Video Screencast Help

Search

Search results

I understand that the Capacity Licencing scheme keeps track of the amount of data backed up for each resource.  There are quite a few requests on the BE Forum for a standard report to list the amount of data backed up for each resource. It will be good ...
Idea by pkh | 07 Aug 2015 | 0 comments
The BEMCLI help files for BE 2012, BE 2014 and BE 15 are .chm files.  These work fine on Windows, but present a problem on Android devices. On Android devices, you can use readers, like CoolReader, to read .chm files, but most of these readers are ...
Idea by pkh | 09 Jun 2015 | 0 comments
When BE 2014 define a disk cartridge device on a USB thumb drive, it wiped out anything that is previously on the USB thumb drive.  There should be a warning that it is going to wipe out the thumb drive so that users are not caught unawares. As ...
Idea by pkh | 26 Oct 2014 | 1 comment
This discussion may help when you have an error with the dedup option during a BE 2012 to BE 2014 upgrade https://www-secure.symantec.com/connect/forums/bac... (Backup and Recovery, Backup and Recovery Community Blog, Backup Exec, 2014) ...
Blog Entry by pkh | 08 Oct 2014 | 0 comments
In Part 1, https://www-secure.symantec.com/connect/articles/d... I have discussed what happened when you back up to a dedup folder/OST appliance. After our series of backups, the  dedup store looks like this abcde = FileA-FB1, ...
Article by pkh | 02 Oct 2014 | 0 comments
Here is a tutorial on how to Backup up individual folders/files via NDMP on an Isilon Cluster https://www-secure.symantec.com/connect/forums/ndm... (Backup and Recovery, Backup and Recovery Community Blog, Backup Exec, 2010) () ...
Blog Entry by pkh | 23 Aug 2014 | 0 comments
Deduplication, or dedup for short, is very common nowadays.  BE has a dedup option since BE 2010.  Microsoft now offers dedup'ed volumes with Server 2012 R2.  There are a lot of dedup appliance from various vendors.  How does dedup actually works? ...
Article by pkh | 13 Jul 2014 | 0 comments
At the recently concluded Vision 2014, I had the opportunity to attend a hands-on lab session, Optimising Backup Exec 2014.  This lab highlights 4 tunable areas which can have an impact on the performance of your jobs.  We may come across these areas at ...
Article by pkh | 02 Jun 2014 | 4 comments
There should be a definitive document to clearly spell out which backup scenarios are supported when one uses a VM for the media server.  It should also separate the support scenarios for both VMware and Hyper-V. A couple of scenarios which requires ...
Idea by pkh | 01 May 2014 | 1 comment
AD (Active Directory) is part of the system state of a DC (domain controller).  When you back up the system state of a DC, the AD also gets backed up.  The BESA needs to be a domain admin in order to backup the system state of a DC because of AD. ...
Article by pkh | 07 Dec 2013 | 2 comments