Installing DPM 2016


  • 2 vCPU
  • 4096MB or Memory dynamic.
  • Backupdrive – <You Can as much as you can>GB
  • Note : Cannot extend more then 120 TB

SQL Server’s

  • SQL 2012
  • SQL 2014
  • SQL 2016
  1. Database Engine
  2. Reporting Native Service’s

Service Account

  • Svc_sql
  • Svc_SqlAgent
  • Svc_Reporting


You can download the Setup from below Link :-

You can Mount the ISO or Extract it to the VM

Double-click on setup.exe – To Start the installation.



Adding Backup Drive

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  • Open DPM Console Click on Management Tab


  • Adding the Backup drive from the Storage Pool


  • Installing the DPM Agent from Console to Data Source



  • Creating New Protection Group for the Data Source.


  • You can also Modify the Retention range and Express Full Backup accordingly.


  • You can Also Specify Backup Disk according to the Data Source if you have Multiple Backup Disk.

















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