Backup Exec System Requirements


Server Operating System
Supported Server Operating Systems

Virtual Environments
Supported Virtual Environments

Client Operating Systems, Applications and Databases
Supported Client Operating Systems
Supported Applications and Databases

Minimum System Requirements

Storage Hardware

You can use storage media drives, robotic libraries, removable storage devices, and non-removable hard drives.

You can find a list of compatible types of storage at the following URL:

Support is available for the first drive in each robotic library when you purchase Backup Exec. To enable support for each additional robotic library drive, you must purchase the Backup Exec Library Expansion Option.

For further information

Backup Exec™ Software Compatibility List (SCL)

Backup Exec™ Hardware and Cloud Storage Compatibility List (HCL)