Would someone please help me understand better the options in exchange regarding archiving methods that leave a stub file in the database? I'm looking over a new possible client who used a archive solution that leaves a 'stub file' on the server and moves the email with attachments to the archive server. How does this leave the exchange database if there was a recovery needed? Seems there would be nothing but the stub files left? What if the archive location becomes corrupt? How about reattaching the archive back to the original email database?
Reading up on the software however prior to possibly taking on a new client prefer to fully understand the integrity of their database and restore options.
Thanks in advance.