Backup Exec 16 revision 1142 Feature Pack 2

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Backup Exec 16 revision 1142 Feature Pack 2


This Feature Pack 2 (FP2) contains added platform support, critical updates, and enhancements for Backup Exec 16 revision 1142.

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    (2017-07-31)

-Generic S3-Compatible functionality
-CloudConnect Optimizer
-OpenDedupe Support
-Backup Exec on Amazon Marketplace
-Microsoft Azure Government Cloud
-Microsoft Azure Germany
-NetApp FAS with Data ONTAP v9.1
-Exchange 2016 CU6
-Exchange 2013 SP3 CU17 (KB4012114)

-S3 compatible cloud storage support - Backup Exec continues to expand its cloud capabilities, allowing customers flexible cloud options. You can now configure any S3 compatible cloud storage devices with Backup Exec.

-Dedupe to cloud - Reduce total cost of ownership (TCO) with comprehensive dedupe to cloud that can save storage and infrastructure costs.

-CloudConnect Optimizer - Automatically detects and corrects variations in the “Write Connections” setting so backups better utilize available network bandwidth.

-Easy upgrades with Backup Exec™ Migration Assistant - The new Backup Exec Migration Assistant lets you easily migrate your data from one Backup Exec server (source) to another Backup Exec server (destination)

For more information on what’s new in Backup Exec 16 FP2 please refer to the updated Readme document that is Available Here.

Product Documentation is Available Here.

Release Notes
Feature Pack 2 Release Notes: (000127178)

Affected versions

Backup Exec 16 revision 1142  x64bit Media Servers
Backup Exec 16 revision 1142  32bit Agent for Windows Servers
Backup Exec 16 revision 1142  x64bit Agent for Windows Servers
Backup Exec 16 revision 1142  x64bit Remote Administration Console
Backup Exec 16 revision 1142  Remote Media Agent for Linux Servers (32bit Linux Platforms) - BERMALS
Backup Exec 16 revision 1142  Remote Media Agent for Linux Servers (64bit Linux Platforms) - BERMALS

- Administrative privileges are required to install this Feature Pack.

IMPORTANT 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 16 installation media with FP2 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\" (Upgrade)
Under "C:\Program Files\Veritas\Backup Exec" (Default)

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

See Attachment: TECH116194_FileVersions.xls

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


Feature Pack File Checksum Information

File size: 424 MB (444,373,156 bytes)
MD5 checksum: D33C8745AD4153A62C0080CC8D665A3A
SHA1 checksum: C8238679776CF7307F6DBDB3E3D42BBEB4FC66DB

File: BE1142.1632RSP2_x64bit.exe
File size: 424 MB (444,409,288 bytes)
MD5 checksum: 627CB7948BA836F30038EF1AC251D7F4
SHA1 checksum: 73AC54EC057FF90132D10DDCA570871CA83B5585

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