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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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Resolved! Problems backing up OS X machine

Hi, I recently encountered a problem with one of our backup jobs. If it succeeds it usually backs up 3,5 TB od data from an OS X server that has a couple of iSCSI shares connected to it. Two weeks ago this full backup failed after backing up 1,34TB ...

suchyy by Level 2
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Proper Installer for Backup Exec Agent for Mac

I would like to request that Symantec develop/create a proper Macintosh installer for the Backup Exec Agent.  The tools for creating the installer are already available from Apple via the Developer Tools Package Maker.  This would make it a lot simpi...

Resolved! Support for Mac OS X 10.9 Mavericks

According to Backup Exec 2012 Software Compatibility List, created November 20, 2013 (

BE 2010 R3 - RAMS agent & PowerPC architecture

Everything I'm seeing points to us not being able to bring the older G5's that we have (PowerPC's).    Is there another way, eg: using a version RALUS, 2012 RAMS agent, I saw a thread that suggest the 2012 RAMS, but no subsequent posts.   There are o...

Resolved! Mac OS X Agent stalling during backup

  When attempting to backup files from our Mac OS X 10.6.8 file server, we are encountering a problem where the backup will stall if it encounters a file containing non-standard characters.   For example, attempting to backup a file with 'ä', 'Ä' or ...

Resolved! Does BE 2012 Agent for Mac support client-side deduplication?

Hi,   We have a MAC OS X Server running a local storage of about 10 TB of data. As a new backup solution we are considering a deduplication backup solution with BE 2012 and other H/W vendor. To reduce the network traffice while backing up data, we ne...

Rich2k by Level 2
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MAC OS incremental backup

Hi everybody, I'm having some problems with backup of files stored on a MAC OS X server. The MAC OS X server have the RAMS agent installed properly and, infact, I can see the server entry in "Favorite Resources / Macintosh Systems" The full backup (u...

icisspa by Level 2
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Resolved! Backup

Does anyone know when Symantec Backup will be available in Austria and under what pricing? Also, does anyone know the location of the servers where our data would be stored (Europe? US?)? Finally, does anyone know how private, safe, and se...

FilGov by Level 3
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Resolved! Support for Mac OS X Server 10.7 Lion

After the delay for support for BE 2010 and 'Snow Leopard' does anyone know where we stand for support for Lion. We are purchasing a new Mac Server in August and I am sure that it will ship with Lion and I would like to know if BE 2010 R3 Mac Agent w...

JamesAPH by Not applicable
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Resolved! Backup of Apple Mac Server Fails - Remote Agent Not Detected

I'm running Backup Exec 2010 R2 with all patches on a Windows Server 2008 R2 media server.  I'm attempting to backup a Apple Mac server that I've backed up successfully in the past with Backup Exec 2010 R2.  I've verified that the correct version of ...

beremote Killed When Remote Console Accesses

I've installed 2010 r2 client on Mac OS X Server v. 10.6.4.  That was a trick in itself as I had to boot to 32 bit mode to install it, then back to 64 after installation. Now that the system is installed and running, when my backup admin goes to the ...

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Resolved! Mac Remote agent for OS x 10.6 64 bit - Where is it?

So 2010 r2 does not support the mac powerPC platform anymore. OK fine. Oh, 2010 r2 does not support OS x 10.6 64 bit platform either. Oh, oh. Why did I but the license for it then? I booted the 10.6 64 bit into 32 bit and tried it again. Got Unable t...

RemoteAgent für Mac - kann nicht initialisiert werden

  Hallo, wir sichern mit BE 11d Rev. 7170 SP5 unter anderem auch einen Mac OS X Server 10.4.11   Von Zeit zu Zeit kommt es vor, dass wir mit BE nicht mehr auf den Server zugreifen können. Die Windowsfreigabe funktioniert aber zur gleichen Zeit. Auch...

Dennis_K5121 by Level 3
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BackupExec Agent for Mac OS X Server not working

I cannot seem to get the BackupExec agent for OS X Server working.  I have an XServe running 10.6.4 and RALUS/RAMS 2896.9 (2010r2).  I have gone through the installrams script and verified everything is correct.  All ports between my server and the b...

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Backup Exec 2010 R2 Mac Snow Leopard Agent

Dear all, i am new in thie forum and hope to find an answer for my problem. I just installed the new Backup Exec Agent on our Snow Leopard Server using the Backup Exec 2010 R2 version. The installation worked fine without errors. Only the Group "ad...