Recovering SharePoint Front-End Web Server
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
Front-end Web servers for a SharePoint farm can be deployed either on physical computers or on virtual machines such as those found in a Hyper-V virtual environment.
Recovering a Front-End Web Server Deployed on a Physical Computer
To recover a front-end Web server that was backed up by using the Bare-Metal Recovery (BMR) option, see Recovering BMR.
Recovering a Front-End Web Server Deployed on a Hyper-V Virtual Machine
The steps to recover a front-end Web server deployed on a Hyper-V virtual machine are similar to how you recover a virtual machine. For more information, see How to Recover a Virtual Machine.