The Symantec Backup Exec 2012: Administration course is designed for the data protection professional tasked with backing up and restoring critical data. This five-day, Instructor-led, hands-on class covers how to back up and restore data, configure storage devices, manage media, and maintain the Backup Exec database
Students also learn how to configure and work with various Backup Exec Agents, which protect applications like Microsoft Exchange, Microsoft SharePoint, and Microsoft SQL. The course also covers the Remote Agent for Linux and UNIX Servers, Agent for Active Directory, Virtual Environment Agents, and Backup Exec Private Cloud Services
In addition, students learn how to configure and work with Backup Exec Options, such as the Deduplication option and the Archiving Option
The new features and enhancements introduced in Backup Exec 2012 are also discussed in this course
Describe the basic functions of Backup Exec 2012.
Manage devices and media used by Backup Exec.
Run basic backup jobs.
Explain the new backup and restore workflows.
Restore backed-up data.
Tune device performance and maintain the Backup Exec database.
Protect remote servers using the appropriate Remote Agent.
Install, configure, and work with the following Backup Exec Options: Deduplication Option; Archiving Options
Use Backup Exec to protect databases and applications.
Install, configure, and work with the following Backup Exec Agents: Agent for Microsoft SQL Server; Agent for Microsoft Exchange; Agent for Microsoft SharePoint; Agent for VMware; Agent for Microsoft Hyper-V; Agent for Active Directory; Remote Agent for Linux and UNIX Servers
List the supported virtual conversion configurations.
Create a custom Simplified Disaster Recovery SDR disk.
Use Simplified Disaster Recovery SDR for disaster recovery.
List the types of Backup Exec private cloud services offerings.
List the new features and enhancements made to Backup Exec 2012.
List the End of Life Items.
You must have working knowledge of administration and configuration of the Windows Server 2003, and Windows Server 2008 platforms. You must also have experience configuring server software and hardware. Knowledge of domain security and experience with Active Directory and Windows Server 2008 are recommended
Knowledge of the following applications is beneficial, but not required
Microsoft SQL Server
Microsoft Exchange Server
Symantec Enterprise Vault
Microsoft SharePoint Portal Server
VMware virtual infrastructure
Symantec Backup Exec 2012: Install and Configure
About this course
Symantec's Education and Support Resources
Typographic conventions used in this course
Lesson 1: Backup Exec Fundamentals
Data bac kup basics
Symantec 's backu p solut ion of f erings
Backup Exec 2012 essent ials
Backup Exec architecture
Installing the managed Backup Exec server
Launching Backup Exec 2012
Updating Backup Exec 2012
Upgrading to Bac kup Exec 2012
Lesson 2: Devices and Media
Devices and media
Configuring storage devices
Lesson 3: Backing Up Data
Backup job basics
Configuring backup jobs
Running backup jobs
Backup and Restore view : Managing servers, backups, and jobs
GRT- enabled backups
Configuring Backup Exec to determine if a file is backed up
System state backup
Lesson 4: Restoring Data
Restore job basics
Running restore jobs
Lesson 5: Performance Tuning and Database Maintenance
Backup Exec database
Lesson 6: Virtual Machine Conversion
Conversion to virtual machines fundamentals
Supported virtual conversion configurations
Virtual conversion workflows
Lesson7: Simplified Disaster Recovery
Simplified Disaster Recovery fundamentals
What's new in SDR
Simplified Disaster Recovery: Backup
Simplified Disaster Recovery: Server restore workflow
Creating a custom SDR disk
Using SDR for disaster recovery
Symantec Backup Exec 2012: Manage and Administer
About This Course
Symantec 's Education and Sup port Resources
Typographic conventions used in this course
Lesson 1: Remote Agents
Agent for Windows
Remote Agent for Linux and UNIX Servers (RALUS)
Agent for Microsoft Active Directory
Lesson 2: Agent for Applications and Databases
Agent for Applications and Databases fundamentals
Installing Database Agents
Supported applications and databases
Lesson 3: Agent for Microsoft SQL Server
Microsoft SQL Server fundamentals
Agent for Microsoft SQL Server basics
Backing up Microsoft SQL Server
Restoring a Microsoft SQL Server database
Lesson 4: Agent for Microsoft Exchange Server
Microsoft Exchange Server basics
Agent for Microsoft Exchange Server fundamentals
Backup Exec 2012 support for Exchange 2010
Backing up Exchange
Lesson 5: Agent for SharePoint Server
SharePoint agent overview
Backing up SharePoint
Lesson 6: Virtual Environment Agents
Using the Agent for VMware
Using the Agent for Microsoft Hyper-V
Lesson 7: Archiving Options for Backup Exec 2012
Introduction to the Archiving Option
Installing the Archiving Option
Archiving Microsoft Exchange mailboxes
Archiving the File System
Creating an archive job
Restor ing data from archives
Protecting Archiving Option components
Lesson 8: Deduplication Option
Data deduplication and Open Storage Technology: Fundamentals
Backup Exec support for deduplication
Installing the Deduplication Option
Configuring the Deduplication Option
Performing data deduplication
Lesson 9: Backup Exec Private Cloud Services
Backup Exec private cloud services basics
Types of Backup Exec private cloud services offerings
If you need training for 3 or more people, you should ask us about onsite training. Putting
aside the obvious location benefit, content can be customised to better meet your
business objectives and more can be covered than in a public classroom. It's a cost effective option.
Submit an enquiry from any page on this site, and let us know you are interested in the requirements box, or
simply mention it when we contact you.