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where do I install the Symantec Backup Agent

Created: 31 Oct 2013 • Updated: 11 Nov 2013 | 3 comments
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Hello I am new here and i need some help !!

I made a failover cluster on two servers (s1 & s2). On each server there is a virtual machine. Both servers share a drive via iscsi located on a third machine. Now I installed the Symantec Backup Exec (trial since i am testing) on another computer having the windows 2008 server 64bits. My goal is just to backup the two virtual machines ONLY.  I am stuck with 'where do i install the Symantec backup agent ? '' , is it on the two servers ? if yes how do i backup the VMs ? or is it on the VMs themselves? or is it on the third machine mentionned earlier ?

THANK YOU VERY MUCH

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CraigV's picture

Hi,

You install the media server portion on a designatged server. Once done, you can do a push-installation of the RAWS agent onto those 2 remote servers.

Check the TN below:

http://www.symantec.com/business/support/index?page=content&id=TECH179142

Thanks!

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CraigV's picture

...thumb's up has been removed, so not a hassle...yes

Glad to have helped!

Thanks!

Alternative ways to access Backup Exec Technical Support:

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