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Convert Backups to Virtual Machines

Created: 29 Jul 2013 | 5 comments
melkii's picture

Hello! 

SBE 2012 make protect Red Hat KVM and Xen?

SBE make Convert Backups to Virtual Machines for KVM and Xen?

 

Thx

 

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sidd3009's picture
Hello Melkii,
For a Backup to Virtual conversion, the only supported Operating Systems are: 
Windows Server 2003 (Service Pack 2 or later)
Windows Server 2003 R2 (Service Pack 2 or later)
Windows Server 2008
Windows Server 2008 R2 (only 64 bit). 
 
You may refer to page 38 of the Software Compatibility List for Backup Exec 2012 to get more details on it: http://www.symantec.com/business/support/index?page=content&id=TECH175581

Regards,

Siddhant Saini
Advanced Technical Support Engineer, Symantec Corporation 
www.symantec.com

Kunal.Mudliyar's picture

Backup Exec only protects VMs Vmware and Hyper V hosts

 

Backup Exec only converts physical servers to Vmware and Hyper V hosts

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CraigV's picture

sidd3099 stated that already...please stop repeating information! The SCL that was linked too will also contain this information!

Thanks!

Alternative ways to access Backup Exec Technical Support:

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

Kunal.Mudliyar's picture

I am guessing the query was related to Xen and redhat KM hosts and sid`s information was  related to the virtual machies supported for conversion.

 

Technical Support

Symantec

melkii's picture

Thx.

For Virtual envoriement only:

Hyper-v and Vmware.