Performing Maintenance Tasks in VMM
Updated: November 1, 2013
Applies To: System Center 2012 - Virtual Machine Manager, System Center 2012 R2 Virtual Machine Manager, System Center 2012 SP1 - Virtual Machine Manager
The procedures in this section describe how to perform common maintenance tasks in System Center 2012 – Virtual Machine Manager (VMM).
How to Create and Assign a Servicing Window in VMM
Describes how to create a user-defined time period to indicate when an object (for example, a host) is available to be taken offline for maintenance.
How to Place a Host in Maintenance Mode in VMM
Describes how to use maintenance mode to move or save virtual machines on a host before taking the host offline for maintenance.
How to Backup and Restore the VMM Database
Describes how to backup and restore the SQL Server database that is used by VMM.
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