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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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Backup exec on file server

Hi,Customer wants to install the backup exec server on the its existing file server itself.How feasible it is, are there any challenges associated like disadvangates?

Backup Exec 20.3 Beta registrations are now open!

We are pleased to inform you that registrations for Backup Exec 20.3 Beta program are now open.This NEW Beta program for upcoming release of Backup Exec contain some new features such as support for Windows Server 2019 and Exchange Server 2019, Retry...

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Installing CASO with clustered managed backup exec servers

Hi guys.I´m going to set up a CASO enviroment with a little tricky consideration.The central administration console is installed in a Windows 2012 R2 server. (standalone)I have two servers which will be clustered using Microsoft cluster and these two...

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Backup Exec 2014 - Active - Discovering Resources

Hey all, I'm taking over for another IT guy, and he had scheduled jobs set to back up our servers once per week.The automatic jobs failed, and I tried re-running them, but I'm stuck on Active - Discovering resources.I've tried holding all jobs and ru...

AD Consistancy Check Fails

We keep getting consistency check fails, in our backup of the System State for our DC ServerThe link that it says to go to does not exist anymore/cannot find the article.How to check for the consistency as I cannot seem to find the anwer, dcdiag seem...

Windows Server 2016 - virtual Hyper V Backup Failures GRT

I'm running Backup Exec 16 on Windows Server 2008 R2. Recently, I introduced a new Hyper V host running Windows Server 2016. The host has only one virtual machine which runs Windows Server 2008 R2. When running the virtual based backup (not the agent...

IMG folders are not beeing deleted on network share

Hi all,IMG folders are not beeing deleted on network share, even if there are expired. This happens since about three weeks now. Before it was working without any problems (then on Version 16) a very long time. After one week I have seen this issue, ...

Resolved! Shadow Copy Components cannot be added to backup jobs

Our backup is not seeing our Shadow Copy Components anymore and I'm not sure why.  We have a 'G:' drive shown in the server's disk management that previous was accessable through Backup Exec's Shadow Copy Components but now that option isn't availabl...

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restoring from retired media set

hello           i created a one time backup to tape on dell LTO 6 catridge a year ago ....  the backup process was flawless .. and now i tried restoring file from the tape and it shows  bad media / retired.. inventory is taking long time than usual.....

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Backup Exec v16, services won't start with TLS 1.0 disabled

We're in the process of disabling the use of TLS 1.0 and when doing so on the backup exec server most of the services won't start. If I re-enabled TLS 1.0, everything works fine. TLS 1.1 and 1.2 are fully enabled on the server. Anyone know how to get...

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Resolved! Disk Storage Properties - Backup data written

I have a 9TB drive which only has 188GB free. The drive shows in Backup Exec has having 4.64TB written. There is nothing but BE data on this drive. Is the "Backup data written" attribute supposed to reflect how much actual storage is used? I wonder i...

VMware snapshots and Backup Exec 20.1

We are a schoolhouse, so I'm sure that I am using Backup Exec and VMware differently than most organizations. With that said, I have over 2800 virtual machines to backup across 16 ESXi 6.5 servers. I NEED to be able to backup the existing VMware snap...

Resolved! Veritas Backup Exec 16 not found media

Hello Community,Greeting, I'm new to the community and this is my first conversation.I have the strange issue, there is tape in media library, and it shown the media is in the slot. But tape drive is showing no media, everytime when try to run the ba...

Backup Exec 2010 is still queued status

Hi all,I have a problem with backup exec 2010 now. My problem is I can do all type of job in backup exec but when I have inserted one 1.6TB into the library and then suddently my data is bigger that tape size. It is becoming backup in queued and aski...

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Backup Exec Install Problem.

Hi,I am new to Veritas and Backup Exec.We have a client that requires file server backup, and after research Backup Exec looks like the perfect solution.When installing the trial, we ran into a problem at the Service Account setup. The installation r...

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Resolved! BackupExec 16 and OST (Quest DR) - Clients direct to Target

Hi,Does BE 16 When is integrated with a Quest DR Appliance via OST supports that clients (machines to back up) write directly to the Storage with out passing through the Media Server?I'm doing some tests but is does not work.. i just have to disable ...

Resolved! Upgraded 15 to 16, unable to install licenses

I recently upgraded Backup Exec 16 from 15. They were several hurdles met along the way that I addressed with a support case. Backup Exec 16 is now installed successfully and running without issue. The only exception being that I cannot add my licens...

Replace encryption key

If I REPLACE the current encryption key on all jobs in Backup Exec 2014, will I be able to restore data from jobs previously run under the old encryption key?Thank you

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