Announcement: Protect your Server 2016 workloads with Enhanced Security

System Center Data Protection Manager (SC DPM) is an Enterprise backup solution, providing App Consistent backups to workloads as SQL, SharePoint, Exchange and File Servers, running in Physical or Virtualized Environments. In addition, you can also backup your Hyper-V and VMWare VMs (with SC 2012 R2 DPM UR11). These backups can be stored on disks for… Read more

Announcing SC 2016 DPM Guest Blog Series

System Center 2016 Data Protection Manager was announced with a range of new features, such as Modern Backup Storage and RCT based Hyper-V VM Backups. Modern Backup Storage completely changed the way backups are stored by leveraging the new technologies in Windows Server 2016 as ReFS block cloning, giving you upto 50% storage savings, workload aware storage, and 3x Faster backups…. Read more

Introducing DPM 2016 Modern Backup Storage

  With System Center 2016 Data Protection Manager, we announced Modern Backup Storage (MBS), delivering 50% storage savings, 3x faster backups, and efficient backup storage utilization with Workload Aware Storage. Data Protection Manager can backup key workloads such as SQL, SharePoint, Exchange, file servers, clients and VMs running on Hyper-V or VMware. With Modern Backup… 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

Restoring SharePoint with Data Protection Manager

~ Chris Butcher | Senior Support Escalation Engineer Hi folks, Chris Butcher here again with the final part in my series on protecting SharePoint with System Center 2012 Data Protection Manager. In part 1 I went through the process of enabling protection and examined issues you might encounter when configuring SharePoint Protection in Data Protection… Read more

Backing up SharePoint with Data Protection Manager and troubleshooting related issues

~ Chris Butcher | Senior Support Escalation Engineer Hi folks, Chris Butcher here again with part 2 in our series on protecting SharePoint with System Center 2012 Data Protection Manager. In part 1 we went through the process of enabling protection and examined issues you might encounter when configuring SharePoint Protection in Data Protection Manager…. Read more

How to configure SharePoint protection in Data Protection Manager and troubleshoot related issues

~ Chris Butcher | Senior Support Escalation Engineer Hi folks, Chris Butcher here again with another DPM blog series for you. We get quite a few calls regarding SharePoint protection in System Center 2012 Data Protection Manager (DPM 2012) so I decided it was time to take a more in-depth look at this and go… Read more