Anyone Familiar With Veritas Back-up Exec?
i hate this software. Is there any official SLA on user requested data restores, as opposed to your DR SLA for RPO/RTO? permalinkembedsaveparentgive goldload more comments(1 reply)[–]PachinkoGear 1 point2 points3 points 11 months ago(1 child)I've used one Datto unit for three years and have nothing but good things to say... If my data drives were not ISCSI then I would use VEEAM for everything. http://zenproject8reviews.com/anyone-familiar/anyone-familiar-w-act-9-0.html
Don't look a gimp horse in the mouth. permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–]mcwiggin 8 points9 points10 points 11 months ago(10 children)Austin here.. I spent over 2 months going back and forth with them for a backup issue in cataloging a SharePoint DB. permalinkembedsavegive goldload more comments(1 reply)[–]punisher1005 1 point2 points3 points 11 months ago(0 children)FOR FUCKS SAKE I CAN SEE THE FILE IN THE BACKUP. http://www.techrepublic.com/article/perform-painless-backups-with-veritas-backup-exec/
You fight against every single thing in each system it reaches into that causes its backups to fail. I didn't set this up. Replicated copies will replicate cryptolocker changes, and will replicate user destruction of files, and you need that backup to escape from those situations.
Connect with top rated Experts 27 Experts available now in Live! Our Unitrends solution is worse than our Backup Exec solution ever was. Still, support is pretty bad, KBs confusing and unreliable. Server groupings does not mean less jobs it's just a view to show you servers that match a specific criteria and I'm pretty sure you can have servers in multiple groups??
Sysadmin 1 point2 points3 points 11 months ago(0 children)Has that actually passed muster and is recommended for production use now? Bottom line we cannot replicate our backups as they are as they have been with the BE2010 product. 0 Kudos Reply « Previous 1 2 3 42 Next » For my VM's I use VEEAM. In a nutshell: Base job runs --> duplicate ques to run --> duplicate cant kick off because of everything is running slow --> Base job runs again --> BE wipes out
Next, its easy to set up. permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–]Hellman109Windows Sysadmin 1 point2 points3 points 11 months ago(0 children) is one SAN going down and services failing over to the other really a disaster? permalinkembedsavegive gold[–]palindromereverser 0 points1 point2 points 11 months ago(11 children)What is a good alternative? Massive piece of shit.
Do you mind emailing me? https://www.experts-exchange.com/questions/21410105/Veritas-Backup-Exec-Active-Directory-Restore-difficulty.html permalinkembedsavegive gold[–]sudz3 1 point2 points3 points 11 months ago(0 children)Wierd. permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–]telemecanique 3 points4 points5 points 11 months ago*(0 children). permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–]snorkel42 0 points1 point2 points 11 months ago(0 children)Yeah, it amazes me how frequently management fails to consider that there may be a reason that a product is so much cheaper than
permalinkembedsavegive gold[–]RedemptionsJack of All Trades 2 points3 points4 points 11 months ago(1 child)As someone who has Veeam, and is doing some groundwork on a DR site, can you give me the $5 tour this content However, sometimes user accidentally erased their important data from the Storage devices. Your source for IT Burnout Testing. " permalinkembedsaveparentgive goldload more comments(1 reply)[–]davidreichert 2 points3 points4 points 11 months ago(0 children)"100% Data Loss Guarantee!" "Now with more bugs!" "You're gonna love the reboots!" "Say The product went years with little to no updates other then bug fixes.
I then have to sit for 3 hours and wait for the logs to be collected again before they will action the call. Part 2 is that BE writes SO SLOW that it cant get through all the daily duplicates in a day and it wont back que duplicate Diffs. the other vm could be fired up in another location, since we have a backup. weblink This was after I had already dealt with EMC ensuring it wasn't something from their end.
Had to do it twice, but it's been working without issues for 11 months now. In most organizations, VMs contain many duplicate copies of data, such as VMs deployed from the same template, VMs with the same OS, or VMs that h… VMware Storage Software Virtualization We only had 2.2 TB of data to back up.
After trying a few products we wound up going with Acronis.
Unlike many programs, it assumes the user is bright enough to leave the archive server on and schedules the jobs for 7:00 P.M., after the normal business day, with the full You can change the options later, but it’s always better to set the defaults correctly from the beginning. You will find a few tips below relating to the development of such a plan and to what issues one should pay special attention in the course of backup planning. which does not allow me to remove the old server yet.
No thanks. permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–]asailor4you 1 point2 points3 points 11 months ago(0 children)I have to agree with you on this. permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–]tguru 1 point2 points3 points 11 months ago(0 children)Commvault 11 is pretty amazing permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–]Win_SysSysadmin 0 points1 point2 points 11 months ago(0 children)I only use it for file based backups and for that it http://zenproject8reviews.com/anyone-familiar/anyone-familiar-with-this.html Basic policy.
You should only need this immediately after installation or when troubleshooting hardware.Create disaster recovery boot diskThis feature lets you create a bootable CD, DVD, or even a tape to facilitate quick The services fail constantly. Yeah Id consider that a disaster. so we've never had the required Full on site in order to be able to restore a file from a day before's Incremental.
permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–]gex80Wannabe VMware Admin[S] 5 points6 points7 points 11 months ago(1 child)I'm in the process of doing scorched earth as well. And she didn't have access to Symantec's version and Veritas' version wouldn't open it. You scratch your head and figure you'll get better with this product. Again, atleast a million a day permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[+][deleted] 11 months ago(3 children)[deleted] [–]MiserygutSr.
Then another, then another, then another, and it's rinse, repeat, rinse repeat. permalinkembedsavegive gold[–]crossedreality 1 point2 points3 points 11 months ago(0 children)Good luck. It's tempting to simply upgrade whatever you have in place, but after years of less than stellar releases from Symantec the time finally came to find a replacement. Usually this involves spinning up an isolated server, mounting a snapshot volume, and then manually extracting the files, database copies, etc.
Instead I can toss them each as they die and replace them with full machines that run much better. The up-front cost of Arcserve Backup is a bit lower than Barracuda, but over time I think you'd pay more in upgrades and backup hardware with that solution than with Barracuda.Have It installs on your server or workstation in a similar manner to BE and can backup to tape or external drives, among other options. It is pretty well known that most stuff produced by Symantec is a bomb waiting to explote.
thats not a disaster, but it would be a pain in the ass in general. I found a pack of folders that just won't back up with BE and kept failing the job, so I peeled those to a different job. You dream of those green checkmarks across the board.