ST0-141 - Symantec Backup Exec 2012 Technical Assessment
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An administrator is performing an SDR Recovery using the Recover This Computer Wizard. Which Advanced Disk Configuration task allows the use of unallocated disk space that is adjacent to a functional volume?
extend the size of a volume
Which error handling rule is available if the rule to retry jobs on a cluster failover is enabled?
When are backup files on disk storage devices removed by Symantec Backup Exec 2012?
when the backup set has expired
An administrator needs to protect a critical SQL server using Symantec Backup Exec 2012. How can the administrator protect the SQL server in a consistent manner without taking it offline?
Microsoft Volume Shadow Copy Service
Which components make up the basic Symantec Backup Exec 2012 installation?
Central Administration Server (CAS), Administration Console, storage controllers, and media
Which two operations are invalid with legacy backup-to-disk folders? (Select two.)
Simplified Disaster Recovery
Which tool should be used to collect debug logs for a failing backup of a remote server?
The Symantec Backup Exec 2012 V-Ray Edition includes agents to protect which application?
Oracle 11g R2
Which operation is available with legacy backup-to-disk folders when upgrading to Symantec Backup Exec 2012?
allows only reading data from the folder
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.
An administrator recovered a system. The machine displays a black screen and reboots from the Simplified Disaster Recovery Disk (SDR) device again. What is a likely cause?
The system partition needs to be set to Active.
Which two are required to collect the necessary information to perform a Simplified Disaster Recovery job? (Select two.)
the system drive
the system state of the protected system
Which two configurations are unavailable in the Symantec Backup Exec 2012 Configure Storage Wizard? (Select two.)
Desktop Laptop Option (DLO) storage
Installing Disk Drivers
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 are valid default reporting groups in Symantec Backup Exec 2012? (Select two.)
Which two options are supported by the Checkpoint Restart feature of Symantec Backup Exec 2012? (Select two.)
Which two installation methods are supported by Agent for Windows? (Select two.)
Active Directory GPOs
In Symantec Backup Exec 2012, scheduled convert to virtual jobs can be configured to support which two sources? (Select two.)
all full backups
most recent full backup
Which two can cause a job to generate an error during a test run job? (Select two.)
incorrect login credentials
tape ordisk cartridge media unavailable
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
What is supported by Symantec Backup Exec 2012?
Tivoli Storage Manager
How many disk storage devices can be configured on a volume?
How many characters does the shortest passphrase that can be used with 128-bit Advanced Encryption Standard in Symantec Backup Exec 2012 have?
An administrator's robotic library has gone offline the last three times the same piece of media has been used. Where can the administrator look to determine whether the tape has any soft or hard errors?
on the properties of the media
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
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 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?
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
Why must imported media have a catalog job performed on it?
so catalog defaults can be set
Which software compression algorithm does Symantec Backup Exec 2012 use?
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?
Why should a user move the Symantec Backup Exec Database (BEDB) from the default instance to a full Microsoft SQL Server instance?
Job processing has been taking additional time to reach completion states.
A Customer is trying to use Push-install to deploy the Agent for Windows to a computer running Symantic Endpoint Protection. The install continues to fail. What must be enabled in Symantic Endpoint Protection?
Verify that file and print sharing is turned on.
Which two capabilities of the Symantec Backup Exec 2012 V-Ray technology are supported? (Select two.)
intelligent skipping of unused blocks within a virtual disk file on Hyper-V
recovery of full virtual machines, applications, granular application objects, files, and folders
Which two behaviors of the Symantec Backup Exec 2012 Agent for Applications and Databases apply to Microsoft Active Directory? (Select two.)
Windows Active Directory database can be backed up while online.
It requires Agent for Windows to be running on the domain controller.
What is a consequence of truncating a catalog?
inability to restore individual files and directories
Which backup device type is unsupported for sharing in a centralized Symantec Backup Exec environment?
Which two hardware platforms are supported by client-side deduplication in Symantec Backup Exec 2012? (Select two.)
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
For GRT operations, in which two instances must the default path for the TEMP directory specified in "Symantec Backup Exec 2012 > Configuration and settings > Backup Exec Settings > Granular Recovery Technology" be modified? (Select two.)
when the default path is the system volume
when the default path is FAT32
Which catalog location allows both Managed Backup Exec Server (MBES) and Central Administration Server to store the catalogs that are produced by the MBES?
An administrator is backing up an Agent for Windows across a firewall. Which port is used to initiate the connection between the Windows Agent and the Symantec Backup Exec 2012 server?
An administrator manages several sites with Central Administration Server (CAS) implemented with default values. The bandwidth, though persistent, is poor between sites. All sites are performing local backups only. The administrator notices that the jobs take longer than expected to complete. Which catalog configuration change will allow jobs to complete in less time?
How can an administrator reduce the impact on the production network on restore jobs?
use a separate backup network
Which Symantec Backup Exec 2012 deduplication option allows an organization to replicate data across sites with minimal recovery costs?
An administrator needs to use Symantec Backup Exec 2012 to protect specific file elements on a server. Which backup definition property should the administrator use to specify the files to be protected?
What is a capability of the Symantec Backup Exec 2012 Agent for VMware and Hyper-V?
It supports agentless virtual machines' backup and complete recovery of guest virtualmachines.
What is supported when restoring a Microsoft Domain Controller using SDR Recover This Computer Wizard?
It supports authoritative and non-authoritative restores of the Active Directory.
A job runs with a custom error-handling rule in addition to the default error-handing rule. What will happen?
The custom error-handling rule will apply.
What is used to automatically expire backup sets stored on disk or in cloud-based storage?
data lifecycle management