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January 28, 2009  3:56 AM

Symantec Backup Exec Fun

Posted by: Nathan Simon
backup exec compression, backup failing, compression not enabled, how to check for compression, SGMON.EXE, Symantec Backup Exec, Symantec Backup Exec 12.5d, Symantec Backup Exec Speed issues, tape backup

Backup Exec is a great application, my personal favorite. Recently I had issues with a backup, as you can see in one of my previous posts... the backup works fine, although compression will not turn on. It is known by most Backup Exec experts that Symantec Backup Exec enables compression when the...

January 5, 2009  1:06 AM

IBM ServeRaid

Posted by: Nathan Simon
backup to disk, dumplog, ibm, ServeRaid, ServeRaid Manager, tape backup, Windows Server 2003, xSeries

Here's an interesting issue that I came across. I have a few clients who are still using IBM Servers, the server referred to here is an x226 Server and a ServeRaid 7 controller. The client said that he would come in to work in the morning to check the backups and he would have to put in a reason...


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