Backup Exec Device and Media Service fails to start with error 0xe0008144 and Event ID 33152 is logged in Event Viewer showing Adamm Database Event: Open Database Connection Failed!.
Error 0xe0008144 : 0xe0008144
Attempt to start Device and Media Service fails with the above mentioned error.
Following Event is seen in the Event Viewer:
Type : Error
Event ID : 33152
Adamm Database Event: Open Database Connection Failed!
Error = ERROR DATABASE_DOES_NOT_EXIST
Server = "LOCAL"
Active Node = ""
Instance = "BACKUPEXEC"
Database = "BEDB"
Connection String = "DRIVER=SQL Server:SERVER=LOCAL
The Backup Exec Device and Media Service could not connect to the specified database. Ensure that the specified database is running.
- "Database Instance Name"="BKUPEXEC" (Which is the instance of backup exec that is being used)
- "Database Server Name"="SYMANTEC" (Server name that backup exec is residing on)
- "ODBC Driver Connection"="DRIVER=SQL Server;SERVER=SYMANTEC\BKUPEXEC;DATABASE=BEDB" (With the previous entries server name that was used)
6. If issues persists and media server is Windows 2003, then repair the Microsoft Data Access Components (MDAC) per the following technote: