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Client only installation

Veeam LogoPosted: Mon Feb 23, 2015 8:37 am
by tobia
Hi, I have a backup server connected to my hosts, but I don't want to use it to restore items.
For example, this server doesn't have outlook to export exchange items to pst... so I would like to install to my personal computer a client. Is there a client-only installation available for veeam that connects to the main backup server?
I tried to have a look to the main iso distribution, but I stoped on the first installation screen because the main backup&repliaction installa seems to be a full-server installation. Am i right?

Thanks

Re: Client only installation

Veeam LogoPosted: Mon Feb 23, 2015 10:53 am
by Vitaliy S.
Hi, client only (backup console) installation is not available yet. Thanks!

Re: Client only installation

Veeam LogoPosted: Mon Feb 23, 2015 10:55 am
by tobia
Ok, but can I install the full version and link it to my backup server? Or I must connect to the backup server for every restore job? Thanks

Re: Client only installation

Veeam LogoPosted: Mon Feb 23, 2015 11:13 am
by Vitaliy S.
When you install Veeam B&R server it connects to the SQL Server database. Multiple backup servers cannot share the same database. If you want to have a separate console for restore operators, then I would suggest using Backup Enterprise Manager that has a web UI and can be used to establish remote connections.