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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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Backup rate decrease

Recently I added 3 servers to our network (all OS 2019).  One is running BE 22, the other 2 are backed up via remote agent.  Initially the other 2 servers were domain members and were running nightly full backups at rates around 1100mb/min.  After pr...

unable to restore

Hello,I can’t to restore my Windows Server 2019 with Veritas Backup Exec 22.I boot with an SDR key, this one works.first problem: I can't log in on my Backup Exec server :An alert tells me that the credentials are not correct. But this is not the cas...

nsagnel by Level 3
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Backup a large disk over several VTL in parralel

Hello,i have a 35 TB disk that i need to backup and i can not split the job into several ones since it is 1 folder with a lot of files in it.The backup type is a full backup and the window is 48 hrs (weekend). My backup is done over FC from the sotra...

Kpaoun by Level 0
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Trial install issue

I have just downloaded the trialware for Backup Exec, I have he iso mounted on my server but I cannot get the installer to run.  It pops up, starts the install then disappears. Any help to get this trial running would be great, thanks.

Using minIO as a S3 Cloud Storage Device on Synology NAS

Has anyone had luck installing minIO on a Synology NAS as s3 storage?  I have followed some instructions that I found for another backup product using minIO which has you install Docker on the Synology NAS and then install the minIO Image.I then inst...

BackupExec 21.3 Deduplication option issue

Dear forum,I'm facing a Deduplication issue where the Deduplication Manager does not start and in the log I find following errors.It started when the server had been restarted because Deduplation services hung and jobs didn't show any progress, this ...

problem with jobs on deduplication volume

Hello.I'm having a problem running jobs on the deduplication disk.At startup, the server connects to the BE agent on the hyper-v host, passes the job parameters, but then depends on the status "execution" and the current operation "scan backup".It ha...

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Backup Exec Reconfigures the Backup host more than 10 times

Hello,We are trying to implement Backup exec to our backup infrastructure and using a trial version for testing purposes. We are going to use the software as virtualized backup hosts on VMWARE 6.5 so we are using the transport mode HOTADD. The backup...

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SDR - Restart network services

I recently was trying to restore a computer using a SDR *.ISO on a virtual machine.The ISO booted and complained on a non-existing network interface.I was able to load the drivers for the virtual network card from a CD and the network interface appea...

NicoNi by Level 4
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Job stays in "queued" Status for 2 hours

One backup job stays in queued state for about 2,5hours then  continues.The client is connected via a VPN (wireguard). To be honest, the network speed is poor(~40-50 Mbit/s)How can I imporve this? Maybe it is caused by an antivirus system (sentinel) 

NicoNi by Level 4
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Backup jobs disappear, but are still active

I recently edited a backup job. I think, I changed it to not scheduled.After saving it, ist was not visible anymore.Today, I tried a new backup, but saving it was not policy.BE complained that there is an active policy under the same name. What is wr...

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CATTOOL is not working, No output

Hello dear,I want to convert my FH files to XML files but my CATTOOL is not working. No error information is provided.--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------PS C:\Prog...

Perform disaster recovery of AD as a test scenario

Hi guys,Currently, my BE server is installed in a Win2012 server and my AD is installed in a Win2008 server, the full backup is already done.As a disaster recovery scenario, the customer has requested to "test" the backup by doing an AD disaster reco...

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Norton Exec 2012 Backup job not completed

Please be advised that a backup job full, incremental unable to be completed for a long time now, and its critical data has not been backed up for more than two weeks now.I have tried to follow different troubleshooting methods one of them being the ...