Supported Target Systems

The Backup Exec Server scan tasks are supported on the following platforms

  • Veritas Backup Exec 21.2

  • Veritas Backup Exec 21.1

  • Veritas Backup Exec 21

  • Veritas Backup Exec 20.x

  • Veritas Backup Exec 16

  • Symantec Backup Exec 15 (14.2)

  • Symantec Backup Exec 2014 (14.1)

Access Settings (PowerShell)

The scan tasks use Windows PowerShell Remoting to obtain information from a computer running Backup Exec.

Windows Firewall

When using Windows Firewall with Advanced Security the following rules must be enabled. 

NOTE: it is recommended that the PowerShell Remoting use a HTTPS connection.

Local Service

The Backup Exec Server scan tasks do not support the XIA Local Service.

Automatic Detection
Backup Exec Servers can be automatically detected and scanned by Windows Machine Scan Tasks.