Plan for data and workload protection
Updated: November 1, 2013
Applies To: System Center 2012 - Data Protection Manager, System Center 2012 R2 Data Protection Manager, System Center 2012 SP1 - Data Protection Manager
System Center 2012 - Data Protection Manager (DPM) protects workloads, including client computers, servers, file servers, and Microsoft applications. To create an effective plan for deploying System Center 2012 – Data Protection Manager (DPM), you must carefully consider your organization's requirements for data protection and recovery against the capabilities of DPM.
To plan for workload protection, do the following:
Identify workloads and applications that DPM can protect. For more information, see Support Matrix for DPM Protection.
Read the topics in this section to understand which data can be protected:
For additional resources, see Information and Support for System Center 2012.
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