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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-To-Disk Restore for Disaster Recovery

I am currently running Backup Exec 12.5. I am backing all my files to Removable Hardrives using Backup-To-Disk feature. My Backup Exec server was crashing and I have to rebuild the Backup Exec 12.5. I do not have any backup of the current 12.5 Exec s...

SBE and SBS2011 with multiple SQL instances

Hello, Our trial of BE 12.5 has just expired and I really need to get a licence sorted.  I'm looking at the SBE edition and it looks almost perfect, I just need to check a couple of things out. In our trial we configured a full backup of the C and D ...

Vidal1 by Not applicable
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Virtual Machines Reloads (restarts) when ran backup exec

I'm having trouble with backing up Virtual Machines on VMWare. They are rebooted, when back ups are done.  In VMWare logs I see three events: Create Virtual Machine Snapshot, Reload Virtual Machine, Remove Snapshot. The time the event "Reload Virt...

Resolved! Is beserver.exe using ALL the memory normal??

I have Backup Exec 2012 installed on a Windows 2008 R2 server with 16gb of memory.  Right now beserver.exe is using 15.2gb out of the 16gb.  I do have 4 full backup jobs running but just wanted to confirm whether this was normal or not.  Thanks!

clovett by Level 4
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Overwritable media not being overwritten

Backup Exec 2010 R3 Server 2003 R2 Media set is "Keep data for 2 weeks" Data being backed up to NAS drive. Once NAS is full, backups fail because files/data older that 2 weeks not being removed/overwritten even thou they are marked as ovefrwritable.

Backup Exec 2010 R3 on 2008 R2 - Duplicate Tape Jobs slow

I had an eventful couple of weeks figuring out how to get our duplicate jobs to our tape library to improve speeds so I thought I could save someone many man hours + of trail and error by reporting my findings and resolutions. We use Backup Exec 2010...

Full tape means next job waits

I use a Disk to Disk to Tape backup method.  My weekend backup takes two tapes.  I don't have an auto loader, so I put the second tape in the drive when I get in on Monday.  This Monday was a holiday, so I didn't get a chance to put in the second tap...

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Resolved! Backup Exec 2010 Media server

I have a Backup Exec 2010 R3 server that is currently running in ESXi 4.1 and I would like to setup a media server that has removable USB drives and have Backup Exec backup to those drives. Is this something that would be practical and would it requi...

Baron164 by Level 6
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Resolved! restoring Exchange 2000 mailboxes

Need to restore 4 Exchange 2000 mail boxes backed up to tape by BackupExec 9.1 for Windows in 2005. We no longer even have Exchange 2000 in our office. Currently, we use Exchange 2010. We do a have a single machine running Windows 2003 server and run...

Andrew3 by Level 2
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Back up Sets Not Appendable media full

I am having some problems with my backup jobs.  I have an autoloader, and have 14 tapes assicated with it.  A set of 7 for each week,  I've moved the media sets, because before I had a generall one for all the backups and wanted to seperate.    The n...

mas814 by Level 3
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Randomly Tape Inventory not Running Correctly

I have been running backup exec 2012 since the early adopter program. Out of this time I have only had this issue crop up 4-5 times with inventories running on a nightly basis. It is just annoying when this does happen especially when it involves the...

dfeifer by Level 4
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Backup Exec 2010 corrupt bkf file

I have Symantec Backup Exec 2010 R3 running on win2k3 server.  My normal backups are kept in a 3TB internal drive. I used to use an external Drobo USB drive.  I now need to recover some old data from that old external drive.     I have connected the ...

Resolved! Backup Exec 2010 - Wechsler automatisch initialisieren

Hallo zusammen,   ich habe folgendes Problem mit einerm Tandberg T24 Superloader in Verbindung mit Backup Exec: In dem Superloader sind 11 Bänder und ein Laufwerk, die beschriebenen Bänder werden Täglich entnommen und durch überschreibbare ersetzt. W...

Resolved! Backup Exec 2012 Backing Up a 2008 R2 DC

Hello!   Trying to backup a Domain Controller. Getting theses Errors.   Backup- \\MY-DC\System?StateV-79-57344-33928 - Unable to complete the operation.  The Active Directory, Active Directory Application Mode (ADAM) or Active Directory Lightweight ...

Xodar by Level 4
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Backup Exec 2010 QSE - deviced not allowod

Hi all, set up a job schedule to backup selected data from a lokal drive d:. This drive is on the same server where the media server is installed and the backup device is attached two. For this backup schedule i created a selection list (including dr...

Shadow Copy Components Test Failed

Same problem as:   After updating Backup Exec from 2010R3 --> 2012, I had several servers failing on credentials / credential check failure because of the exis...