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Windows 2008 R2 Standard and Enterprise Domain Controller RRS feed

  • Question

  •  Hello All,

    We have Some Domain Controllers with Enterprise license and some with Standard. There are also some DC's on VM's. These all DC are upgarded from 2003. In 2003 we have created a batch file to take a system state backup which we used to copy on another drive. This was schedule via tasks

    Like wise we have to do in 2008 DC's. Can some body please help with this?

    Thanks 

    HA


    Thanks HA

    Saturday, March 24, 2012 4:33 AM

Answers

  • As you know:

    Windows Server Backup (WSB) is the built-in backup solution for Windows Server 2008 that replaces the venerable NT Backup from Windows Server 2003 and before.  WSB protects the files and the server os/application binaries within itself as a single-server solution.  To consolidate protection across multiple servers or applications like SQL Server, Exchange, SharePoint or Hyper-V, then Microsoft would recommend looking at System Center Data Protection Manager (DPM).

    For more information regarding creating Windows Server Backup related scheduled tasks, please refer to the following article:

    Customizing Windows Server Backup Schedule

    http://blogs.technet.com/b/filecab/archive/2009/04/13/customizing-windows-server-backup-schedule.aspx

    Thanks

    • Marked as answer by Jeff Ren Thursday, March 29, 2012 8:56 AM
    Saturday, March 24, 2012 4:54 AM