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Microsoft System Center Data Protection Manager 2012 SP1 by Steve Buchanan, Islam Gomaa, Flemming Riis, Robert Hedblom

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Plan for off-site end user backup

Now that we have planned for client protection in general, let's look at what is involved when protecting clients off-site.

DPM can only protect off-site clients that are connected via VPN or DirectAccess. For off-site client computers that are intermittently connected, it is recommended that the client computers have a minimum network bandwidth of 1 megabit per second (Mbps). For client computers that are continually connected to the network, it is recommended they have a minimum network bandwidth of 256 kilobits per second (Kbps).

DPM supports the following VPN protocols:

  • Point-to-Point Tunneling Protocol (PPTP)
  • Secure Socket Tunneling Protocol (SSTP)
  • Layer 2 Tunneling Protocol (L2TP)
  • DirectAccess

The off-site protection ...

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