Symantecs Backup Exec 2014 (BE2014) aims to remedy the shortcomings of its infamous predecessor.
Choices will be based on the storage already defined and active licenses but you could easily create a backup to disk job with tape staging for all your servers with just a few clicks.
The new features list is sandman neil gaiman epub tiny but the Backup Exec media server now supports Windows Server 20 R2 and the sorely missed job monitor gets reinstated.One partners response: Ouch I appreciate your intention but, sincerely, 3rd quarter 2014 GA?This still holds true with BE2014 and job creation is easy.Please, listen to this: Now all of my customer are using WS2012 and want to upgrade to WS2012R2 ok?(Note: Small typos from the original have been corrected.).If you dont want to run manual DR youll need to apply the BE2014 Service Pack 1 which adds SDR support for these host systems.Trust is a major factor here and Symantec is blowing it with Backup Exec.According to recent announcements, support for Windows Server 2012 R2 is officially (finally) slated for the third quarter of 2014.
Only the relevant options for the selected system are presented for data restoration.
Delays in support of standard technologies are forcing Backup Exec partners and customers to rely on old technologies, even if they are receiving the latest software updates under their maintenance contracts.
Along with improved backup and deduplication speeds, Symantecs granular recovery technology (GRT) now supports Microsoft Exchange 2013 and SharePoint 2013.
If customers purchase new servers that are on the Windows Server 2012 or 2012 R2 operating system, they cannot be backed up with Symantec Backup Exec.
For Symantec resellers, the same holds true.
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