Update 5/21/2014: Please be aware that Update Rollup 2 for System Center 2012 R2 Data Protection Manager has been re-released. See http://bit.ly/1jDgdHp for more information.
We are excited to announce the release of Update Rollup 2 for System Center 2012 R2 Data Protection Manager (DPM 2012 R2). This update adds support for protection and recovery of Windows Server 2003 computers. You heard it right! As we had announced during various events over the past couple of months, we are committed to delivering key customer asks through update rollups going forward. This is the first of such updates that addresses key feedback/gaps in DPM 2012 R2 and you can expect more in the upcoming updates.
The following workloads are supported on Win2K3:
- SQL 2005
- SQL 2008
- SQL 2008 R2
- SharePoint 2007
UR2 also adds support for protection of availability groups built over clustered SQL instances.
For a more detailed description of the features and additional information refer to the following link:
J.C. Hornbeck | Solution Asset PM | Microsoft GBS Management and Security Division
System Center All Up: http://blogs.technet.com/b/systemcenter/
System Center – Configuration Manager Support Team blog: http://blogs.technet.com/configurationmgr/
System Center – Data Protection Manager Team blog: http://blogs.technet.com/dpm/
System Center – Orchestrator Support Team blog: http://blogs.technet.com/b/orchestrator/
System Center – Operations Manager Team blog: http://blogs.technet.com/momteam/
System Center – Service Manager Team blog: http://blogs.technet.com/b/servicemanager
System Center – Virtual Machine Manager Team blog: http://blogs.technet.com/scvmm
The Forefront Endpoint Protection blog : http://blogs.technet.com/b/clientsecurity/
The Forefront Identity Manager blog : http://blogs.msdn.com/b/ms-identity-support/
The Forefront TMG blog: http://blogs.technet.com/b/isablog/
The Forefront UAG blog: http://blogs.technet.com/b/edgeaccessblog/