250-318 - Administration of Symantec Backup Exec 2014
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An administrator is using Simplified Disaster Recovery to perform a full recovery of a Symantec Backup Exec server including the volume that contains the deduplication storage folder. Which two conditions will exist after the recovery is performed? (Select two.)
Any existing backup sets sent to the deduplication storage folder after it was backed up are unavailable.
The deduplication storage folder will need to be restored via ShadowCopyComponents.
What is a best practice for configuring the retention period?
keep backup sets for a period of time that is longer than at least one job repeat interval
What are the two most efficient ways that an administrator can test logon accounts with Symantec Backup Exec 2014? (Select two.)
enable the test run option in the jobs and run the test run jobs
enable the automatic option "Check that the backup sources in jobs can be accessed with the logon accounts you selected"
An administrator is using Symantec Backup Exec 2014 to back up to an LTO tape device using default settings. Backups are running slower than expected. Which option may improve backup performance?
Look for updates for the device and the controller
What are two advantages of enabling the 'Use storage-based catalogs' option? (Select two.)
Faster cataloging is available
On-media catalogs are copied to the Backup Exec server
What are two characteristics of the Checkpoint Restart feature? (Select two.)
it automatically restarts any job that fails from the point that it was interrupted
it is only available for NTFS volumes
Symantec Backup Exec 2014 allows administrators to make copies of deduplicated backup sets and transfer them to a different Backup Exec 2014 server. The transfer process is optimized, meaning only unique blocks (those not already contained in the deduplication disk storage device of the destination server) are copied. What is the proper name of this ability?
In which two circumstances will the overwrite protection period for a tape begin? (Select two.)
at the end time of an overwrite job (if there are no appends)
at the end time of the last append operation on a media
Which action should the administrator take prior to upgrading to Symantec Backup Exec 2014?
Check the hardware and software compatibility list
An administrator needs to back up a Windows server with a large number of files with a full backup on Sunday and an incremental backup Monday through Friday. Only 5% of the files are changed per day. Which Symantec Backup Exec 2014 backup option will result in a shortened backup time for the Incremental backup?
By modified time
Which command must an administrator use to start the Agent for Linux (Linux Agent) daemon after the operating system starts?
An administrator runs a Back up to Disk and Simultaneously Convert to Virtual Machine job. Which two actions occur if the backup job fails? (Select two.)
the conversion job fails
the conversion job runs again during the next full backup
Which method for changing a media overwrite/append period is invalid?
catalog the media
Which type of media is able to be overwritten only when the overwrite protection level is set at None?
allocated media in any media set
What is a characteristic of Symantec Backup Exec 2014 Convert to Virtual (P2V)?
Simplified Disaster Recovery-enabled Backups are required for virtual conversions
Which two types of media can be given first priority when searching for an overwritable media? (Select two.)
recyclable media in destination media set
An Administrator is using a backup strategy that consists of one weekly full backup, and five daily incremental backups. Which backup data must the administrator select to restore all data from the last available incremental backup?
only the last incremental as Backup Exec will do the rest
An administrator needs to back up a server that resides in an untrusted domain. How can the server be accessed for backup without disrupting ongoing backup jobs?
by adding a logon account for the new domain and setting it as the default logon account
Which utility is designed to quickly diagnose common issues and proactively ensure that the designated computer is ready to install the supported Symantec product?
Which condition makes a cleaning job fail?
A cleaning slot remains undefined for library
Which SQL database set is Symantec Backup Exec 2014 unable to redirect to another SQL instance?
SQL master database sets
An administrator is trying to use push-install to deploy the Agent for Windows and the install continues to fail. What should the administrator check on the remote system?
verify that File and Print Sharing is turned on
How are restarts of the Symantec Backup Exec services processed when using LiveUpdate to update the Symantec Backup Exec server?
once per LiveUpdate session
Which listed database management capability is unable to be performed through Database maintenance?
Change the account used to access the database
When is the Install Device Drivers Option unavailable in the Configure Storage wizard?
when Backup Exec is installed on a Windows 2012 or later operating system
Which two tasks can be performed using the 'Database maintenance' global settings? (Select two.)
Optimize database size
Perform a database consistency check
Which job type is used to determine whether a backup job will succeed?
A multi-server backup is failing. After checking the job log, the root cause is unclear. What is the next action an administrator should take to identify the issue?
divide the job and back up the servers individually
Which statement accurately depicts a benefit of using 256-bit encryption?
it is compatible with T-10 hardware encryption
What is required in order to perform a Simplified Disaster Recovery from a deduplicated backup set?
the target server must connect to a Symantec Backup Exec Server with the deduplication storage
Media can be deleted from which media set?
Which two resources are required to perform a Simplified Disaster Recovery job? (Select two.)
the system drive
the system state of the protected system
What are two ways to create a multi-server backup definition? (Select two.)
use Shift or Ctrl+click to select multiple servers in the Servers list > create the backup definition
create a server group containing all of the servers > click the group and create the backup definition
Which option protects expired backup sets on disk cartridges from being deleted as soon as the cartridges are inserted into the device?
Limit Backup Exec to read-only operations on a disk cartridge if it has not been inserted for 30 days
Which job practice can cause Data Lifecycle Management (DLM) to take a long time to process?
running too many incremental backups between full backup operations
Which database file produced through database maintenance will recover the Symantec Backup Exec 2014 database from a backup file?
What is a consequence of changing the catalog path?
new catalog files will be written to the new path
What happens to the expired backup sets that are created by a one-time backup job?
DLM deletes all expired backup sets
Which executable must an administrator run to perform live debugging with the Backup Exec Debug Monitor (BEDM)?
Which two backup settings can be modified for a duplicate stage added to a backup job? (Select two.)
An administrator has a backup job that protects three SQL instances on the server. The third instance hosts a very important application database, so the administrator wants to ensure that instance is the first one backed up. What is the most efficient way to ensure the application database instance is the first to be backed up?
use the ordering controls on the Selection Details page to make the application database instance the first one selected
Which resource can an administrator consult to troubleshoot issues with a Symantec Backup Exec 2014 installation?
Which two types of information are stored in the Backup Exec Database? (Select two.)
device and media information
Which backup stage in Symantec Backup Exec 2014 requires an additional agent or option to be installed?
What is the default location for troubleshooting logs on a Symantec Backup Exec 2014 server?
How many new disk storage devices can be configured on a volume?
Which component must be installed on virtual machines to enable granular recovery of application databases on Hyper-V or VMware guests?
Agent for Windows
In which two file formats can Symantec Backup Exec 2014 reports be generated? (Select two.)
Which two single-server backup definitions constitute a mixed backup? (Select two.)
full backups of Microsoft SQL and incremental backups of Microsoft Exchange
full backups of Microsoft SQL and differential backups of Microsoft Exchange
Which utility operation should an administrator perform within Symantec Backup Exec 2014 when adding new media to a device?