Tag: DPM

System Center Data Protection Manager 2010 Documentation

Some documentation has been published by Microsoft for DPM 2010: Planning a System Center Data Protection Manager 2010 Deployment Deploying System Center Data Protection Manager 2010 Data Protection Manager 2010 Operations Guide Data Protection Manager 2010 Troubleshooting Guide Wonder why I post this stuff?  Because I can find it more easily on my blog than…

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MMS 2010 Keynote: Server Management

I’m tuning into the live webcast of today’s (there’s another tomorrow) Microsoft Management Summit 2010 keynote featuring server management.  I’ll be doing my best to blog about new stuff as it happens. System Center Service Manager 2010 is announced as RTM.  Sorry dudes!  YEARS of work (and rework) and I thought you’d get more of…

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SCE 2010 and DPM 2010 RTM

Data Protection Manager 2010 and System Center Essentials 2010 were both announced as being released to manufacturing today. DPM is MS’s backup solution and is the one that has the ability to backup a Hyper-V CSV.  The catch is that it puts the CSV into redirected IO mode.  Thus the preference is to use a…

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So … What Exactly Am I Writing?

You can tell I’m pretty busy because my usual high rate of blogging has dropped significantly in the last month.  Apologies for that.  The blogging has become writing.  I am involved in 2 book projects.  I’ve just seen on Twitter that details on one of those has just gone public.  I actually just saw the…

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Data Protection Manager 2010 Webcast

I joined this late due to a phone conference. This is a System Center Influencers briefing on Data Protection Manager (DPM) 2010. The Aims Single supported solution for Microsoft workloads Single agent, no workload licensing Enterprise scalability in the 2010 release New Workload Additions Cluster Shared Volume Exchange 2010 SharePoint 2010 It supports OS’s going…

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Data Protection Manager 2010 Release Candidate

Microsoft released the RC (pre-RTM) of System Center Data Protection Manager (DPM) 2010, Microsoft’s backup solution.  As I mentioned last week, DPM 2010 includes lots of new features to simplify backups using Microsoft’s solution.  That would be the one criticism of the MS solution; 3rd party solutions seem to make it easier for the admin.…

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