We run 3 servers, one of which is MS Windows 2003 Standard Server in a MS SBS domain. This server runs business-critical SQL and a raft of shared documents and backs up onto an AIT tape drive using Backup Exec 11d .
The company wants a simple disaster recovery option for their SQL data etc using a backup server that will remain off-site and not connected directly to the domain, although the server has been joined during installation of the OS to the domain and DCPROMO run on it. It will also run Backup Exec 11d.
When I tried today to restore a backup tape to the off-site server the restore fails with an authentication error. Obviously the server that was backed up and the server I am trying to restore to are two seperate servers yet they both have the same log-on credentials for the domain account and the BE account.
What have I missed here?