A Direct Access enabled backup job targeted to an OST DataDomain device using the Deduplication Option for Backup Exec 2010 completes with exceptions as "Direct Access is enabled for this job, but it could not be used".
|Article:TECH141046|||||Created: 2010-10-01|||||Updated: 2012-12-03|||||Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH141046|
A Direct Access enabled backup job targeted to an OST DataDomain device using the Deduplication Option completes with exceptions.
Direct Access is enabled for this job, but it could not be used.
BE 2010 R2, BE 2010 and OST DataDomain Device.
OST DataDomain device plug-in needs to be installed on required remote server.
First check the HCL if the device is supported. If supported, then the OST plug-in needs to be installed on the remote server along with the Remote Agent for Windows Servers (RAWS) in order run a backup to the Datadomain device using the Direct Access option.
Contact DataDomain (EMC) to obtain the plug-in to be installed on the required server.
For more information refer to: http://www.datadomain.com/pdf/h7144-datadomain-boost-for-backupexec-so.pdf
Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH141046