Large Enterprise

In a large-sized implementation of Configuration Manager, the Site Database and the Site Server component can likely be hosted on the same server but can be moved to a separate SQL server to improve performance or to meet business requirements. For best performance, consider separating the following components onto separate physical drives:

• Operating system

• Configuration Manager installation

• Backup location

• VSS temporary location

• Site Database

• Site Database transaction log

• SQL Temp DB

• Distribution Point content


Use the VSSAdmin command-line tool to change the VSS storage backup association. For example, to set a 15GB maximum size on the E: drive for the VSS backup association for the D: drive, run the following ...

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