What are the System Requirements for the Backup Software?

Backup Client System Requirements

Supported Operating Systems

 Backup Client 10 Business Essentials:

  • Windows 7 (32/64 Bit)
  • Windows Vista (32/64 Bit) SP2
  • Windows XP Home/Professional SP3
  • Windows 2003 Standard/Web/Enterprise/SBS SP2
  • Windows 2003 Server (32/64 Bit)
  • Windows 2008 Server (32/64 Bit)
  • Windows 2008 Server R2

SQL agent

  • SQL 2003, SQL 2005, SQL 2008 SP2/R2 and SQL Express


Exchange agent

  • Exchange2000, Exchange2003, Exchange2007, and Exchange2010


System Software

Internet Explorer 7.0 or Greater


Hardware

  • Pentium 4 Processor or better
  • 1 GB of RAM minimum 
  • 300 MB free Hard drive space
  • Additional hard drive space is required for backup to disc and CD/DVD

 Supported Backup Devices and Media:

  • CD-R/W, DVD-R/W, DVD+R/W
  • External Hard drives
  • USB 1.1/2.0/3.0
  • Blu-Ray/Dual Layer
  • Network Storage (SAN, NAS, Mapped Network Drive, UNC path, etc.)
  • FireWire
  • Tape
  • PC Card (PCMCIA)
  • Amazon S3, FTP (FTP, SFTP, FTPS)
  • Supported NovaStor xSP Storage Providers