Backup and Recovery Best Practices for Microsoft Exchange Server

Aug 01, 2008

Download The 24x7 uptime expectation of Exchange messaging systems in enterprise environments is now the norm. With global operations and advanced telecommunications (e.g., smart phones, etc.), individuals and corporations are communicating around the clock. This leaves administrators with the challenge of tighter data protection and system maintenance windows.

Protecting Exchange information is critical and backup is still the primary method used. Combining traditional backup with other methods such as clustering, replication and continuous data protection provide for a robust Exchange protection strategy. This paper focuses on the traditional backup and recovery practices for Exchange along with solutions from Data Domain.

Topics include:
�Database Structure
�Exchange 2007 Features
�Data Protection Strategies
�Exchange Server Data
�E-mail Archiving
�Using Backup Applications
�Data Domain Technology Overview
�Best Practices Recommendations