What's different in Backup Exec 2014 and Backup Exec 15


This document lists differences between Backup Exec 2014/15, and prior versions. The document covers the following topics:

  • Changes to the user interface for Backup Exec
  • Changes to terminology for Backup Exec
  • Changes to the Home view
  • Changes to the Job Setup, Job Monitor, and Alerts views
  • Changes to the Devices, Media, and Media Servers views
  • Changes to data retention on disk storage
  • Changes to the backup workflow
  • Changes to the restore workflow
  • Changes to global options
  • Changes to Backup Exec Command Line Applet
  • What happens to jobs when upgrading to Backup Exec
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