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DPM 2012 R2 - Migrate DPMDB from Local to Remote SQL RRS feed

  • Question

  • Hi there,

    Our DPM 2012 R2 instance sits on a Windows Server 2008 R2 host that is running low on C:\ capacity. The DPMDB has grown to almost 10GB, so I'm looking to migrate this to a remote SQL server.

    Would someone kindly be able to detail the procedure to allow me to achieve this migration?

    Should any further detail be required I am happy to supply.

    Thanks in advance.


    • Edited by six4rm Tuesday, March 17, 2015 12:02 PM
    Tuesday, March 17, 2015 11:51 AM

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  • Hello,

    You can use this TechNet article : https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/hh758049.aspx

    Another way is to backup the DB, transfer it to the new server, and reinstall the DPM server, as said in the article.

    • Marked as answer by six4rm Wednesday, March 18, 2015 2:22 PM
    Tuesday, March 17, 2015 2:02 PM
  • Hi,

    Yes, and make sure that the new installation of DPM has the same Update Rollup installed before restoring the original DPMDB and before running DPMSYNC -Sync command.


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    Tuesday, March 17, 2015 2:38 PM
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  • OK brilliant, so it's an uninstall, reinstall effectively.

    Many thanks!

    Wednesday, March 18, 2015 2:23 PM