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I need to backup my phyisical symantec backup server...all suggestions welcome

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I have a server we use to backup our networks servers, mostly VMs. Backups work pretty well however, I do not have any way of restoring our physical backup server should it crash. What is the simplest way to take a full backup of our backup server from time to time so I will not have to reconfigure everything should there ever be a crash? Maybe a basic windows backup?
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Andrew Hancock (VMware vExpert / EE MVE^2) earned 2000 total points
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What OS is your Backup Server?

If you are just wanting to recover your entire backup server to the same bare metal server to a point in time, I would recommend Windows Server Backup.

This is what can be acheived using Windows Backup for FREE

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