Main features of Backup Exec Infrastructure Manager (BEIM).

Article:TECH77735  |  Created: 2009-01-08  |  Updated: 2010-01-18  |  Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH77735
Article Type
Technical Solution


Environment

Issue



Main features of Backup Exec Infrastructure Manager (BEIM).

Solution




Backup Exec 12.5 Infrastructure Manager is powered by Altiris technology to provide a
number of features designed to solve the major problems of managing a large scale
deployment of Backup Exec.

Main features of Backup Exec Infrastructure Manager (BEIM) are listed below.

• Centralized discovery and inventory of Backup Exec Servers, Agents, and Options
• Centralized creation and management of standardized Backup Exec installation
packages for your specific environment
• Centralized creation and management of Backup Exec 9.1-12.5 version upgrade
packages
• Centralized view of protected vs. unprotected systems by Backup Exec to determine
which systems are at risk
• Centralized creation and management of Backup Exec patches and updates to all
remote systems, including Backup Exec Agents on Windows, Linux, MAC, UNIX
• Centralized Backup Exec license usage management and reporting
• Centralized Backup Exec disk consumption monitoring of Backup Exec catalog and
backup-to-disk (B2D) folder storage
• Centralized command-line script management for automating Backup Exec tasks
remotely without the need for command-line text entry
• Centralized Backup Exec diagnostics and log gathering for troubleshooting and
Technical Support assistance


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338310


Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH77735


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