First published on TECHNET on Feb 09, 2017
System Center 2016 Data Protection Manager
was announced with a range of new features, such as
Modern Backup Storage
and RCT based Hyper-V VM Backups. Modern Backup Storage completely changed the way backups are stored by leveraging the new technologies in Windows Server 2016 as ReFS block cloning, giving you upto 50% storage savings, workload aware storage, and 3x Faster backups. This, with the seamless integration with
ensures that in addition to your local copy and short term retention requirements, SC 2016 DPM meets your long term retention, offsite copy, and compliance needs with ease.
SC 2016 DPM Guest Blogs
To help you understand these features further, we have a series of blogs by experts in the field talking about how SCDPM, with Modern Backup Storage, can be configured to back up different workloads in various configurations.
Top 5 features in SC 2016 DPM
the IT Pro since 20 years.
Configure your environment for SC DPM with the
Best Design Practices for SC 2016 DPM
the backup and business continuity expert.
who has worked on many projects with complex deployments, achieved
44% storage savings
in his blog about
Modern Backup Storage with SCDPM 2016
Protect your Hyper-V VMs RCT with SC 2016 DPM
with the technical evangelist and the author of Windows Server 2016 Hyper-V Cookbook,
Learn about managing your DPM Deployments with SCOM
with the Azure and Hybrid Cloud Specialist,
Get SC 2016 DPM now!
SCDPM is an Enterprise backup solution with support for workloads like SQL, SharePoint, Exchange, Hyper-V VMs, File Servers & clients, which may be running on physical Servers or be virtualized. The workloads can be backed up to disks for short term, and to Azure for your long term retention needs.
You can get SCDPM 2016 up and running in ten minutes by using the
Here are some additional resources: