I've inventoried the tapes and catalogued them but when I run the convert to a VM fr...

Paul65 by Level 2
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Tapes in Wrong Media Set

We've recently noticed that our Backup Tapes have been put in a default Media Set called "Backup Exec and Windows NT Backup Media" where overwrite protection is set to infinite - do not overwrite.Our tapes are constantly being ejected and jobs are fa...

Josh95c by Level 2
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Need to Restore data from tape

Hello,Our customer needs to restore data from an old dds4 tape. Backups were made with Backup Exec. Is there any way to download Backup Exec somwhere thatr supports dds4 tapes?Best Regards,Robin

robin6 by Level 0
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Resolved! Decommission Backup Exec server

Hi There,I need to move all backup exec data from one server to another backup exec server. A corruption was found within the OS so this plus a number of other factors has led us to the decision to replace the server. We already have another server r...

Resolved! Old files showing in incremental backups

Ran into an issue with trying to restore files from an incremental backup.  I wanted to restore the state of a folder at a point in time.  What occurred was when I restored all of the files in the particular folder, Backup Exec appeared to have resto...

Joe_RDI by Level 2
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Environment Check error page

We recently did a clean install of BE16 after having to remove BE14 from our media server. I am trying to add licenses through the BE installer wizard , but each time I get to the "Environment Check" step, I get an error message on the UI that "This ...

kennyb by Level 5
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