Thinks

  • There are many options available to you for backup, restore and DR of your WSS/MOSS Environment
    • Nothing but a prayer
      • too common of a scenario where best wishes and prayers are used to not need a backup
    • SharePoint Designer
    • Stsadm Utility – stsadm –o backup/restore, stsadm –o export/import
    • Backup of the whole environment to tape
    • Recycle Bin
    • Data Protection Manager
    • VSS (Snapshots)
    • Third Party tools
    • Rebuild from scratch

Links

Clinks

  • GREAT
    • Many Options
    • Some for free and built in
  • SOMEWHAT GREAT
    • Too many options
    • Can be a very frustrating endeavor
  • NOT SO GREAT
    • frustration at all the options
    • There is no “ONE SIZE BEST FOR ALL” option