Provides complete protection of VMware and Hyper-V virtual machines with Host-level backup, powered by Symantecís V-Ray technology. Unlike other solutions, through a single pass backup, this powerful agent enables one-click recovery at the virtual machine, virtual disk, application, file/folder level and even granular objects from that same single image-level backup without restoring the entire virtual machine - eliminating the time and storage requirements of a second file level backup.
Protects an unlimited number of Microsoft or VMware guest virtual machines per host
Multiple data recovery options from a single pass backup in seconds: Full virtual machines Individual VMDK and VHD files Applications and databases Individual Files and Folders Granular data from virtualized Applications including; Exchange, SQL, SharePoint and Active Directory*
Verify the recoverability of VM backups Integration with VMwareís vSphere vStorage APIís to maximize backup and recovery performance Integration with Microsoft VSS for virtualized application protection Support for disk and tape storage environments * Requires the Agent for Applications and Databases, or Backup Exec 2012 V-Ray Edition
System Requirements for Backup Exec 2012 Agent For Vmware And Hyper-V Per Host Server Basic
Internet Browser Internet Explorer 7.0 or later.
Processor Intel Pentium, Xeon, AMD, or compatible.
SQL Server or SQL Express Service Pack 4 is required.
Memory Required: 512 MB RAM above the operating system's requirements. Recommended: 2 GB RAM (or more for better performance)
Please note: RAM requirements may vary depending on the operations performed, the options installed, and the specific computer configuration. For the Central Admin Server Option: 1 GB RAM is required; 2 GB RAM is recommended. Symantec Recovery Disk: 1 GB minimum (dedicated) for the multi-lingual version. Virtual Memory Recommendations: 20 MB above the Windows recommended size for total paging file size (total for all disk volumes). Refer to your Microsoft Windows help documentation for instructions on how to view or set the paging file size.
Installation Disk Space 1.44 GB (Typical installation) 2.32 GB (Includes all options) Note: Disk space requirements may vary depending on the operations performed, the options installed, and the specific system configuration. The Backup Exec database and catalogs require additional space. An additional 330 MB is required for SQL Express.
Other Hardware The following hardware is recommended:Network interface card or a virtual network adapter card. CD/DVD drive. (Recommended) A mouse.
Storage Hardware You can use storage media drives, robotic libraries, removable storage devices, and non-removable hard drives. Support is available for the first drive in each robotic library when you purchase Backup Exec. To enable support for each additional robotic library drive, you must purchase the Backup Exec Library Expansion Option.