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Backup Exec Installation (DAS/TAPE DRIVE/FILE SERVER/ect)

Created: 16 Sep 2011 • Updated: 20 Oct 2011 | 1 comment
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Dear Team,

We have a custumer who need to install Backup Exec 2010, and they need to configure  with the scenario:

  1. Installation to the file server
  2. Backup to the TAPEDRIVE
  3. Backup to the DAS Server
  4. Deduplication Option
  5. Recovery system Agent
  6. Backup Client Option

The Question is? 

  • What product should they use for the Backup Exec?
  • What licence they'll have?
  • Is there any articel or link for the best configuration for those scenario above?

Thanks and regard

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CraigV's picture

Hi,

So they'll need the following:

1. 1 x Media server license for Backup Exec 2010 R3.

2. 1 x Remote agent for Windows Servers for the DAS server (unless BE is being installed on this server in which case #1. above covers this).

3. 1 x Deduplication agent.

4. x-amount of RAWS agents for any remote agents NOT running an application like Exchange, in which case the Exchange agent includes a RAWS agent.

The link below is for Backup Exec's best practices. You can click on whichever link you require information on:

http://www.symantec.com/business/support/index?page=content&id=TECH126401

Thanks!

Alternative ways to access Backup Exec Technical Support:

https://www-secure.symantec.com/connect/blogs/alte...

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