V11 SP8

License Requirements - Exchange Public Folder Agent

By default, the agent is installed using an Evaluation license. Once the evaluation period is complete, you need to obtain a permanent license from your Software Provider.

You can choose to use one of the following licensing mechanisms:

  • Traditional License, based upon products and features in your CommCell.
  • Capacity License, based on the amount of data you want to protect.

For comprehensive information on licensing, see License Administration.

Note: If you have other agents that use the CAL license Mailbox Archive Solution, you can perform backup jobs with the Exchange Public Folder Agent without consuming any license. For more information on the CAL license, see Mailbox Archive Solution.

Traditional License

The following license type is available for the Exchange Public Folder Agent.

Agent or Component License Type
Exchange Public Folder Agent Application Class 1

Capacity License

If you plan to use capacity based licensing, you must obtain the following license:

License Type License Consumption
Backup 1 license per CommCell for n Terabytes (TB) of protected data