wHAT IS BETTER TO BACKUP A SERVER ROOM UPS OR GENERATOR
Answer Question | August 5, 2010 11:45 PM
Data center backup power, data center generator, Server Backup, Server room design
I have a LTO 3 tape drive that does not read my LTO2 tapes is this normal? I thought they were backwards compatible. I can read the LTO2 tapes in the LTO2 drive but not vice versa. It seems to be letting me write to them but not read them.
Answer Question | August 5, 2010 9:18 PM
LTO, LTO 3 tape library, LTO2
Is there an automated backup system available to my client windows 7 workstations on the network? Can it be scheduled to wake up the clients and then back them up to a central location? Can I log everything or will I need to script batch files to pipe the output using xcopy?
Answer Question | August 3, 2010 8:55 PM
Automated backup, Backup, Batch files, Windows 7, Windows 7 in 2010
Hello, We have implemented transactional Replication[Push] on our SQL Server 2005 DB. The Distributor is the Publisher. The publisher is on one server and the subscriber on another. After synchronizing the DB, the tables count and the no of recs per table are identical on both the servers, however the actucal db size on the hard [...]
Answer Question | August 5, 2010 12:26 PM
Hard drive space, SQL 2005, SQL Database, SQL Server, SQL Server 2005, SQL Server 2005 Database
What is the best and fastest way to back up the Blade Server?
Answer Question | March 7, 2011 6:16 AM
Backup, Backup server hardware, Backup server software, Blade servers, USB, USB connection
I have 1 domain controller (Winserver 2003) & 1 member server & exchange server 2003 installed. however backup is working perfectly but restoring the backup is not working. Would you please advise. thanks.
Answer Question | August 4, 2010 5:42 AM
Backup, Backup & restore, Domain Controller, Error in NTBackup, Exchange 2003, NTBackup, Windows Server 2003
We are now required to save all emails for 5 years. How can I automatically do this with our Exchange server? Is there a way to compress it on another machine as to not waste so much room on the production server? Are there applications that do this or is it a built-in feature?
Answer Question | July 29, 2010 9:04 PM
Backup, Backup storage, Email Backup, Exchange Backup, Exchange email archiving, Exchange Server
Im wondering if someone can help with the following question? I would like to take a backup of the computer in its working state after windows 7 has been installed and then have a backup on a dvd that a user can then boot from the bios and click just a few simple buttons that [...]
Answer Question | July 27, 2010 7:38 PM
Backup, Backup and recovery software, Windows 7, windows 7 backup, Windows 7 in 2010
I have two drives that are a hardware mirror. They are scsi and connected to a Windows advanced server 2003. The primary drive died. I tried switching the cable to put the second drive where the first was but no luck. How can I boot? How can I recreate the mirror?
Answer Question | July 27, 2010 2:43 PM
Hard Drive Damage, Hard drives, Mirror Driver, Mirrored Drives, Mirrored Server, Windows Server 2003
What is the best way to duplicate a SQL Server 2005 database to another server as a standby machine? Can I do this with another installation and some scripting? I have a separate box with SQL 2005 already installed. Can I backup and restore from one machine to the other using scripts and no human [...]
Answer Question | July 26, 2010 1:59 PM
Backup, Backup and restore, SQL Server 2005, SQL Server 2005 backup, SQL Server 2005 Database
How do I setup a secondary DNS server on Windows server 2003? We have an AD integrated DNS zone and want a secondary DNS server as a backup. Please describe the processes necessary to get this going. Thanks!
Answer Question | July 26, 2010 1:56 PM
Active Directory, Backup, DNS, DNS Server Configuration, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2003 Backup
I would be grateful for any pointers as to a CDP or file Synchronization (with schedule) solution that works well over an IPSEC VPN over a WAN. Any help would be appreciated JB
Answer Question | July 29, 2010 2:44 PM
CDP, File Synchronization, IPsec, IPsec VPN, NAS, Network Attached Storage, WAN
Hi. I created task for backup on vmware sphere. First backup runned and all is fine. Then jib tried second backu but get error : cannor clone virtual machine, because the name exits. I want that the task automatic added the time to the end of virtual machine task name. How can i do it?
Answer Question | August 3, 2010 1:13 PM
Backup, Virtual Machine Backups, Virtual machine management, VMware error messages, VMware ESX Server, VMware vSphere
I need to setup one machine to backup all others on my network. It will be grabbing approx. 500 GB of data across 12 machines. What is the best way to set this up? I have a GB network and all the machines stay on at night. I need to be able to restore a [...]
Answer Question | July 23, 2010 6:07 PM
Backup, Backup hardware, Data backup, Data backup solutions, Gigabit ethernet
I am having problems logging into my Windows Server 2003. I log in and get logged out right away. I think it is my software registry hive. What can I do? I have system back ups but not the system state. We use Arcserve for backup from another computer to LTO2 tapes.
Answer Question | November 8, 2011 2:21 PM
Backup, Backup & restore, Login error, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2003 Permissions
Is there a way to decrease the size of the hard drive that my system restore uses on my Windows 7 laptop? I need all the space I can get right now. I don’t want to shoot myself in the foot and disable it but can I make it take up less of a footprint?
Answer Question | November 4, 2011 2:09 PM
Hard drive space, System Restore, Windows 7, Windows 7 in 2010, Windows 7 System Restore
Hi i have one db that i want to back up, so thought id export to txt file/flat file then back that up and then daily increments into that file? cant find the steps to do it..have the wizard..
Answer Question | July 23, 2010 10:34 AM
Backup, SQL 2008, SQL database replication, SQL Server, SQL Server 2008, SQL Server database
I have 2 System i 570 connected to 2 x DS8100 in 2 different locations and replicating with PPRC. No internal disks, IPL from SAN. We will run a switch test : stop production server, end PPRC and start backup server on the “PPRC copy” (more steps indeed). Does anyone has information about the action [...]
Answer Question | July 23, 2010 7:26 AM
Disk storage, i570, IBM, IPL, iSeries, SAN, SST
How can I set up counters or monitors on Windows XP SP3 machines to alert me to low hard disk space, high memory or processor consumption? Can I do it using Group Policy on AD?
Answer Question | November 2, 2011 8:15 PM
Active Directory, Group Policy, hard disk storage, Windows XP Group Policy, Windows XP SP3
When backing up the system state of a Windows Server 2008, what files am I backing up? Are all the registry hives present? Is there a way to back up this data manually or can I only do it using NTBackup?
Answer Question | July 22, 2010 2:10 PM
Backup, Backup server software, NTBackup, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2008 Backup Utility