Exchange data backup

I'm worried emails backup of the small office.

Does SBS2008 Exchange server has a direct backup capability of whole mail 
database?
How to backup every night Emails from server to external harddisk?
Does Exchange server needs to be stopped before backup?

Thanks 


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2/16/2010 6:44:49 PM
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SBS2008 Takes care of it.
http://blogs.technet.com/sbs/archive/2008/11/03/introducing-sbs-2008-backup.aspx
look at the comments section
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"Ronald" <2omikk@gmail.com> wrote in message 
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> I'm worried emails backup of the small office.
>
> Does SBS2008 Exchange server has a direct backup capability of whole mail 
> database?
> How to backup every night Emails from server to external harddisk?
> Does Exchange server needs to be stopped before backup?
>
> Thanks
> 
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Russ
2/16/2010 7:03:02 PM
Hello Ronald,

Thanks for your post and Russ's input.

Have you applied Exchange Server 2007 Service Pack 2? A new backup plug-in has been added to the product that will enable customers to create Exchange backups when 
a backup is invoked through the Windows Server 2008 Backup tool.

Details of Exchange 2007 SP2 in-box backup when running on Windows Server 2008 
http://msexchangeteam.com/archive/2009/05/13/451311.aspx


More information here:

Exchange Server 2007 Service Pack 2 available in Q3 2009 
http://msexchangeteam.com/archive/2009/05/11/451281.aspx

http://msexchangeteam.com/archive/2008/06/18/449031.aspx
To Backup or Not to Backup? Yes! To backup!! 

Hope this helps.

Best regards,
Robbin Meng(MSFT)
Microsoft Online Newsgroup Support


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