Can I add a second domain controller for backup to my SBS 2003 network? I know it says that I can’t, but there has to be a hack or work around! Anyone? We need to have a backup ad machine!
Answer Question | July 22, 2010 7:35 PM
Backup, Domain Controller, Hacking tools and techniques, SBS 2003, SBS 2003 administration, SBS 2003 configuration
I want to copy all my MSWord documents to a CD. The computer insists that they are not my documents, but instead belong to HP Administrator, and tells me to contact my administrator. This is my computer, I am the administrator. How do I back up my files before my computer dies?
Answer Question | July 21, 2010 5:13 PM
Administrative privileges, Administrator account, Backup, Backup & recovery, Document archive, HP Pavilion, Microsoft Word
What is the right backup tape for me if I am trying to get 15 terabytes backed up? We currently have a LTO3 library but I would love to replace it with higher capacity tapes. Are there any that are reliable? What application should I be using for backups this huge?
Answer Question | July 22, 2010 2:05 PM
Backup, Storage products and equipment, Tape Backups, Tape storage, Terabyte
What are the signs that my RAID array is dying? Are there checks I can run? Can I add a hot spare to a RAID array with 6 disks in it? Will this help if one drive fails? What if multiple drives fail, what do I do then?
Answer Question | January 30, 2012 4:32 PM
Backup, Backup and Recovery Hardware, Hard drives, RAID, RAID Array
What is the proper way to fully backup my Exchange 2007 server so I can rebuild it in case of a disaster? We are preparing our disaster recovery plan for our Exchange 2007. We have bought an identical machine to the first and now we need to create a plan to back it up and [...]
Answer Question | July 20, 2010 1:54 PM
Backup, Exchange 2007, Exchange 2007 backup, Exchange Backup, Exchange Backup & Restore
I’m running Windows Server 2008. We have a lot of legacy data and current data. We need to back it all up on a tape library. What’s the best hardware and software to use to make this simple and idiot proof?
Answer Question | January 30, 2012 2:50 PM
Backup, Backup and Recovery Hardware, Backup software, Tape Backups, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server backup
What’s an appropriate disaster recovery plan for Windows Server 2003? What steps do I need to take to be able to rebuild my server from only tape backups? Do I need to reinstall the OS or can I simply restore? What programs do you use?
Answer Question | November 9, 2011 2:48 PM
Backup, Backup and recovery software, Disaster Recovery, Tape Backups, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server backup
I was wondering if we just got symantec endpoint protection 11.0 renewal do we also need a backup exec 2010?
Answer Question | November 8, 2011 6:09 PM
Backup, Backup and recovery software, Backup Exec, Backup Exec 11d, Symantec Endpoint Protection 11
How do i find out what are the current back ups scheduled on my system and when they are running?
Answer Question | June 30, 2010 6:37 PM
AS/400, AS/400 backup, Backup, Schedule Performance Index (SPI)
m running this code for backing up and to have backup log backup database adventureworks to disk = ‘g:radvent6.bak’ mirror to disk=’g:radvent7.bak’ with format,checksum,stop_on_error use adventureworks insert into HumanResources.department (name,groupname)values(‘dreee’,'reserch’) backup log adventureworks to disk=’g:radvent6.trn’ after the backup log command executes shows the error as The statement BACKUP LOG is not allowed while the recovery [...]
Answer Question | April 11, 2011 12:38 PM
Backup, Database Backup, SQL Server 2008
I currently have a three-year old ReadyNAS NV+ which offers 4 SATA drive bays with an implementation of RAID 5 across the drives. Each drive is 750GB, providing a virtual volume size of 2.25TB. When I set up this device, the largest drive on my network that I needed to backup was only 750GB. Now, [...]
Answer Question | June 14, 2010 6:00 PM
Backup, Backup software, Mac OS X, Storage in 2010
i want to take a backup of only *link objects in the tape device. 1)by using the commands and by using the BRMS…please its very urgent … 2) in the control groups without using the *exit progrms can i take a backup of only *link objects by using BRMS…please provide all the way of solutions…. thank you [...]
Answer Question | June 15, 2010 5:18 PM
Backup, BRMS, BRMS Control Group
Just a background, my volume group backup consumes 5 tapes. Backup using the “find . -print….” Now, I would like to restore a file which i know is from the 3rd tape. Using restore command restore -xvqf /dev/rmtx ./ /[filename] The system always ask for the first tape. Is there a restore command that can [...]
Answer Question | June 9, 2010 11:13 PM
AIX, Backup, Storage in 2010, Unix administration, Unix commands, Unix Servers, Unix tools
We have a data center I was thinking of acquiring a SAN unit from, then using DFS to copy server files to the SAN and then back that information to a remote storage site. How do I accomplish this with laptops? Do I use folder redirection, that takes too much time when logging in?
Answer Question | June 16, 2010 4:28 PM
Backup, Data Center management, DFS, Remote backups, SAN, Storage in 2010, Storage strategy
My windows sever 2003 (R2) has backup exec ver 10 running. I have continually had issues where it was not compressing files and would often have to change tapes mid-backup (the server has a single tape internal drive). But, that’s not the issue; I need help in determining how to locate the correct backup tape [...]
Answer Question | May 13, 2010 6:01 PM
Backup, Backup Exec 10, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2003 Backup
We have a password management server (Primary) & a back up server is set up as well. How do we switch over to a back up server if primary fails. Can someone explain what actions is required to switch over to a back up server. Thanks
Answer Question | December 15, 2010 4:10 PM
Backup, Password management, Password Management Server, Server Backup, Server management
Hello, hoping that you’ll be able to help me or point me in the right direction. I’m looking for a storage solution for my CA Arcserve Backups. (It utilizes a stagging method whereby it copies backup information to a disk first then migrates it to tape). I currently use a 2TB eSATA enclosure however as [...]
Answer Question | April 28, 2010 7:19 PM
ArcServe, ARCserve Backup 12, Backup, eSATA, Storage products and equipment
Looking to re-invent our Backup/Restore system. Throw everything out and start again. But where to start? What is the leading edge technology today, that once installed and setup, will allow me to forget B/R till 2020? I have over 1PByte of data to deal with. Whats the best backup strategy? Continual incremental? Tiering?
Answer Question | November 4, 2011 11:10 AM
Backup, Backup & restore, Backup Strategy, HP, NetApp
I am wondering if we should close all the files and log off every night to let the backup system work fine?? Otherwise it will skip the open files???? Is this true or we should change the setting to be able to run the full/differential backup completely? Currently it skips open files!! Appreciate any help, [...]
Answer Question | March 26, 2010 4:15 PM
Backup, Backup & recovery tools, Backup and recovery management software, backup system
We have an IBM Ultrium LT04 included in RHEL5 LPAR (IBM System i520) where we have the following problem: We can not generate back ups in compressed format (1.6 TB), we are only able to generate in the normal format (800 GB). Just in casa our back ups are processed in Red Hat Enterprise Linux [...]
Answer Question | February 25, 2010 10:14 PM
Backup, IBM Ultrium LT04, LT04, RHEL 5