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SMB 3.0 Part 2 – Remote VSS backups

Our previous article looked at what SMB 3.0 is  in Windows Server 2012, and how it works. This article looks at the requirements for VSS with SMB 3.0, how to enable VSS support on a SMB 3.0 file share and how you can back up a remote VSS file share using BackupAssist.


SMB 3.0 Part 1 – A new way to store data

Wouldn’t it be great if you could use something as simple as a Windows file server to store and share something as complex as a server application like Hyper-V and SQL? Microsoft asked itself the same thing and made this possible with the release SMB 3.0 in Windows Server 2012 and Window 8.