How to install the Symantec Backup Exec Agent for SAP Applications in Backup Exec 12.x and above

Article:TECH86448  |  Created: 2008-01-08  |  Updated: 2012-09-19  |  Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH86448
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Technical Solution


Subject

Issue



How to install the Symantec Backup Exec Agent for SAP Applications in Backup Exec 12.x and above?


Solution



The Backup Exec Agent for SAP Applications is a paid option and a corresponding license key should be installed on the Backup Exec media server.


For installing the license key on the Backup Exec Media Server:

1.Click on "Tools" > "Install Options and License Keys on this Media Server".

2.Enter the license key for Backup Exec for Windows Agent for SAP Applications and complete the wizard for the installation.



Refer to following steps for installing  Backup Exec for Windows Agent for SAP Applications on the SAP Server.

1.The SAP Agent is available now on the Backup Exec 12 for Windows Servers Linux/Unix/Macintosh Agents CD.


2. The SAP Agent is located in the WINNT\INSTALL path in the Backup Exec 12 for Windows Servers Linux/Unix/Macintosh Agents CD.


3.Double click on the SAP32 folder if the 32-bit version of the Backup Exec for Windows Agent for SAP Applications is required.

Select the SAP64 folder if the 64-bit version of the Backup Exec for Windows Agent for SAP Applications is required.


4.Double click on setup.exe.



5.Click "Next" on Welcome screen as shown in Figure 1.


Figure1.

 




6.Click  "Next" on the "Install Menu" screen as shown in Figure 2.


Figure 2.

 




7.On the Destination folder screen, click on "Change" and select a destination path for the SAP Agent as shown in Figure 3.



Figure 3.

 



Ensure that SAP agent is installed in the same path where BRTOOLS exist on the SAP server.

By default BRTOOLS  are located  in X:\usr\sap\<SID>\sys\exe\run on the SAP server.


8.Click on "Install" to complete the installation as shown in Figure 4.


Figure 4.

 















 



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