SYBE2010_ILT – Symantec Backup Exec 2010: Administration

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  • Code: SYBE2010_ILT
  • Duration: Days 5
  • Price per delegate: £2,310 +VAT

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Course Description
The Symantec Backup Exec 2010: Administration course is designed for the data protection professional tasked with backing up and restoring critical data and vaulting the media on which backup data is stored. This five-day, instructor-led, hands-on class covers how to back up,
restore, and vault data. Students also learn how to configure storage devices, manage media, and
troubleshoot Backup Exec. In addition, students learn to work with add-on agents and options, which expand Backup Exec™s core functionality.
The new features and enhancements introduced in Backup Exec 2010 are also discussed in this course. 
Target Student
This course is for system administrators, system engineers, technical support personnel, consultants.
You must have working knowledge of administration and configuration of the Windows 2000 Server, 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:
MS-SQL Server
  Microsoft Exchange Server
  Symantec Enterprise Vault
  Microsoft SharePoint Portal Server
Microsoft Hyper-V
  VMware virtual infrastructure
Delivery Method
Instructor-led training
Course Objectives
By the end of this course, you will be able to:
  Describe the basic functions of Backup Exec.
  Manage devices and media used by Backup Exec.
  Run basic backup jobs.
  Establish backup policies and templates.
  Restore backed-up data.
  Use advanced Backup Exec functionality, such as
encryption and compression.
  Monitor activity and troubleshoot problems.
  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:
o Deduplication Option
o Archiving Options
  Use Backup Exec to protect databases.
  Install, configure, and work with the following Backup
Exec Agents:
o  Agent for Microsoft SQL Server 
o  Agent for Microsoft Exchange 
o  Agent for Microsoft SharePoint 
o   Agent for VMware 
o  Agent for Microsoft Hyper-V
o Active Directory Recovery Agent 
Course Outline
Symantec Backup Exec 2010: Install and Configure
Course Introduction
   About this course
  Symantec™s education and support resources
   What is new in Backup Exec 2010?
Backup Exec Fundamentals
  Backup Exec architecture
  Installation prerequisites
   Installing a media server
   Running a basic backup job
   Running a basic restore job
Devices and Media
   Supported devices and media
Configuring devices
  Managing devices
  Managing media
Media catalogs
 Backing Up Data
   Backup job basics
   Configuring backup jobs
   Running backup jobs 
  GRT-enabled backups
   Performing a system state backup
Establishing Backup Policies
  Relationship rules
   Creating a policy-based backup job
Restoring Data
   Configuring restore jobs
   Running restore jobs
Performance Tuning and Database Maintenance
Device management
Backup Exec database
Symantec Backup Exec 2010: Manage and
Course Introduction
  About this course
  Symantec™s education and support resources
Remote Agents
  Remote Agent for Windows Systems (RAWS)
  Remote Agent for Linux and UNIX Servers (RALUS)
  Active Directory Recovery Agent (ADRA)
Database Agents
  Database Agents overview
  Installing Database Agents
Supported databases
Agent for Microsoft SQL Server
   Microsoft SQL Server overview
  Agent for SQL Server overview
  Backing up SQL Server
   Restoring a SQL Server database
Agent for Microsoft Exchange Server
  Microsoft Exchange Server overview
   Agent for Microsoft Exchange overview
   Backing up Exchange
Restoring Exchange
   Backing up and restoring Exchange 2010 
Agent for SharePoint Server
   SharePoint agent overview
   Backing up SharePoint
  Restoring SharePoint 
Virtual Environment Agents
  Virtualization technologies
   Backup Exec Virtualization Agents essentials
   Backup Exec Virtualization Agents
   Using the Agent for VMware
   Using the Agent for Microsoft Hyper-V 
Archiving Options for Backup Exec 2010
   Introducing the archiving options
   Installing Backup Exec archiving options
   Configuring the archive options for Backup Exec 2010
   Archiving Microsoft Exchange 
   Archiving file systems  
   Global archiving options and operations
   Using Backup Exec Retrieve
Deduplication Option for Backup Exec 2010
  Data deduplication and open storage technology:
  Backup Exec support for deduplication
  Installing the Deduplication Option
  Configuring the Deduplication Option
  Performing data deduplication
Symantec Backup Exec 2010: Self Study Manual
(These topics are not taught by the instructor)   
Advanced Backup Methods
  Advanced Open File Option (AOFO)  
  Advanced Disk-based Backup Option (ADBO)
Desktop and Laptop Option
DLO overview
Installing DLO
Configuring DLO
  Additional DLO tasks
  Advanced DLO functions  
Central Admin Server Option
  CASO overview
   Installing and configuring CASO
   Backing up files using CASO
  Monitoring CASO
Continuous Protection Server
  CPS overview
   Installing and configuring CPS
   CPS jobs   
   Restoring CPS data  
   Protecting CPS with Backup Exec
   Monitoring CPS activity
Integration with Additional Symantec Solutions 
   Symantec online storage for Backup Exec     
   Symantec Endpoint Protection
Agent for Enterprise Vault
   Enterprise Vault overview
   Using the Agent for Enterprise Vault
Agent for Lotus Domino
   Agent for Lotus Domino Server overview 
   Installing the Agent for Lotus Domino 
   Domino Attachment and Object Service overview  
   Backing up Lotus Domino
   Restoring Lotus Domino
NDMP Option
  NDMP overview 
   Installing the NDMP Option
   Configuring an NDMP server 
  Backing up NDMP resources
  Restoring NDMP data
Advanced Functionality
  Advanced device management
  Advanced media functions
Monitoring and Troubleshooting Backup Exec
  Monitoring Backup Exec activity
  Controlling Backup Exec activity
Backup Exec utilities