About the Backup Exec Oracle Agent
The Symantec Backup Exec
Agent for Oracle on Windows or Linux Servers (Oracle Agent) uses
Oracle's Recovery Manager (RMAN) to protect Oracle databases. RMAN
is an Oracle utility.
The following features are available with the
The ability to initiate backup and restore
operations from Backup Exec or from the RMAN console as a Database
Operations that the DBA
performs on the RMAN console are referred to as DBA-initiated
operations. You should refer to your Oracle documentation for
information about RMAN.
Multiple data stream support for increased
performance during backup and restore operations.
RMAN recovery catalog support to manage the backup,
restore, and recovery of Oracle databases.
Oracle Real Application Cluster (RAC) support.
The following are not supported:
Tivoli Storage Manager (TSM) devices as storage
devices for Oracle backup jobs.
The Oracle Management Server.
Oracle backup and restore jobs running on the IPv6