Overview

Introduction

Welcome to the Manage Backup and Restore Practice Lab. In this module, you will be provided with the instructions and devices needed to develop your hands-on skills.

Learning Outcomes

In this module, you will complete the following exercises:

  • Exercise 1. Create a System Image Backup
  • Exercise 2. Schedule a Server Backup

After completing this lab, you will be able to:

  • Add an additional virtual hard disk
  • Initialize and create a new simple volume
  • Create a system image backup
  • Change the virtual machine start-up settings
  • Perform system image restore
  • Install Windows Server Backup
  • Allow File and Printer Sharing feature
  • Schedule a backup

Exam Objectives

The following exam objective is covered in this lab:

  • 6.7 Explain business continuity concepts.

Lab Duration

It will take approximately 1 hour to complete this lab.

Exercise 1 - Create System Image Backup

Backing up your computer is one of the essential tasks that you need to be familiar with in order to protect the operating system, applications and your personal data files from issues such as disk failure. Depending on the operating system version, software vendors have different implementations on how to perform a backup of your system.

In this exercise, you will use Windows System Image backup to create an image of Windows 10 computer. This image captures the entire system settings of a Windows 10 computer.

Learning Outcomes

After completing this exercise, you will be able to:

  • Add an additional virtual hard disk
  • Initialize and create a new simple volume
  • Create a system image backup
  • Change the virtual machine start-up settings
  • Perform system image restore

Exercise 2 - Schedule a Server Backup

Knowing how to protect the server infrastructure from data loss due to hardware or software issues is important for personnel maintaining a computer network. Windows Server includes disaster recovery and high availability tools to ensure restoration of lost data and quick reinstatement of servers. These tools are Failover clustering and Windows Server Backup.

In this exercise, you will install Windows Server backup in PLABDC01 and create a scheduled backup of the system state data or Active Directory.

Learning Outcomes

After completing this exercise, you will be able to:

  • Install Windows Server Backup
  • Allow File and Printer Sharing feature
  • Schedule a backup

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