Category Archives: System Center

What’s new in System Center Data Protection Manager 2012R2

This topic summarizes the new features and enhancements that are available in System Center 2012 R2 Data Protection Manager (DPM). Windows Azure Backup—You can back up DPM data in System Center 2012 R2 and System Center 2012 SP1 to Windows … Continue reading

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What’s new in System Center Data Protection Manager 2012

System Center 2012 – Data Protection Manager (DPM) is an enterprise backup system. Using DPM you can backup (copy) data from a source location to a target secondary location. If original data is unavailable because of planned or unexpected issues, you can restore data from the … Continue reading

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What’s new in System Center Virtual Machine Manager 2012R2

Virtual Machine Manager 2012R2 offers key new features that include hypervisor creation and management, network management, storage management, private cloud creation, self-service usage and service creation. It features deep investments in server application virtualization, service design and service modeling all … Continue reading

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What’s new in System Center Service Manager 2012R2

In System Center 2012 R2, Service Manager provides bug fixes and new features. Chargeback Chargeback helps you apply cloud-based pricing on Virtual Machine Manager (VMM) fabric and show that information to customers in order to minimize virtual machine oversubscription and … Continue reading

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What’s new in System Center Operation Manager 2012R2

System Center 2012 R2 Operations Manager has new capabilities and changes. In this Post, I will highlight some of these features: Fabric Monitoring It was recommended to integrate SCOM and Virtual Machine Manager (VMM) for monitoring of virtualization hosts and … Continue reading

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What’s new in System Center Configuration Manager 2012R2

Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager 2012 R2 offers a great deal of new and promising additions. In this Post, I will highlight some of these features: ConfigMgr Setup – Database & Log files When you run Setup to install a … Continue reading

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System Center Virtual Machine Manager 2012 Firewall Ports

When you install the SCVMM 2012 you can assign some of the ports that it will use for communications and file transfers between the VMM components. The default settings for the ports are listed in the following table. Component/device connection … Continue reading

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