About Backup Exec's online database agents

The following options allow for protection and recovery of mission-critical database applications.

Table: Backup Exec online database agents



Symantec Backup Exec Agent for Microsoft SQL Server

Protects active databases and verifies all of your SQL data automatically. You can customize your data protection needs down to the filegroup level. For fast point-in-time backups, you can use this option to run transaction log backups with truncation. Redirected restores allow you to easily restore SQL data to other SQL servers on the network.

See Backup strategies for SQL .

Symantec Backup Exec Agent for Oracle® on Windows and Linux Servers

Provides the ability to initiate backup and restore operations from Backup Exec or from the RMAN console as a Database Administrator (DBA). Provides data protection of both individual table spaces as well as complete Oracle databases. You can also include archived redo files and control files without taking them offline.

See About the Backup Exec Oracle Agent.

Symantec Backup Exec Agent for SAP Applications

Provides superior data protection by allowing backups of critical data while the application is still online and in use. The SAP Agent, certified by SAP, is a reliable solution that provides both local and remote protection of the latest versions of SAP™ databases using the SAP (BC-BRI BACKINT) interface while enabling you to efficiently manage your data.

See About backing up and restoring with the SAP Agent.

Symantec Backup Exec Agent for DB2 on Windows Servers

Allows backup and restore on Microsoft Windows servers. Backup and restore jobs can be started from the Backup Exec Administration Console or from a DB2 command line processor.

See About the Backup Exec DB2 Agent.

Symantec Backup Exec Agent for Enterprise Vault

Provides a disaster recovery solution for Enterprise Vault archived data. Recovery of the archived data is not dependent on the archive source, such as Exchange Server or a specific file system.