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Sharepoint full farm recovery to DR location RRS feed

  • Question

  • We are backing up our Sharepoint 2010 farm via DPM 2010 but not our Front Ends or Application servers. All of these are virtualized so I am wondering if just backing up the Virtual Machines for 1 front end and 1 application server (handles incoming email, search, etc..) would be a good idea for recovery. My thought is in DR, bring up the FE & APP server, then recover the farm. In this scenario perhaps both APP servers should be backed up? The 2 FE's are loadbalanced using a hardware load balancer so it should work fine with the one.

     

    • Moved by MarcReynolds Tuesday, June 14, 2011 12:37 PM (From:Data Protection Manager)
    Monday, June 13, 2011 9:27 PM

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  • Yes, the DR strategy you mention should work fine.

     

    Roopesh

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    Thursday, June 23, 2011 9:56 AM
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