• PowerEdge 2800 Tape Back up

    I Have a Dell 2800 PowerEdge Server and Living in Florida we get alot of storms. When Power failure occurs sometimes the Back up Tape has not completed, it does not eject the tape. I understand that but, what do I do to make sure the Data is fully backed up on the tape, so that I can change the...

    Jayman25 pointsBadges:
  • Symmetrix – choosing permanent or dynamic spare

    I have a permanent spare and dynamic spares are available in the symmetrix array when a disk is going to fail the data available in the failed disk will be copied to permanent or dynamic spare? How the disk choose whether the data has to be copied to permanent or dynamic spare?

    Bobbyzsss20 pointsBadges:
  • Can we simulate a library with multiple tape drives?

    We have several LTO3 tape drives instead of purchasing a library can we make use of the 4 drives like a library to span tapes without having to load new ones? Using Backup Exec 12 on Win 2008 R2.

    Karl Gechlik9,860 pointsBadges:
  • LTO 2 tape backup for Windows server 2003

    Using tapes (LTO2) from a Windows server 2003 and NTBackup. Is this possible? Can I backup to the tape and selectively restore? Or will I need more robust software?

    TeachMeIT975 pointsBadges:
  • Access is denied to Remote Agent (veritas backup verion 10.00)

    I got a job fail report, it says "[tt class="ERROR">Access is denied to Remote Agent. Check the login account for the specified device[/tt][tt class="ERROR">"[/tt]   it was working fine the other day, i check everything, i make sure the logon account for the veritas have admin rights and i have...

    Calvin05 pointsBadges:
  • Production SQL Database has been restored with Old database backup

    Dear Expert, I need your Advice, today in morning i run Symantec backup restore on SQL 2008 server where i overwrite the production Database with Old backup. Is there any way i can retreive the old Database until yesterday. i dnt have any backup of New database which i accidentally overwritten.  ...

    Aleem60015 pointsBadges:
  • Windows server 2008 data loss possible?

    we installed Window2008 in our new server in jUNE 09. tHEN IN sEPT 09 WE FOUND THAT 3 MONTHS OF DATA WERE LOST OVER NIGHT. ouR COMPUTER MAINTAINANCE ATTRIBUTED IT TO ROLLED BACK AND THE DEFAULT DATE ON THE OCMPUTER WAS RESETTED BACK TO JUNE. bACKED UP DATA WERE ALSO GONE. cAN THIS POSSIBLY HAPPEN?

    Siong5 pointsBadges:
  • Are LTO tapes backwards compatible. Why would I not be able to read old tapes?

    We have 6 year old LTO tapes. We are trying to restore data from them using a LTO4 drive. We can not read the tapes at all. Not even the label. Can this be fixed? Any ideas? The drives are backwards compatible right?

    Karl Gechlik9,860 pointsBadges:
  • ID Theft and National Security

    If it turns out, as I believe, that enemies of the United States are behind a lot of the major ID thefts in the US, that would mean that a lot of money is going to our enemies. Can we therefore surmise that those who mishandle our identity information, by means of their poor stewardship of our...

    InfoSafety75 pointsBadges:
  • How do I set up a NAS network drive and how is it accessed? What about security?

    How can I set up a NAS device on my network? Will the users access files directly on it? Do we need to set security here or will the device be an extension of one of my Windows servers using it’s security? What is common practice?

    Karl Gechlik9,860 pointsBadges:
  • Drive failed in RAID 5. Hotspare did not kick in.

    One drive failed in a 6 drive raid 5 array. There was a hot spare but it did not kick in. It says offline. What needs to be done to return the array to full working condition? I would like a hot spare as well.

    Karl Gechlik9,860 pointsBadges:
  • Setting up a backup AD server.

    what is the proper method of setting up a second AD server for backup and load balancing? What needs to be setup and what is the proper procedure?

    Karl Gechlik9,860 pointsBadges:
  • Security policy for decommissioning printers & copiers

    We are about to scrap several old copy machines. I know they have hard drives in them. Should they be removed, wiped or what are normal company procedures for destroying any potential data on it before decommissioning it.

    Karl Gechlik9,860 pointsBadges:
  • Tape availability in AS/400

    I have tapes in the library that are "inserted" how do i make them "avaiable" for backup?

    Chaster5 pointsBadges:
  • Can I speed up my LTO 4 daily tape backup?

    Backing up servers over a 100mbps node is very very slow. Is there anything that can be done to speed this up over the existing 100mbps line? The transfers seem to be going at around 7-12mbps. The server is a Windows 2000 Advanced server and the client machines are Windows 2003 R2 servers.

    Karl Gechlik9,860 pointsBadges:
  • prompt Outlook 2010 users to archive older emails 2 times a year

    Can we prompt Outlook 2010 users to archive older emails 2 times a year and bring up a wizard to do it? Will it also compact the folders or does this need to be done manually?

    Karl Gechlik9,860 pointsBadges:
  • Setting up backup Exchange Server

    How can I setup a backup exchange server? We have a MX record that points to our main box. I want the secondary MX record to point to the backup machine with a lower priority. How can I point clients to the backup machine if the primary one goes down?

    NewnanIT1,110 pointsBadges:
  • Help backing up Exchange database after changing backup software to Acronis

    via Exch System Mgr,(Exch 2003 on Server 2003) it shows that the database last full backup was done on 6/19/2010. Around this time I switched my backup software from Symantec Backup Exec to Acronis Backup & Recovery 10. It appears that Acronis is not able to backup the DB that same as Symantec. Can...

    JimCave5 pointsBadges:
  • TAR CVF commands and LTO

    Does anyone have anymore information regarding using TAR CVF commands to access LTO tapes regardless of what software was used to archive to those LTO tapes. Thanks Ken

    KenHansen15 pointsBadges:
  • View Files on Tape Backup

    How can I view the files on the back up tape itself and not the log? I need to verify which tape has the most recent files on it, out of several monthly tapes.

    Cooper201015 pointsBadges:

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