Data Protection Manager 2012 SP1 [Video]
In the final video in this series on System Center 2012 SP1, Infrastructure Architect Annur Sumar discusses how Data Protection Manager 2012 can be used to backup both the server infrastructure and the client environment. Sumar gives demonstrations of online backup with Windows Azure and backing up with a protection group in Data Protection Manager.
The role of Data Protection Manager: DPM is the backup tool for all things Microsoft, protecting both the server infrastructure and the client environment. Data protection manager includes application and virtual machine backup, and allows custom add-ons for backups of mobile devices, client management devices, and different types of documents. Backups can be made to disk, tape, or cloud.
What’s new in SP1? New features in Service Pack 1 include support for Windows Server 2012, integration with Azure storage, and the ability to backup newer Microsoft tools such as SharePoint 2013, Exchange 2013, ReFS, and SQL 2012 with AlwaysOn.