Module 1: Introducing Data Protection & Disaster Recovery
This module discuses disaster recovery basics, describing System Center Data Protection Manager 2012 architecture & discusses the planning process required to implement DPM-based disaster recovery & data protection in an enterprise environment.
Module 2: Installing & Configuring DPM 2012
This module discusses the system requirements for the DPM 2012 server, providing step-by-step instructions for installing DPM servers & protection agents on enterprise systems & discusses troubleshooting techniques for resolving issues you may encounter.
During lab exercises that accompany this module, you will installing DPM prerequisite software, install a DPM server, perform initial required configuration tasks & perform selected tasks to enable optional DPM features & functions.
Module 3: Enabling DPM Protection to Standard Resources
This module will look at the initial setup of protection groups & enable the basic backup functions for file services, system state & bare metal recovery.
During lab exercises that accompany tis module you will create protection groups to complete backups of the file system, system state and bare metal recovery, ready for recovery scenarios.
Module 4: Extending DPM Protection to Enterprise Applications
This module explains the how to extend data protection to Exchange Servers, SQL Servers, SharePoint & Clustered servers & Virtual Server Hosts & Virtual Machines by installing protection agents and configuring protection groups.
During lab exercises that accompany this module, you will install protection agents on an Exchange Server, a SQL Server, a SharePoint server & a Virtual Server Host, create protection groups on the DPM server & monitor data collection.
Module 5: Managing Client Backup
This module will investigate the new features of workstation or client backup with DPM. This will included protection group creation & management. It will also show how the client components work to enable end users to add additional content for backup.
The lab for this module will show how to enable client back, best practices for managing the backup & how to restore the client data.
Module 6: Examining Protected Data Backup & Recovery
This module provides step-by-step instructions to prepare for recovery of DPM servers, recover & restore system states, bare metal backups & protected data for the DPM Server, Exchange Servers, SQL Servers & Virtual Server Machines.
Module 7: Managing & Troubleshooting DPM 2012
This module provides an overview of techniques for monitoring, reporting & troubleshooting DPM environments to resolve DPM Server & protection agent issues. Topics also introduce how to use the Windows Power Shell based DPM Management Shell to manage & maintain DPM environments & how to use Operations manager 2012 to manage multiple DPM instances
During lab exercises that accompany this module, you will use DPM tools & utilities to perform typical maintenance, monitoring & repair tasks.
Module 8: Optional Scenario Labs
This optional lab module enables the delegate to either undertake some of the prebuilt lab exercises, including Virtual Machine recovery, Exchange Server disaster recovery & DPM to DPM protection or to create their own scenario’s which are relevant to their environment & test their skills to ensuring they have the ability to recovery & the corporate systems