Topic Last Modified: 2011-05-12

This section provides an overview of how the backup and restoration process works for Microsoft Lync Server 2010. You use the same process for all Standard Edition servers and Enterprise Edition servers, regardless of their location.

In general, backup works as follows:

In general, restoration works as follows:

Restoration can be of any of the following varieties:

If a server running Lync Server 2010 fails, recovery includes the following steps: