Installing A VM Operating System Using a Legacy Network Adapter and PXE-boot

Virtual machines can be deployed to Hyper-V using Windows Deployment Services (WDS). To accomplish this requires the proper WDS infrastructure be in place and that the VM PXE boot using a Legacy Network Adapter. Windows Deployment Services can run on Windows Server 2003 or be installed as a Role in Windows Server 2008. It is… Read more

Changing the DPM SRT File Store location

It may become necessary to move the current SRT File Store to another location, for example, if space on the volume being used is running low, and the current data must be retained.  In general, the steps are: 1. Using DPM 2007, backup the SRT RMFileStore  and DPMSRT  SQL databases. 2. Backup the SRT install… Read more