Best practices for using Backup Exec 2012 with server clusters
|Article:HOWTO74445|||||Created: 2012-03-07|||||Updated: 2012-03-07|||||Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/HOWTO74445|
Best practices include tips and recommendations to help you use Backup Exec effectively in a clustered environment. For more information about Backup Exec and clustered environments, see the Backup Exec 2012 Administrator's Guide.
The following best practices apply when you use Backup Exec in clustered environments:
When you apply Backup Exec patches to clustered Backup Exec media servers or a central administration server, Symantec recommends the following to prevent possible data loss:
Use the Microsoft Cluster Administrator to set each of the clustered Backup Exec services so that they do not automatically restart after a failure occurs. By doing that, you prevent the cluster from changing nodes in the event of a failure.
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