Backup Exec 20.3 Readme

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What's new in Backup Exec 20.3

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GDPR Guard

Backup Exec users can now block access to certain backed up items for privacy and compliance requirements of an organization. With GDPR Guard, users can specify the list of blocked items that should no longer be viewed or restored using Backup Exec.

Support for Windows Server 2019

Backup Exec now supports backups and restores of Windows Server 2019. Backup Exec and Agent for Windows can be installed on Windows Server 2019.

You can find a list of compatible operating systems, platforms, and applications in the Backup Exec Software Compatibility List (SCL).

Support for Microsoft Exchange Server 2019

Support for backups and restores of Exchange Server 2019 databases, and restore of individual items (GRT) with Exchange Server 2019 is available.

You can find a list of compatible operating systems, platforms, and applications in the Backup Exec Software Compatibility List (SCL).

Retry backup for only failed resources

Backup Exec users can now retry a failed backup job for only those resources that failed during the last run.

Backup virtual machine disks selectively - VMware

You can now choose which virtual disks to include or exclude when backing up VMware virtual machines.

This feature is only applicable for virtual machines hosted on VMware vSphere.

Support for new cloud storage - Alibaba

Alibaba Cloud Object Storage Service (OSS) is now supported by Backup Exec Cloud Connector.

You can find a list of supported cloud storage regions in the Backup Exec Hardware Compatibility List (HCL).

You can find a list of the new features in earlier releases of Backup Exec in the What's new in Backup Exec document.

What's new in Backup Exec 20.3

Table: What's new in Backup Exec 20.3

Item

Description

GDPR Guard

Backup Exec users can now block access to certain backed up items for privacy and compliance requirements of an organization. With GDPR Guard, users can specify the list of blocked items that should no longer be viewed or restored using Backup Exec.

Support for Windows Server 2019

Backup Exec now supports backups and restores of Windows Server 2019. Backup Exec and Agent for Windows can be installed on Windows Server 2019.

You can find a list of compatible operating systems, platforms, and applications in the Backup Exec Software Compatibility List (SCL).

Support for Microsoft Exchange Server 2019

Support for backups and restores of Exchange Server 2019 databases, and restore of individual items (GRT) with Exchange Server 2019 is available.

You can find a list of compatible operating systems, platforms, and applications in the Backup Exec Software Compatibility List (SCL).

Retry backup for only failed resources

Backup Exec users can now retry a failed backup job for only those resources that failed during the last run.

Backup virtual machine disks selectively - VMware

You can now choose which virtual disks to include or exclude when backing up VMware virtual machines.

This feature is only applicable for virtual machines hosted on VMware vSphere.

Support for new cloud storage - Alibaba

Alibaba Cloud Object Storage Service (OSS) is now supported by Backup Exec Cloud Connector.

You can find a list of supported cloud storage regions in the Backup Exec Hardware Compatibility List (HCL).

You can find a list of the new features in earlier releases of Backup Exec in the What's new in Backup Exec document.

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