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Microsoft DPM Pros

JB
Senior Consultant at a marketing services firm with 11-50 employees
The most important feature is that it's easy to use.
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RamaswamyK - PeerSpot reviewer
M. I. S. Manager at Ruby Mills Ltd
The initial setup is quite straightforward.
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William Mugobogobo - PeerSpot reviewer
Head of ICT Infrastructure & Security at a tech services company with 10,001+ employees
The automated procedure is quite good for us, as it is able to capture all of the information that we require.
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Microsoft DPM
July 2022
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Rodney Carlson - PeerSpot reviewer
System Analyst at a financial services firm with 201-500 employees
The most valuable feature is that DPM has an index so individual files can be searched.
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IH
System Administrator at a manufacturing company with 10,001+ employees
It is almost perfect for Microsoft products. It is not a very powerful tool, but it is okay for small sites and small businesses with Microsoft products. It is easy to use for backup and restore. It is good for backing up Microsoft servers such as Exchange and SharePoint servers.
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Arthur Fan - PeerSpot reviewer
Deputy Director at a manufacturing company with 1,001-5,000 employees
Microsoft DPM is scalable.
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Microsoft DPM Cons

JB
Senior Consultant at a marketing services firm with 11-50 employees
You have only a few settings and if you change them for some special configurations, it's very difficult.
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RamaswamyK - PeerSpot reviewer
M. I. S. Manager at Ruby Mills Ltd
The user interface can be improved quite a bit.
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William Mugobogobo - PeerSpot reviewer
Head of ICT Infrastructure & Security at a tech services company with 10,001+ employees
Management reporting could be improved.
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Buyer's Guide
Microsoft DPM
July 2022
Learn what your peers think about Microsoft DPM. Get advice and tips from experienced pros sharing their opinions. Updated: July 2022.
620,319 professionals have used our research since 2012.
Rodney Carlson - PeerSpot reviewer
System Analyst at a financial services firm with 201-500 employees
Additional Hyper-V knowledge would be great.
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IH
System Administrator at a manufacturing company with 10,001+ employees
It needs portability for other vendors. It is good for backing up Microsoft servers, but it doesn't support third-party solutions such as Oracle Database. It depends on Microsoft Volume Shadow Copy, especially for Hyper-V, which has a lot of problems. They should enhance the Volume Shadow Copy functionality. Its reporting should also be better. Reporting is too weak in DPM.
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Arthur Fan - PeerSpot reviewer
Deputy Director at a manufacturing company with 1,001-5,000 employees
Microsoft DPM could improve if it was available in a public or private cloud.
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Buyer's Guide
Microsoft DPM
July 2022
Learn what your peers think about Microsoft DPM. Get advice and tips from experienced pros sharing their opinions. Updated: July 2022.
620,319 professionals have used our research since 2012.