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Swathi Turlapaty | 15 Jun 2010 | 0 comments

Backup Exec 2010 has been announced as the winner of the Best of Tech.Ed awards for the backup and recovery category along with Symantec Endpoint Protection SBE 12 for the security category. Congratulations to the Symantec product teams for the big win!

The Small and Medium Business Products were chosen on the Basis of Innovation, Strategic Importance to the Market, Competitive Advantage and Exceptional Value to Customers.

The Best Of Tech Ed judging panel noted the following in their announcement:

Symantec—Backup Exec 2010
Symantec’s industry-standard Backup Exec 2010 backup-and-recovery solution wins this award thanks to the exciting new energy poured into version 2010 (the fastest-adopted version of the tool ever). With new integrated...

Elspeth Magoria | 15 Jun 2010 | 1 comment

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Swathi Turlapaty | 02 Jun 2010 | 0 comments

Symantec today announced that Backup Exec 2010 was named as a Finalist in the Best of Tech·Ed 2010 awards program in the Backup and Recovery category by Penton Media’s Windows IT Pro® andSQL Server Magazine®

The Best of Tech·Ed 2010 awards recognize companies that offer innovative products to the industry. The judging panel reviewed 298 products and services submitted for the contest and chose 35 finalists to be interviewed at the Microsoft Tech·Ed North America 2010 IT pro conference in New Orleans, Louisiana.  Winners will be determined at the show, then announced at an invitation-only evening reception at the Hard Rock Café on June 9th.  Winners will also be announced on the Tech Ed exhibitor’s floor on June 10th at 1:00 pm,...

pkh | 07 May 2010 | 0 comments

Attached is a whitepaper on how hardware encryption is done for LTO4 tapes.  Hardware encryption is part of the specs for LTO4 tapes.  Thus it is not available for LTO3 tapes although LTO4 tape drives can write to LTO3 tapes.

The part that I find particularly interesting is how an encrypted LTO4 is protected against low level copying.

Martin_Forster | 14 Apr 2010 | 0 comments


i had a fine working Exchange GRT Backup to Disk. Everything worked even single mail restore.
Now imagine what happened during the copy to tape ?

Yes, "Access Denied"
or more detailed:
V-79-57344-33928 - Access is denied.
Access denied to directory .
V-79-57344-766 - Cannot log on to MAPI with the specified credentials. Review the resource credentials for the job, and then run the job again.

Exchange 2007 is on W2KR2 installed.
Media Server BE2010 is on W2K8R2 installed.

Solution was to implement the ipv6 workaround mentioned in

It looks like, as if the media server wants to talk itself with the ipv6 address, which just...

Martin_Forster | 14 Apr 2010 | 1 comment

Hello all,

i will describe a specific Problem i had with a german Exchange Server Installation and BE2010

Backup Server: Windows Server 2008 R2 Standard German with Backup Exec 2010
Exchange Server: Windows Server 2003 R2 Standard German, Exchange 2007

The Backup Exec Remote Agent was upgraded from 12.5 with a push installation.
Exchange GRT Backup always reported Back that the CDO is too old or not installed.

"V-79-57344-4615 - To support individual mailbox message and folder restores from Information Store backups, you must download and install the Microsoft Exchange Server MAPI Client and Collaboration Data Objects package version 06.05.7888 or later on the Exchange 2007 server. This package can be found on the Microsoft web site. "

After lot of research and try and error i found out following....

Swathi Turlapaty | 24 Mar 2010 | 2 comments

Here is the uptated list of the Top 20 Knowledge Base articles for Backup Exec, NetBackup and Enterprise Vault.  Check this list out to see if your issue has already been addressed. Good Luck!

Top 20 Backup Exec Articles


Article ID

Article Title



Device jobs remain in a "pending" or "Queued" state indefinitely and "scheduled" jobs do not run at their appropriate time.



What rights does the Backup...

Karthikeyan Sundaram | 16 Feb 2010 | 2 comments

  Validation of your Knowledge on NetBackup 7.0 Will be ready by September 2010


Upcoming Exam Releases

In 2010, Symantec plans to release the following new Symantec Certified Specialist (SCS) exams: 

  1. Administration of Symantec Backup Exec 2010 for Windows Servers (August 2010)
  2. Administration of Veritas NetBackup 7.0 for Windows (September 2010)
  3. Administration of Veritas NetBackup 7.0 for Unix (September 2010)
  4. Administration of Symantec Enterprise Vault 9.0 for Exchange (November 2010)
If you would like to provide valuable input by participating in our beta exams or would like to get added to our mailing list and be the first to hear about new exam releases email us at


Swathi Turlapaty | 25 Jan 2010 | 19 comments

Good news! Backup Exec 2010 has launched today with the Trialware available for download from February 1, 2010. The new product encompasses great new features like Deduplication and Unified Archiving. To read the complete list of new features key benefits and to download the trailware, please visit  the Backup Exec website.

Have questions on how to upgrade?  Please refer to this document that walks you through the upgrade process.

Getting back to Connect, we have created some great information in regards to the new product launch. Here is a video that explains the product's...