We're still on Backup Exec 2012, and the compression I'm getting is about 1.3:1 with no encryption. 0 Serrano OP Vivek (Symantec) Aug 12, 2014 at 6:16 UTC Premier Field Engineering 51,864 views 13:16 Backup Exec 2012 VMware Full Backup - Duration: 5:58. Guess we will just buy one and see what happens? 0 Jalapeno OP Ken48 Aug 7, 2014 at 1:26 UTC LOL we just noticed from that PIC that Good news though pure software compression has worked and i can fit an entire backup on an LTO4 tape but this is only a temporary fix (due to time constraints hardware have a peek at this web-site
VMsources Virtualization 345,442 views 11:51 Symantec Backup Exec 2012 Webinar - Duration: 49:38. I have a IBM x3650 m3 server with an adaptec ultra 320scsi running an IBM LTO4 tape drive I set the backup job to run and it gets to the native Ensure that Compression is enabled. Agsin we are working on a solution to this.
I have checked, and the tape drives are running the current firmware, and the HP Tape Tools tell me that the compression is working using their tests. Sign in Transcript Statistics 5,303 views 0 Like this video? If not, you just can't get the 1:1 ratio. Bews2012 31,018 views 5:58 How to setup a backup job in Symantec Backup Exec 2012 - Duration: 2:11.
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These jobs have now been imported from BE2010 and have been set up from scratch when the software was installed. Check This Out Shop Now Join & Write a Comment Already a member? There is just something not right. Some data types compress poorly such as .zip, media files etc.
Should be able to contact support for the hardware and get some help to get hardware compression working. 0 Poblano OP Doug D Oct 1, 2009 at 11:52 You may get a better answer to your question by starting a new discussion. Thanks for the suggestions. I'll update once I have more info. 0 Poblano OP Terry2622 Oct 1, 2009 at 10:55 UTC Use hardware compression, if it's available. Most http://giltronix.com/backup-exec/backup-exec-2010-software-compression-not-working.html CraigV Moderator on 05-20-2014 04:02 AM Options Mark as Read Mark as New Bookmark Highlight Print Email to a Friend Report Inappropriate Content on 05-20-2014 04:02 AM ...interesting that the questions
Compression ratio is the ratio of a file’s original size divided by its compressed size. Not sure if that's the same issue Ken48 is running into or not. It's correct that the tape drive's compression is normally not as efficient as the zip utility on your computer... When we enable the compression on the drive with HP Tapetools the drive is ok.
Loading... Software Compression: Software compression is something which can be configured in the Backup Exec. It can be better explained with an example.