A grouping of devices for Backup Exec operations. Jobs assigned to the device pool are run on the first available device.
You need to change the disk selection policy using the CLI:
- Install .NET framework 3.5 (from server manager -> feature manager)
- More details at C:\Program Files\Symantec\Backup Exec\BEMCLI_en.chm
- Open PowerShell
- set-executionpolicy remotesigned
- Import-Module BEMCLI
- Get-BEStorageDevicePool -Name "Storage device pool 0001"
- Get-BEStorageDevicePool -Name "Storage device pool 0001" | Set-BEStorageDevicePool -SelectionMethod "MostFreeSpaceFirst"