How to install the DPM agent on a Windows Server 2008 R2 Core computer

Hello, Mike Jacquet here, and today I would like to discuss some additional configuration steps that need to be performed on Windows Server 2008 R2 Core servers during installation of the Data Protection Manager (DPM) agent. When pushing the DPM agent from the DPM console to a Windows Server 2008 R2 Core server it may… Read more

Data Protection Manager Agent Network Troubleshooting

Hi everyone, Shane Brasher here with some tips on how to troubleshoot networking issues related to the DPM Agent.  The goal of this article is not to make you a networking expert or to provide in-depth networking training, but rather provide you with basic skills and knowledge of specific tools used to assess communication problems… Read more

System Center Data Protection Manager 2012 agent installation fails with error 319

UPDATE – 11/7/2013: A new version of this KB article has been published, adding a new resolution that shows how to add the appropriate firewall rules so that you don’t have to disable the firewall completely, as well as how these rules can be scripted for automatic deployment. You can check out the latest version… Read more