The beta program for Backup Exec 2012 Release 2 has been announced. ‘Okay, but what is changing in Release 2?’ you might say. Well quite a lot actually. And, from what I can see its all good!
As many of you are already aware Symantec Backup Exec 2012 was received with mixed reviews. Some loved all the new features, others liked or disliked the new GUI, and lastly some didn’t care the new Server-Centric model that had replaced the Job-Centric model from previous versions. Personally, I quite liked the product but I did see some oversights that I had described in some previous articles. But those were never a deal breaker for me. I recommend reading these posts for a fuller picture.
- Backup Exec To Include Job-Based Backups Maybe
- Backup Exec To Include Job-Based Backups Maybe : PART DEUX
In retrospect I guess I could have called this article ‘Backup Exec To Include Job-Based Backups Maybe: PART TROIS’, but hey call me a rebel (and that is a lot of words to write). Blog headings aside here is the list of cool features changing in Release 2. [Read more…] about Backup Exec 2012 Release 2 Announced