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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! Backup Exec 2012 - why the change?

Just upgraded from 2010R3 to 2012. If you thought Microsoft did a bad job with UI from office 2003 to 2007/2010, this is 100 times worse. What was symantec thinking? This is just the starting. Going from Job centric to server centric is even a bigger...

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Pre-Post commands help please

Hi all, I am stuck on pre and post-command setup on Backup Exec 2010 R3. Basically we are replicating some servers using Double-Take, and one of our file servers is not replicating properly. It seems that BackupExec modifies the file attributes and D...

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BE 2012 - Failed to update a remote agent

Hello I need help to update some remote agents. After updating the console, some servers showed an icon indicating that had to be updated.  In such cases, the update was successful. In the course of the day, reports emerged indicating that some agent...

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Resolved! How to check size of backup items on Backupexec 2012

Hi, am newbie on Symantec backupexec 2012 and if someone can please giveme some light. i would like to know how ,when selecting my files to backup, to get to know its size so as to know if it will fit on my rdx disc. Also i do not know how to check t...

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Resolved! Restore SQL to file?

is it possible to restore a database out in a file, instead of direct to another Sql server?

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Deduplication Option mit VMWare

Hallo,   ich plane die Symantec-Option als Alternative zur Data Recovery. Hierbei ist für mit besonders die schmalbandige Übertragung zwischen VM-Host und einem physischen Windows-Server mit Symantec-BE2012 (inkl. Bandlaufwerk) von Bedeutung. Insofer...

Resolved! BackupExec 2012 Deduplication : jobs stay queued

I have a problem with Backup Exec 2012 (SP1A). My jobs won't start anymore, they stay "queued".   Debug with SGmon reveals there is a problem mounting a media. I can't find any info on this :   PVLSVR:   [03/09/12 11:51:20] [3940]     AdammSession::M...

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Resolved! IBM LTO4 tape Drive

Hi, I've just finish to migrate BE2010 from 2003Server to 2008Server x64. I have all my jobs,selection lists etc .. But I have a problem with the LTO 4 tape driver. ( it an IBM Ultrium LTO4 inside a Dell Powervault 114x rack). BE2010 See the tape dri...

Resolved! Backup Status within post job script is not working

Hi All,    I need to verify job status. To accomplish that am running bemcmd -o21 -j test -e, I am using in the batch file and trying to retrieve the job status. But this command always returning -1. What I am feeling backup exec updates the status a...

Resolved! Backup exec 2012 V-Ray

hi everyone.   can i run a full esxi server even if my "backup server" is also running on same esxi server ? or maybe i need to run the backup from another phisical server ?   thanks.

BEX2012 SP1a with Hotfixes -> SBS2011 and SharePoint

Good morning @all I'm a little bit confused about the right configuration of the BEX 2012 with SBS2011. The situation is the following. 1. Backing up Server Farm -> Everything is perfect! No Errors. 2. Full Backup Works well until -> The protocol ind...

Backup Exec 2012 - Error after moving mailboxes

I'm in the middle of an Exchange server migration and I find that each night after I move a mailbox from the 2003 server to the 2010 one (which is backed up by BE2012) I receive an error at the end of the backup job.  The job appears to fail, but the...

Backup Exec 12.5 does not start Services after Install Reboot

I have a bit of a problem with 12.5 and sbs2008 My Problem is this , If you install the backup with or without live updating at the end , the backup works, untill you reboot the server I have tried reinstalling with Service pack and without. I have t...

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Backup Exec 12.5 for Windows servers

Hi Everyone, Recently i created two new backup jobs for a new server. 1. Full - 560 GB 2. Diff - 40 GB Jobs are running fine and only issue is Diff backup job runs longer than Full backup. Info might usefull I used the same selection list for both jo...

BackupExec 2012 reinstalled, now 4GB backups!

I reinstalled BackupExec 2012 on my server because it kept crashing, now I have a local backup of the backup server working but at 4GB when my drive is 37GB - what the hell! Ver 14 rev 1798   I hate this program ...