Create New Protection Group Wizard
Updated: November 1, 2008
Applies To: System Center Data Protection Manager 2007
The Create New Protection Group Wizard guides you through the process of protecting your data. Protection group creation involves making a series of decisions about how you want to configure the group. These decisions include the following:
Selecting the data you want to protect
Selecting the type of protection method you want
Specifying your recovery goals
Allocating space on the storage pool for replicas and recovery points
Specifying library and tape details
Specifying when and how replica creation will occur
Specifying performance improvement methods
Throughout the protection group creation process, the wizard provides default options that you can override if you choose. If you have questions at any point in the process, click Help.
For guidelines for creating protection groups, in the DPM Planning Guide, see Planning Protection Groups (http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=91849).