Thread leak is observed in Backup Exec Remote Agent (beremote.exe) after VMware guest machine backups

Article:TECH202821  |  Created: 2013-02-15  |  Updated: 2013-08-06  |  Article URL
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The number of the threads in the Backup Exec Remote Agent (beremote.exe) on a media server increases after performing VMware guest machine backups.


Backup Exec 2010 and later
Vmware Agent Option


A hotfix is now available for this issue in the current version(s) of the product(s) mentioned in this article. Refer to the Hotfix link under Related Documents at the end of this article to obtain the hotfix needed to resolve the issue.

Backup Exec 2012 Rev 1798 Service Pack 2 (TECH203155)

Backup Exec 2010 Rev 5204 Service Pack 3 (TECH203157)

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AVVI: Thread leak is observed in beremote.exe on media server after AVVI backups

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