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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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SQL Job is failing

and the below error I am having The job failed with the following error: One or more SQL Database consistency checks have failed. Any advise would be very helpful. Thanks    

Nysoh by Level 5
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Resolved! Move deduplication agent from one media server to another

Hi all,   Setup: Two Backup Exec 2010 R3 media servers, both using the deduplication option. I would like to relieve some of the "pressure" from one of the servers and move some of the agents from this server to the other. How would I go about doing ...

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Convert Backup to Virtual job failed!

Hi,    I'm using Backup Exec 2012 trail version to make some tests to prepare a presentation for backup solution in a company that I work in as a sys admin,  I installed BE on virtual machine (Hyper-V) and it works fine. I did full, incremental backu...

Resolved! error installing hotfix 191248 /Backup Exec 2010 R3

System: SBS 2003, Backup Exec 2010R3 (SP2, 180429, 176937) Mediaserver: 13.0 Rev. 5204 (32 bit) I tried to install the Hotfix 191248 with liveupdate, but installation still crashes. I tried: - restarting services - rebooting server   do you have ...

Resolved! Unable to Backup CIFS Shares

Hi, I am running Backup Exec 2012 with the latest patches. I am trying to backup three CIFS shares located on a NAS server. I was having problems last week verifying credentials against the NAS server using Backup Exec. I can login to Windows and acc...

dkins by Level 3
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Resolved! Kopiejob auf Tape aller Disksicherungen des Vortages möglich?

Hallo, wir sichern täglich diverse Server auf einen Storage/Disk des Backupservers. Im Job definiert wird unmittelbar nach jeder Sicherung dann im nächsten Step von Disk to Tape gesichert. Dies dauert entsprechend lange, da jeweils ein Tape geladen w...

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Hi there, new to this forum: We use Backup Exec 11 on a SBS 2003 R2 server and a HP stand alone unit. Backup tasks fail with a warning message saying that cleaning the heads of the unit might be the solution. I have looked trhoughout help and online ...

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Resolved! BE - script to convert virtual

Hi I understand point-in-time is a one-time task conversion (cannnot be scheduled to run repetitively). Does anyone know if I can run a cron job to do this regularly. Can call from a programming shell, set the environment and call the BE binaries wit...

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Resolved! generate a report to get the policy schedule

Hi All, Need some help, auditors is asking for a report about the policy schedule that we create for backup jobs. They need to see on the reports the specific dates and time of each jobs that created on policy. My problem is how do I generate that re...

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Resolved! Restore single log file Exchange

Can you restore a single transaction log file from Exchange 2010 using Backup Exec 2010 R3? I don't see an option to drill down on the full snapshot. I'd rather not restore the Full transaction backup as it is over 300GB.

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Throttle Data Flow in Backup Exec 2012

Hi, I am trying to find out if there is a way to "throttle" the amount of data going over a network. We are trying to backup an offsite server. The off site is using a DSL connection to our main site and I would like to use as little of that pipeline...

MSelf by Level 2
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Version 12.5, How To Do An Automated Restore

I have version 12.5 backing up 4 servers, one of which I am replacing. I do a full backup nightly which completes by 4:00AM. I need to start a redirection restore after the backup job ends. I would like to do this without having to get up at 4. Since...

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Differential job backing up all files

I have a Windows 2008 R2 file server that is configured for a full backup with Backup Exec 2012 over the weekend and differential's during the week.  The full ran for the first time last weekend and the first differential job started last night.  The...

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Incremental backup fails

Hello,  I have a job setup to backup all databases in an intance of mssql 2008.  The full backup will complete sucessfuly, as wil the next incremental job. But after that the next few incremental jobs will fail with the following error:     V-79-5734...

Resolved! Setting up Backup Exec 2010 R3 to run on a separate IP network

Hi all, I am looking to setup an IP network separate from my domain network to run backups with Backup Exec 2010 R3. I am fairly new to working with backup exec and was wondering how I would set this up. Can backup exec be setup for IP only or is DNS...

Resolved! backing up shares

This is a likely a very simple question; when looking at Backup Selections, I have listed all my shares (icon with the folder and hand) and also the same item which is a regular folder (just the folder icon).  Thus, I have the option of selecting the...

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Resolved! single server licensing question

Hi There   If I have a server 2008 r2 box running hyper v - and 1 VM - which is centos 6.2 - what licensing do I need? I do not intend or need to backup the hyper v host - so I only need the media server installed on that box - is that correct? if so...

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Best Practice for BE and Hyper-V CSV and VMs

Currently using Backup Exec 2010 R3 Build 5204 64 bit Running on a Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1 box, dedicated (not on any of my Hyper-V hosts) Backup is "across the wire" (yes, slow) I have a 3 node Hyper-V cluster and am trying to determine the best ...

RCurtis by Level 3
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