Chapter 30. Backing Up and Restoring Exchange Server

Exchange has come full circle in regard to backing up servers. Originally Exchange could be backed up directly from the Windows server. Then with Exchange 2007 SP2, this option was removed. Exchange 2010 brings this capability back. You now have the ability to back up and restore the Exchange data from Windows 2008.

In this chapter, you will learn to:

  • Back up Exchange

  • Prepare to recover the Exchange server

  • Use Windows Server Backup to back up the server

  • Use Windows Server Backup to recover the data

  • Recover the entire Exchange server

Backing Up Exchange

Exchange gives your organization the ability to store very large amounts of data. In most cases this data is considered mission critical. Your users ...

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