Pop Quiz: Windows Server 2012 R2 DPM Recovery
Applies to the "Manage and maintain a desktop infrastructure" objective of Exam 70-415.
Q: A company's IT administrator needs to allow users to define and manage their own backups. The DPM protection agent will be deployed to all computers.
Which of the following do users access to recover their own data?
- DPM Client
- Previous Versions
- System Restore
- File History
Answer is B. Users can recover their own data by using the Previous Versions in File Explorer.
Quick Tip: Each DPM (Data Protection Manager) server can protect up to 3,000 client computers.
Use the DPM Client Application
Bonus Question: What are the minimum software requirements for MDT 2013? (The answer, of course, will be revealed next time!)
Answer to bonus question from last week: The difference between pooled and personal virtual desktop collections are that pooled can be shared by many users, personal are assigned to a specific user account.
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