250-316 - Administration of Symantec Backup Exec 2012
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Which catalog location allows both Managed Backup Exec Server (MBES) and Central Administration Server to store the catalogs that are produced by the MBES?
Which Symantec Backup Exec 2012 default global scheduling option allows jobs to be cancelled without manual intervention?
cancel the job if it is still running 'x' hours after its scheduled start time
An administrator needs to use Symantec Backup Exec 2012 to protect a VMware environment. The data store containing the VMware virtual machines is located on SAN disk storage. The Symantec Backup Exec 2012 server is also connected to the SAN infrastructure. The administrator needs to restrict the flow of backup data such that it always travels over the SAN. How should the administrator proceed?
use the transport mode priority list option to only select SAN
An administrator needs to use the Agent for VMware and Hyper-V to protect a VMware virtual machine hosting Microsoft Exchange. The administrator needs to restore granular application objects, such as emails, from the backup sets that are captured from the virtual machine hosting Exchange. Which action should the administrator take before configuring a backup definition for the virtual machine hosting Exchange?
install the Agent for Windows on the virtual machine hosting Exchange
Which two backup options can be configured for the Advanced Open File Options (AOFO) in Symantec Backup Exec 2012? (Select two.)
process logical volumes for backup one at a time
enable checkpoint restart
A legacy backup-to-disk folder was deleted from Symantec Backup Exec 2012. The backup contents still exist on the disk. What must be performed in order to restore a legacy backup set from the disk in Symantec Backup Exec 2012?
inventory and catalog
An administrator needs to restore multiple emails from a GRT enabled backup of Exchange to a file. Which file format will be created?
An administrator needs to ensure that folders added to a server in the future will be automatically included in the backup job. How should the administrator make the selections to ensure dynamic protection?
check the box next to the server name
Symantec Backup Exec 2012 database catalogs allow an administrator to perform which two functions? (Select two.)
search for files to restore
contain file and directory information on each backup set
Which two settings can be configured for the Symantec Backup Exec 2012 Database Maintenance? (Select two.)
truncate the catalogs
restart the Symantec Backup Exec 2012 database services
Which operation is available with legacy backup-to-disk folders when upgrading to Symantec Backup Exec 2012?
allows only reading data from the folder
Which Symantec Backup Exec 2012 option allows the user to load balance across Managed Media Servers in the environment?
What is the recommended amount of free RAM on the Symantec Backup Exec server to support 10 TBs of deduplicated data?
Which Symantec Backup Exec 2012 method is used for retention of disk cartridge storage backups?
Media Management (ADAMM)
Which two are valid default reporting groups in Symantec Backup Exec 2012? (Select two.)
What is the default backup configuration in Symantec Backup Exec 2012?
weekly full, daily incremental
An administrator needs to perform a granular restore from Exchange backup set stored to tape, but is unable to restore granular items. What is the likely cause?
The staging disk has insufficient free space.
Where are the catalog files stored when a Managed Backup Exec Server (MBES) is configured with unrestricted access to catalogs and backup sets? - /
on the Central Administration Server (CAS) only
What is unsupported when performing a one-time backup?
adding a stage
Which agent must be installed on the protected server in order to subsequently perform a Simplified Disaster Recovery enabled backup?
Agent for Windows
What is the default name of the backup file that is created when database maintenance runs in Symantec Backup Exec 2012?
Which Symantec Backup Exec 2012 Administration Console tab allows the administrator to have a graphical view summary of all backup statuses?
Where are the Symantec Backup Exec Job Log files stored by default?
\Program Files\Symantec\Backup Exec\Data
An administrator plans to use the Agent for VMware and Hyper-V to protect a VMware virtual machine hosting Microsoft Exchange. The administrator needs to perform image-level backups of the virtual machine hosting Exchange without truncating Exchange log files. How should the administrator proceed?
edit the 'pre-freeze-script.bat' file as outlined in the Administrator's Guide
Which two installation methods are supported by Agent for Windows? (Select two.)
