DPM now backups up Windows Server 2008


DPM you say? Data Protection Manager 2007 is what DPM is.


Support includes:


· Able to run DPM2007 server on Windows Server 2008 platform


· Protect Windows Server 2008 Server


· Protect Windows Server 2008 Core


· Protect Windows Server 2008 System State


· Ability to shrink DPM replica volumes – because of WS08 VSS enhancements


Also enables:


· Protection of SQL Server 2008


· Protection of clustered Virtual Server 2005 R2 hosts


· New Tape Media Sharing and Tape Library Sharing capabilities.


More info:


http://blogs.technet.com/WINDOWSSERVER/archive/2008/06/30/Data-Protection-Manager-2007-now-backing-up-Windows-Server-2008.aspx