Installation of Symantec Endpoint Protection SBE .Cloud fails due to the following error: "The application has failed to start because its side-by-side configuration is incorrect."
The C:\ProgramData\Symantec.cloud\syminstall\PAInstall.log shows the following error:
MSIASSERT - 2014-08-15-11-09-45-973 : AttemptSvcStart(742) : StartService returned false for service ssPaAdm : Code: 14001; Message: The application has failed to start because its side-by-side configuration is incorrect. Please see the application event log or use the command-line sxstrace.exe tool for more detail
The computer doesn't have the correct C++ runtime components installed for the system architecture (x64 or x86).
Download and run the appropriate C++ runtime component updates for your specific type of system (x86 or x64) to resolve this issue.