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Symantec Backup Exec

Backup Exec 2012 is one integrated product that protects virtual and physical environments, simplifies both backup and disaster recovery, and offers unmatched recovery capabilities. Powered by Symantec V-Ray technology, Backup Exec 2012 restores entire servers, critical Microsoft applications, and VMware or Microsoft Hyper-V virtual environments to dramatically minimize business downtime.
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Backup Exec 2012

Symantec Backup Exec 2012 is one integrated product that protects virtual and physical environments, simplifies both backup and disaster recovery, and recovers data or systems at any scale, from an individual item to an entire server.
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Top 10 Reasons to Upgrade to Backup Exec 2012

Business today is all about efficiency—and upgrading to Symantec Backup Exec 2012 can help save you time and money.

What to Look for in a Data Protection Solution for Virtual Environments

Here are the top "must have" features to consider to ensure your backup and recovery solution provides the best data and system protection for any virtual environment.

Backup Exec 2012 Agents and Options

Symantec Backup Exec 2012 Agents and Options enhance and extend the Backup Exec features, capabilities, and platform support.

Backup Exec 2012 Feature Comparison Matrix

Take a closer look at the new key features and innovations introduced in Backup Exec 2012 and previous versions of Backup Exec.

White Papers

Conquering the Top 5 Enterprise Data Protection Challenges

This article discusses Today's datacenters face a gauntlet of challenges including protection of physical and virtual environments, fast recovery of data, reducing backup times and storage requirements, server consolidation, and disaster recovery. How are savvy CIO's conquering these types of challenges? Find out how in this white paper by vExpert, David Davis.
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Solving Common Data Protection Challenges - Advice from the Trenches

This article discusses Today's datacenter administrators have more to deal with than ever before. Not only are they expected to protect every virtual machine and file in the datacenter but they must do it under the pressure of constant change. Find out how what smart admins are doing to make data protection, disaster recovery, data restoration, and server consolidation, easy in this white paper by vExpert, David Davis.

Achieving Best Practices for Virtual Machine Backup and Recovery

This ESG Lab Validation report documents hands-on testing of today's virtual server data protection and identifies the market leaders. Download it now to find out how each solution measured up against best practices in virtual data protection.

Four simple steps to create a dependable Disaster Recovery Plan

This paper covers four simple steps, customized to fit your situation, to prepare you should a disaster strike. If you need help creating your disaster recovery plan, be sure to contact your Symantec representative for more best practices and advice.

Accelerate your Success Through Virtualization

Learn more about a unified solution for backup and recovery of your virtual environment.

Virtual Machine Backup and Recovery: Five Critical Decisions

This paper explores the five critical decisions organizations must adhere to when building a backup and recovery plan to prevent the complexity of virtualization.

Assessing the TCO of Unified vs. Parallel Backup Solutions for Virtual Environments

This RSG white paper covers what to look for in a virtualization protection solution as well as whether to consider the merits of a separate solution for protecting one’s virtual environment, compared with using a unified solution that offers comparable virtualization protection capabilities.

Windows Server 2012 Migration/Virtualization Survey Report

Take a closer look at organizations attitudes towards Windows Server 2012 migration, what their adoption plans are and discover the latest virtualization trends in Symantec’s Windows Server 2012 Migration/Virtualization survey findings.

Info-Tech Research Vendor Landscape: Virtual Backup Software

Evaluate virtual backup software to end the arguing between virtual and backup admins

Shedding Light on Backup and Availability Challenges in Virtual Environments

Organizations no longer have to navigate through the dark unknowns of their virtual environments. V-Ray technologies from Symantec can help organizations see their way to accelerate virtualization adoption and deliver the agile business-critical services they require.

Eight Reasons to Use One Backup Solution for Virtual and Physical Machines

This white paper contains eight reasons why using one backup solution for your physical and virtual machines is better than two backup products. Access this resource now to learn why one backup is ideal for optimizing costs, ensuring uptime and innovation, and explore four downfalls of having two backups deployed.

Cloud, Appliance, or Software? How to Decide Which Backup Solution Is Best for Your Small or Midsize Organization.

Emerging technologies such as cloud computing, analytics, social media, and mobility are transforming businesses, helping companies lower costs, increase production outputs, and improve business processes and operations.

Taking the Leap to Virtualization Counsel in eDiscovery

Find out the best way to implement a virtualization solution to allow you to do more with less and free up IT staff to focus on strategic projects that help your company grow.

Symantec Backup Exec 2010: Addressing the Root Causes of Inefficiency in Data

Enterprise Strategy Group (ESG) white paper examines how Backup Exec 2010 increases storage optimization, reduces capacity requirements and eliminates redundancy in data protection processes.

Top Data Protection Challenges in Mixed Physical and Virtual Server Environments

Enterprise Strategy Group (ESG) white paper examines the Top 6 challenges SMBs face when developing data and system protection solutions.

A Practical Guide to Protecting and Leveraging Your Virtual Environment for Rapid Recovery

A common roadblock to rolling out virtualization more broadly is legitimate concerns about availability and disaster recovery for virtualized machines. Get the straight answers by downloading this eBook.

Meeting the Top Backup Challenges in Small and Medium Business Environments

Taneja Group Technology Analysts Solution Profile: Examines top challenges SMBs need to consider as they develop comprehensive data and system protection solutions.

Windows Enterprise Data Protection with Backup Exec—Best Practices for Implementing a Centralized,SAN-Based Infrastructure

Central Admin Server Option, Backup Exec Infrastructure Manager, SAN Shared Storage Option, and dynamic disk-based data protection. These four features are the subjects of this paper


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