System requirements for Backup Exec System Recovery Manager

Article:HOWTO13743  |  Created: 2008-01-05  |  Updated: 2013-10-17  |  Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/HOWTO13743
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Environment


System requirements for Backup Exec System Recovery Manager

To install and use this product, your computer must meet the following minimum requirements:

Table: Minimum system requirements

Component

Requirements

Processor

Pentium 3: 1 GHz or higher (Pentium 4: 3.0 GHz or higher recommended)

Operating system

Several versions of Microsoft Windows are supported.

See Supported Windows operating systems.

RAM

The memory requirements for the two main components are as follows:

  • Backup Exec System Recovery Manager server: 1 GB (2 GB if you are using Windows Server 2008 Standard/Enterprise/Datacenter or Windows Web Server 2008)

  • Backup Exec System Recovery Manager console: Dependent on the operating system

Available hard disk space

The hard disk space requirements for each component are as follows:

  • Backup Exec System Recovery Manager console: 100 MB

  • Backup Exec System Recovery Manager server: 750 MB

  • Backup Exec Retrieve: 15 MB

  • Microsoft .NET Framework 2.0: 280 MB (32-bit computers); 610 MB (64-bit computers)

  • Storage space on the network for the recovery points

Software

Microsoft .NET Framework 2.0 is required to run Backup Exec System Recovery Manager and Backup Exec System Recovery on client computers.

When you start the Backup Exec System Recovery Manager console for the first time, .NET is automatically installed if it does not already exist or an older version exists. However, it does not get installed when Backup Exec System Recovery is installed on client computers.

Note:
Microsoft .NET Framework 2.0 must be installed on client computers before you install Management Control.



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