Backup Exec 15 revision 1180 Feature Pack 4

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Backup Exec 15 revision 1180 Feature Pack 4


This Feature Pack 4 (FP4) contains added platform support, critical updates, and enhancements for Backup Exec 15 revision 1180.

Note: To access and download the attached files, click on "Attachments" link located on the right-hand side facet of this article.

New features/enhancements are included in this release    (2016-04-18)

-Instant GRT: Reduce virtual server backup time with an enhanced cataloging option (also
known as Instant GRT). To reduce the cataloging time for a backup job, you can now choose the quick cataloging option on the Delayed Catalog Options dialog box. The new option is labeled Do not run a delayed catalog operation. Instead, run a quick catalog operation as part of the backup job.
For more information about quick cataloging, see ‘Configuring delayed catalog options to improve backup performance for GRT-enabled jobs’ in the Backup Exec 15 Administrator’s Guide.

-SharePoint 2010/2013 cumulative updates 
-App Agent - SharePoint 2013 - December 2015 CU
-March 2016 CUs for SharePoint 2010 and SharePoint 2013
-Windows 10 client cumulative updates
-Windows 10 November 2015 CU
-Windows 10 December 2015 CU
-Windows 10 January 2016 CU
-Exchange cumulative updates 
-Exchange 2016 CU1 
-Exchange Server 2013 CU12
-Exchange Server 2010 SP3 RU13 
-Exchange Server 2007 SP3 RU19
-SQL 2012 SP3
-Enterprise Vault 12 – (without SQL AG) 
-SUSE Linux Enterprise Server (SLES) (BTRFS) 12 SP1 without AOFO
-Red Hat Linux (RHEL) 7.2 without AOFO and Agent for Linux
-Red Hat Linux (RHEL) 6.7 and 7.2 (XFS) without AOFO
-vSphere 6.0 U2 


For more information on what’s new in Backup Exec 15 FP4 please refer to the updated Readme document that is Available Here.

Release Notes
Feature Pack 4 Release Notes: (000108003)

Affected versions

Backup Exec 15 revision 1180  x64bit Media Servers
Backup Exec 15 revision 1180  32bit Agent for Windows Servers
Backup Exec 15 revision 1180  x64bit Agent for Windows Servers
Backup Exec 15 revision 1180  x64bit Remote Administration Console
Backup Exec 15 revision 1180  Remote Media Agent for Linux Servers (32bit Linux Platforms) - BERMALS
Backup Exec 15 revision 1180  Remote Media Agent for Linux Servers (64bit Linux Platforms) - BERMALS


- Administrative privileges are required to install this Feature Pack.

MPORTANT NOTE: If you are upgrading from a previous version of Backup Exec or installing for the first time, please be sure you have the latest Backup Exec 15 installation media with FP4 embedded ( To obtain the latest install media, have your serial number available and go to to download. 


Installation Guide

This installation guide contains general information for installing Backup Exec product updates as well as special instructions for configurations including Agent for Windows Servers, Remote Agent for Linux/Unix/Macintosh Servers (RALUS/RAMS), Clustered Backup Exec, Central Admin Servers (CASO) installations.


Uninstalling this Service Pack
This Feature Pack cannot be uninstalled.

File Information
The date and times in the file list are in Coordinated Universal Time (UTC). When you view the file information, it is converted to local time. To find the difference between UTC and local time, use the Time Zone tab in the Date and Time item in Control Panel. 
Backup Exec 64bit Media Servers and 64bit Remote Administration Consoles
Under "C:\Program Files\Symantec\Backup Exec\" (By default)

Backup Exec 32bit and 64bit Agent for Windows Servers
Under "C:\Program Files\Symantec\Backup Exec\RAWS" (By default)

See Attachment: TECH97855_FileVersions.xls

NOTE: The File Information Spreadsheet attachment contains tabs for each platform supported


Feature Pack File Checksum Information
File size: 516 MB (541,544,003 bytes)
MD5 checksum: 7022D8399FEF10238298EBC2C6D02414
SHA1 checksum: 9D63D68428D4EFE852DE95A6238EDCD137551DC6

File: BE1180.2621RSP4_x64bit.exe
File size: 516 MB (541,565,416 bytes)
MD5 checksum: EC4AB5054505321F992BC61B41C02D07
SHA1 checksum: 9FAB29D5C2129BB25E5ECA994C440A5A94894372





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