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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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Resolved! License- need information

we have enough Backup Exec 15 licenses of “Agent for Windows” but not “Agent for Applications and Databases”. We wonder the consequences of only having Agent for Windows license for backing up the below server types:   SharePoint FarmExchangeMicros...

Backing up to 'All Devices' does not work

We have a Dell Tape Library that has 2 drives that can be backed up to at the same time. And, we have a dozen jobs that run in the span of a weekend. My quandary is the 'Job Setup' properties and the Destination for 'Device and Media', th...

backup exec software files cryptolocked

Hi all, Recently we are suffering several intrussions into our systems files and servers. One of the servers was running symantec Backup Exec solution and the copies were been storaged in a RDX disk. We have to restore all documents and several syst...

How import jobs?

I understand that the job log info is located in job logs as BEX*.XML files in the data folder. I have rebuilt a dozen jobs on our B.Exec Media Server 2010. (we just did a reload of the Media Server). I don't want to rebuild the jobs again unneccess...

Resolved! Backup Exec and Windows NT Backup Media

I reloaded our server with same version of BExec. Now, all the tapes in the "Devices" > Slot interface have a media set name of: "Backup Exec and Windows NT Backup Media". I have inventoried a couple tapes and "catalogged" them. And the media set n...

Resolved! Job History is missing after BExec Reload

I needed to reload Backuip Exec 2010 on the same server. I have imported the catalogs into the new directory. And I have verified thatthe "Restore job" does see the catalogs to choose from. Problem I do not have any job history in the 'Job History...

Specify criteria to search exchange 2010 backup

I am attempting to search my Exchange backups for email messages from a specific domain. When I try to enter data in the Content: field in the search wizard, the search doesn't use it as a filter. If I Copy Criteria To Clipboard and past the criteria...

Want solutions for cleanup or delete a PDVFS in logs

Hi,   I used BE.15 on Windows 2012R2. I want a solutions for delete or cleanup a PDVFS .LOG in C:\Program Files\Symantec\Backup Exec\Logs\PDVFS\ Because it's too big folder (about 70 GB.). And drive C: almost full.   Thank you.   Sattaya.   ...

Sattaya by Level 3
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Resolved! BE15 OS Migration 2008->2012

Hello, We have a physical server who run Backup Exec 15, on Windows 2008 R2 OS. We need to update this serveur to Windows 2012 R2, and keeping the BE 15 configuration identical. This BE has a Dedup Store, stored on a separated partition. This part...

Resolved! LTO-3 Hardware/Software Compression

Hi guys,   INFO: Server: HP DL180 G6 TapeDrive: HP StorageWorks Ultrium 920 SAS Software: Windows Server 2012 R2 / Backup Exec 15   Problem: LTO-3 Tapes only have 400GB uncompressed storage, and the tape drive does not support LTO-4 (If I'm n...

Resolved! BEX 2012 SLA Account Scope

I have a previous answered post but still need to address the process of migrating to the new service account (hopefully domain admin) from the old default, SLA, BES and Owner, domain admin account.  (Prev Post: If I understand the various BEX suppor...

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Resolved! BEX2012 (New) Account Managment

We are migrating our current Dept. domain into a larger enterprise domain and thus the current domain admin account will not exist when the domain is collapsed and the backup exec 2012 server is migrated to the new enterprise domain.  This current do...

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Media Tapes appendable until - "Not Appendable"

Hi, I'm newbie in this field. Using BE2010 R3, almost all the tapes were ejecting before a backup job starts to run but the tapes are not full. I observed under media tab category that when a tape named color is blue which overwrite protection until...

Duplicate to Tape Definition?

Hi all, Have just bought and added an Ultrium LTO6 Tape device to my BE 2015 server. I have a B2D schedule with multiple servers running to an iSCSI target on NAS but now I've added the LTO to ship tapes offsite and tick the offsite copy box in the ...

Resolved! Backup Exec for Linux Agent NAS support

I want to backup NAS device Data. NAS is NFS protocol. Backup Server is Backup Exec(windows), and I installed for Linux Agent on Linux Server. Linux Server is mount NAS device by NFS. Can Backup Exec support ?

KELSHIN by Level 3
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Resolved! Replace tapes on autoloader while backup jobs executing

Hi, I am using Backup Exec 15 on Windows Server 2008 R2 Standard. I have a HP Autoloader 1/8 G2. Usually I replace each day the tapes used by the backup jobs and this way the backup jobs always have available tapes. Sometimes (usually when there are ...

Resolved! Unable to Add a Tape Robotic Library to Media Server

I have a media server running Windows 2012 R2 Standard with Backup Exec 15 FP2 installed.  It also has a RAID as well.  What I am trying to do is install a Dell TL4000 tape library with an internal LTO4 tape drive.  Under Device Manager, the robotic...

Grayc by Level 4
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