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The entire size of VMDK file is backed up when backing up VMware virtual machine with thin-provisioned disk

Created: 28 May 2013 • Updated: 28 May 2013
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Product(s): Backup Exec, Backup Exec - 2010, Backup Exec - 2012
Severity: Data threat/Security vulnerability
Status: Investigating/gathering information
Tech Note: More Information

The entire size of VMDK files is backed up when backing up a VMware virtual machine with thin-provisioned disks using the Agent for VMware Virtual Infrastructure (AVVI) due to VMware KB #2039052.

For more information please check the following article.
http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH206673