- Integrated high speed data deduplication: Reduces bandwidth usage, backup window, and storage capacity needed for backups allowing for faster backups.
- Support for Windows 8 and Windows Server 2012
- 256-bit Advanced Encryption Standards (AES) encryption
Volume Shadow Copy Service (VSS) Option for PST backups
Provides support for VSS enabled PST backups.
Microsoft Office 64-bit support
The Symantec Backup Exec Desktop and Laptop Option Agent and all its components are now compatible with Microsoft Office 2010(both the 32-bit and 64-bit versions).
- Automated file protection: The Desktop and Laptop Option automates the copying of user files to a network share.
- Offline backup/restore: When users are offline, the Desktop and Laptop Option will backup files to a local folder accessible to users for restore. Once connection is restored, data will be moved from the local file to the network share.
- Scheduling: Files can be backed up continuously, scheduled, periodically or manually.
- File compression: Automatically compresses files before backing them up for faster backups while minimizing storage.
- Flexible deployment: Centralized management for thousands of desktops and laptops