Category Archives: System Center Data Protection Manager
Self-service data recovery with Data Protection Manager, Service Manager and Orchestrator

In my sandbox I test a lot of solutions, management packs, integration packs and ideas. They don’t always work out the way…

DPM 2010 – SQL Server End-user recovery

Data Protection Manager (DPM) 2010 (currently in beta) allows backup administrators to authorize SQL Server database owners to recover their…

Look for new databases (…with a pinch of DPM)

With SQL Server Audit, SQL Server 2008 introduces an important new feature that provides a true auditing solution for enterprise…

Using Pre-Backup and Post-Backup Scripts in DPM

You can configure DPM to run scripts before (pre) and after (post) each DPM backup job. This can used to…

Microsoft Hyper-V Server and System Center

I installed a Microsoft Hyper-V Server a couple of days ago. Hyper-V Server is a version of Windows Server 2008…

Protecting Exchange 2007 with DPM 2007

This week I have been doing some tests with Microsoft Data Protection Manager 2007 (DPM). Data Protection Manager 2007 is a…

DPM MP Reports

I have installed the System Center Data Protection Manager 2007 (DPM) management pack for Operations Manager 2007 and notice that there are no…

Bare Metal Recovery

The DPM System Recovery Tool (SRT) is a tool within Microsoft System Center Data Protection Manager 2007. SRT helps you…

Event ID 12302: Volume Shadow Copy Service error

I ran into a issue today with Data Protection Manager 2007. When I tried to create a new protection group…

Links During October

New MP, Microsoft Live Communications Server 2005 Management Pack for Operations Manager 2007, link New MP, Office Communications Server 2007…

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