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I have two servers....working on 2003 server.....server1 and Server2.User save their data in Server1 which have no tape Drive.In server2 there is a tape drive.i want to take backup in tapedrive from server1.i am using Veritas backup software...let me know if it is possible.

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by:anjos
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Simple answer is that it's possible. You can specify to save resources on other computers across the network to the computer veritas is installed on.
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by:CSIPComputing
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You need to licence Backup Exec for both servers, and then deploy the Remote Agent to Server 1 (where the user data is stored).

You can then create (or modify) a Backup Job on Server 2 (with the tape drive in it) to include drives, directories, system state etc from Server 1.
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by:JPbrand
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I have to managed in 01 license as i have one Tape drive.Is it possible to  share tape drive .
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The tape drive is not the thing that is licenced, it is the Server Software (Agent) - So you *do* need a further licence.

Deploy the server agent to the second server, and create a backup job on the server with the tape drive to backup the remote server.
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