Office Communications Server 2007 R2 stores data in databases and file shares. These databases and file shares reside on the following servers:
- Standard Edition servers
- Front End Servers in an Enterprise pool
- Back-end servers in an Enterprise pool
- Archiving Servers
- Monitoring Servers
- Group Chat Servers (including Compliance Servers)
- Communicator Web Access servers
- Application Servers
Additionally, domain information is stored in Active Directory Domain Services.
Restoration of service can require recovery and restoration of specific data or entire servers. This section describes the specific databases and file shares used by Office Communications Server 2007 R2.
|You should periodically run the Office Communications
Server 2007 Best Practices Analyzer to obtain a snapshot of
your Office Communications Server 2007 R2 environment. This can
help you understand the working environment. To download the Best
Practices Analyzer, see