Symantec System Recovery 2013 Monitor
In this blog lets look at some of the features and capabilities of Symantec System Recovery 2013 Monitor. This blog is continuation of the introductory blog available at:
Symantec System Recovery Monitor 2013 provides users a choice to have one of the two views possibl: “Category” view and “All computers view”. To switch between these two views press ctrl+T
All computer view
SSR Monitor also provides the capability to add remote computers in a bulk fashion – using Import feature. To use the import feature user needs to set the “Default domain account” in the settings.
The applications settings:
- Facilitates user to configure application behavior
- Configuration settings are stored locally under the user account
- Default Domain Account allows the user to specify single set of credentials to monitor multiple machines
If SSR and SSR-Monitor are installed on the same computer then SSR-Monitor facilitates ‘1-to-1 mgmt’ feature using local SSR console. Users can launch SSR console of the added machine using the “Connect to Console” option[select and right click machine>Connect to console”] or by clicking on the “View Console” link. To enable the Connect to Console feature, make sure that one of the following versions is installed on the host computer:
- Backup Exec System Recovery v9.0.5 or above.
- Symantec System Recovery 10.0.2 or above.
It supports monitoring mixed environments where a computer is standalone or it is part of a domain/workgroup.
More in the next blog. Stay Tuned!
The hyperlink for the next blog in this series: