Microsoft has launched 3 TechNet Virtual Labs (vLabs) on DPM 2007 SP1 (download). Microsoft partners – now, can demonstrate DPM to customers, without setting up machines or VMs. And for technical reviewers who haven’t evaluated what is new in Service Pack 1 for DPM, check out the webpage on the new features – and then try out the ones that are most interesting to you in this lab.
– Technical Introduction to DPM 2007 SP1 – a good basic start, with protection and recovery of Exchange 2007 and SQL Server 2005
– How to protect SQL Server with DPM 2007 SP1 – more focused on deeper scenarios, including some data migration from SQL 2005 to SQL 2008
– How to protect SharePoint with DPM 2007 SP1 – here is your chance to see whole farm protection, with single item restore – nuff said!