Symantec Backup Exec 2014 Small Business Edition OLP 1-Year (Basic Support)
Symantec Backup Exec 2014 Small Business Edition
Comprehensive Small Business Backup and Recovery
For the busy business, Symantec Backup Exec Small Business
Edition replaces confusion with confidence, offering complete data protection
set-up in less than 10 minutes through three simple steps. In one simple yet
comprehensive package proven in millions of installations worldwide, you get a
total solution for data backup, system restoration and disaster recovery.
Data Protection in Three Simple Steps
In less than 10 minutes and with three simple steps, Backup Exec replaces
confusion with confidence: your business critical data is covered.
A complete solution for both system recovery and data
retrieval, from any individual file to a full server. In the event of disaster
or delay, Backup Exec means total control, quick and complete.
Bundles Symantec's leading technology for backup and
recovery into an affordable solution that's designed specifically for up to 3
servers/applications whether physical or virtual.
This is an
electronic license only product, and you'll receive an email with your license
information 2-4 business days after your order is placed. If you do not have
installation media, the software can be downloaded from Symantec.
You cannot install a Backup Exec server on a computer that runs the Windows
Server Core installation option of Windows Server 2008/2012. You can only
install the Backup Exec Agent for Windows on Server Core computers.
On the computers that run Windows 2003, ensure that those computers have Windows
Imaging Component installed before you install Backup Exec 2014.
Windows Imaging Component is required to install Backup Exec 2014.
See the Microsoft website for more information on downloading and installing
Windows Imaging Component.
You cannot install SQL Express or SQL Server on a Windows Server 2008 computer
that is configured in a Read Only Domain Controller (RODC) role. The Read Only
Domain Controller role does not let you use the local accounts that are required
for SQL Express and SQL Server. When you install Backup Exec on an RODC computer
you must select a remote SQL instance for the Backup Exec Database.
For Windows Server 2012 and later computers, you cannot install Backup Exec or
the Agent for Windows on a volume that is enabled for deduplication in Windows
or a ReFS volume.
Internet Explorer 7.0 or later
Intel Pentium, Xeon, AMD, or compatible
800 x 600
Default instance database repository
SQL Express 2008 R2 SP2
1GB RAM above the operating system's requirements for the exclusive use by
Recommended: 2 GB RAM (or more for better performance)
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
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 documentation for instructions on how to view or
set the paging file size.
For memory requirements for the Deduplication Option, you should review the
topic 'Requirements for the Deduplication Option' in the Backup Exec 2014
Installation disk space
1.26 GB (Typical installation)
1.91 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 525 MB is required
for SQL Express. Any disk storage that you use also requires additional space.
he following hardware is recommended:
• Network interface card or a virtual network adapter card
• CD/DVD drive
• A mouse
Storage Hardware You can use storage media drives, robotic libraries, removable
storage devices, and non-removable hard drives.
You can find a list of compatible types of storage at the following URL:
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.