Active Directory GPOs
Which two capabilities are included in the Enterprise Server Option (ESO) in Symantec Backup Exec 2012? (Select two.)
sharing of tape libraries between multiple Symantec Backup Exec Servers
Which two rights does Symantec Backup Exec 2012 assign to the Symantec Backup Exec Service Account during installation? (Select two.)
log on as a service
create a token object
Last night's backup went to the Daily media set instead of the Weekly media set. To fix this, the next day the media was moved to the Weekly media set. Daily media set (Overwrite Period = 7 days and Append period = 5 days). Weekly media set (Overwrite Period = 5 weeks and Append period = 8 hours). How long can the media still be used and when will it be available for recycling?
the append period = 0 days and the overwrite period = 35 days
What is the recommended method to back up the deduplication storage folder on a Symantec Backup Exec server?
back up the deduplication folder through Shadow Copy Components
An administrator needs to leverage the new Virtual Conversion features of Symantec Backup Exec 2012 to convert a server from a physical to a virtual machine. Which storage device type should the initial backup stage target in order to be a valid candidate for virtual conversion when converting the backup definitions for the physical machine?
disk and deduplication disk storage
The resource-centric model in Symantec Backup Exec 2012 focuses on which entity?
An administrator is creating a restore job and discovers that information about files and folders is missing from the restore view. What is a likely cause?
Catalogs are truncated.
A backup job failed with an access denied error message. Which option in the backup job property can be used to set the correct permissions?
How many disk storage devices can be configured on a volume?
In addition to Windows Server 2008, Symantec Backup Exec 2012 can be installed on which two server operating systems? (Select two.)
Windows Server 2003 R2
Windows Server 2008 R2
Which two will cause Data Discovery to fail to detect remote servers in the same domain as the Symantec Backup Exec server? (Select two.)
The servers have Windows Management Instrumentation (WMI) disabled.
The firewall on the remote servers is configured to block WMI traffic.
Data Lifecycle Management is used to manage the removal of expired backups from which two storage types? (Select two.)
disk storage devices
An administrator plans to use Symantec Backup Exec 2012 data deduplication capabilities to protect a Hyper-V environment. The administrator needs to leverage client-side deduplication and image-based backups of the Hyper-V virtual machines. How does Symantec Backup Exec 2012 accomplish this task?
The Agent for Windows installed on the Hyper-V host performs client-side deduplication.
Where can an administrator view the status of the last backup?
from the Backup and Restore tab, find the server
Which backup device type is unsupported for sharing in a centralized Symantec Backup Exec environment?
Which tab in the SDR Wizard helps to troubleshoot recovery related issues?
An administrator needs to capture recurring backups of an Exchange server. The backups must be stored to a single backup device once a week. Each backup needs to represent a complete capture of the Exchange server. Which backup method should the administrator use?
The Symantec Backup Exec Services Manager can be used to perform which troubleshooting task?
restarting Symantec Backup Exec services
An administrator is restoring Microsoft SQL database and transaction logs from multiple backup sets. Which option must be enabled in the restore job property for successful manual recovery of the transaction logs?
leave the database nonoperational; additional transactional logs or differential backups can be restored
An administrator needs to restore a mailbox to an Exchange 2010 Database Availability Group. Which server must have an installed Agent for Windows in order to restore from a GRT enabled backup of Exchange?
the Client Access server
Which software compression algorithm does Symantec Backup Exec 2012 use?
Which two are valid tabs in the Symantec Backup Exec 2012 Administration Console? (Select two.)
Which two are required to correctly configure a Symantec Backup Exec 2012 Central Administration Server (CAS) environment? (Select two.)
Only the NetBIOS name can be used for all servers.
Servers must be part of a domain.
What is a characteristic of Symantec Backup Exec 2012 Convert to Virtual (P2V)? - /
Simplified Disaster Recovery-enabled Backups are required for virtual conversions.
An administrator reattached a removable disk device as a target for a backup job. The storage configuration settings have been left at the default settings. The disk device is properly detected by Symantec Backup Exec 2012, but the job fails to start. What is a likely cause?
It has been more than 14 days since the device has been attached.