Recovering DPM data from Windows Azure Backup
Updated: November 1, 2013
Applies To: System Center 2012 R2 Data Protection Manager, System Center 2012 SP1 - Data Protection Manager
Use the instructions in this topic to recover System Center 2012 - System Center 2012 – Data Protection Manager (DPM) data backed up using Windows Azure Backup.
In the DPM Administrator Console, click Recovery on the navigation bar.
Right-click the data source you want to recover, and click Recover in the Actions pane to start the Recovery Wizard.
On the Review Recovery Selection page, verify that the Recover from: setting is Online. Then click Next.
On the Select Recovery Type page, specify whether you want to recover to the original location, or to an alternate destination. Then click Next.
On the Specify Recovery Options page, specify whether you want DPM to mount databases after they are recovered, and whether you want to send an email notification when recovery is complete. Then click Next.
On the Summary page, review your selected settings, and then click Recover.
To view progress of the recovery job, go to the Monitoring tab in the DPM Administrator Console. The job type will be Online Recovery.After the recovery is complete, navigate to the recovery location to confirm that the data is located there as expected.
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