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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 Exec 9.1 REV 4691

Hi, I have seen other posts re this version and some service packs & hot fixes available, we have this version on a server that requires and restore but the software doesnt like the tape and has not been updated. Is it possible for a link so I can ge...

MaxiFR by Level 2
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BE Using 0 bytes on tape

So i'm running into the issue of Backup Exec using extra tapes during the backup process (or possibly displaying the wrong data). I run into the issue of when my backups go to write to tape, I lose at least 3 373GB tapes per week. Backup Exec claims ...

0bvi0us by Level 4
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MS-SQL Server 2005 Backup Exec

Hi, I'm helping sort out a situation where the content of one SQL table has been deleted. Really we need to restore the one table. The database instance is backed up by Backup Exec. I don't want to restore the whole instance as that would delete valu...

kens999 by Level 2
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Resolved! Job backup full and differential BE 2012

I'm trying to setup a full backup job and then the backups differential but I want to make one backup full and one backup differential for each day remaining of the week and use different tapes for each day, I can do a only job backup that includes t...

Enterprise Vault Agent

Environment: BE2012 SP1a EV 10.0 SQL 2008 R2 Problem: The BackupExec service hangs (and the job says "stalled") after the databases for the vault stores are backed up.  The actual vaults are on a NAS so they are de-selected. I created a job to JUST b...

DanJ71 by Level 3
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New Tapes do not compress

I am running BE 2010 R3,(Ver 13.0 Rev 5204) If I introduce a new tape to the media set, it will not compress at all, and is less than 1:1 in fact. Have tried all the options mentioned about with no difference. Has anyone seen this and have been able ...

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Resolved! Installing Backup Exec 2012 on VM

We currently have Backup Exec 2010 R3 installed on our server.  I virtualized that server using VM Ware and would like to run a test install of Backup Exec 2012.  Has anyone done this?   Thank you.

Ameril01 by Level 4
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BE2012 credentials

Hello Everyone,     Im installing BE2012 but when im trying to run my first job on the backup server i get the following error     Failed to browse "server"   ensure that your logon credentials are correctly enter and that them met the following mini...

manol4ik by Level 5
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media not found in catalogs

Hi, I found some media inserted in the backup devise and after I press to Restore Data straight from the media I get error: The selected media was not found in the catalogs. You mus first catalog the media if you want to use it for the restore operat...

nnn by Level 4
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Resolved! VBScript help to copy/backup files

We have an external DB Testing server outside our primary network and I'm trying to come up with a script or batch file that will allow me to backup specific files from this 'outside' testing server since using a remote agent won't work.   I'm not su...

Resolved! Upgrade from backupexec 2010 r3 to 2012

Hello I'm trying to upgrade from version 2010 to 2012, but when press finish to uninstall the DLO agent I got a prompt asking for the installation media(DVD), witch I don't have. When I go to the licensing portal and try to download the software usin...

Best architecture for Backup Exec with VMWARE

Hello all, I'm wondering what's the most performant solution to backup your virtual (VMWARE) environment. I have serveral options:   Setup a Backup Exec server as a virtual server within my virtual environment which has to be backup up. I can use a f...

Resolved! Remote Agent crashing on restore of mail

Hello We are backing up mailboxes on an Exchange 2003 (SP2) server (W2k3) using Backup Exec 2010 R3 SP2 installed on W2k8 R2. The backup runs fine, but if we try to restore some mails, we get the error: "V-79-57344-65298 - The Exchange Store Service ...

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BE 2012 VMware deduplication

Hi, I have installed backup exec 2012 vray edition which is to backup VMware servers. I can currentlybackup everything ok to the deduplication disk. Reading the documentation for 2012 it suggests that to get deduplication to work effectively on VMwar...

sgosden by Level 4
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Resolved! Cannot install archiving option on BE 12

Hi everyone, I have trouble installing the archiving option on my BE 2012 v14.0. OS: 2008 R2 standard 64 after i have met all te other requirements for installation of this option (i've also grt enabled on my backup and it's working) the installation...

Jana_T by Level 4
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Resolved! VTL Unlimited Drive Option Trial

Hi, can you trial the full Virtual Tape Library Unlimited Drive Option if you have other full licenses installed in Backup Exec 2012? We need to know if we can use more than one drive in one VTL in trial mode whilst we wait for the full license. It o...

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Dear All   We have BE 2012,  OS 64 Bits, 16 Gb Ram and Xeon E5607 1 CPU 4 Socket. We have Ibm librairy on Fiber channel with LTO 5 Drive. The BAckup to disk is good, we have deduplication ratio to 1.5 When We do duplicate job from deduplication folde...

Nicolas_d2b by Level 4
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