Vmware Backup Requirement:
Backup Exec - AVVI agent licence
ESX - Vstorage API licence
>> Through ESXi directly Requires a root account or an account equal to access the Vm and take snapshot.
>> Through Vcenter as described in the Article Here
Other requirements: (GRT And NON GRT)
>> Fault Tolerance based machine does not allow snapshot, hence avoid backing Up FT based VM's or Turn off FT on the machines
>> Either Vmware snapshot Provider or BE vss provider is a Must for Application level GRT.(recommended BE VSS)
Incremental and differential Job requirement:
>> hardware version: 7 for the virtual machines
>> Policy based full and Incremental/differential Job
>> change block tracking should be enabled (by default it is enabled , otherwise backup exec uses vstorage to enable...