Support Tip: DPM recovery point or consistency check for a protected VMware VM fails with FileFaultFault error

~ Maanas Saran | Program Manager | Microsoft When DPM attempts to make a recovery point or run a consistency check for a protected VMware virtual machine (VM), the job can fail with a FileFaultFault error like the one shown below. DPM encounterd error from VMware while trying to get ChangeTracking information. Server – Vmware_Server_name. … Read more

Announcing SC 2016 DPM with Reduced TCO of Backup

System Center 2016 Data Protection Manager (SCDPM) is well recognized in the Industry for protection of Microsoft workloads and environments. It protects key Microsoft workloads such as SQL, SharePoint and Exchange as well as virtual machines running on Hyper-V or VMware. SC DPM 2016 brings in features that delivers improvements in multiple key areas of… Read more

Support Tip: Consistency Check fails with “DPM encountered a retryable VSS error”

Hi everyone, Dwayne Jackson here with another tip for you in case you ever run into an issue where a consistency check in System Center 2012 Data Protection Manager (DPM 2012 or DPM 2012 R2) fails for an Exchange database in a non-clustered configuration with the symptoms below. SYMPTOMS 1. The consistency check job displays… Read more