Multiple DPM agents on the same server


Is it possible to install multiple DPM agents on the same server.
So I can backup that server through multiple DPM servers.
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Anand PandyaCommented:
As per me no, because DPM connects with other server using DPMRA service i.e. DPM Remote Agent Service. Whenever DPM tries to communicate to remote server i.e. start backup DPMRA service starts and backup process then starts. Whether there is one server or other servers that DPMRA service will only communicate with DPM server.
For second query of being backed up by multiple DPM Servers below comment.
For Example:-consider D: which is being backed up in A schedule once then you will not be able to add it to another group until you remove D: from previous group.
sivanand_mAuthor Commented:
I found a better answer.
Install another DPM server and protect first server's replica using the second one.
If primary DPM server fails due to any reason, move the DPM agent on protected server from Primary Server to secondary using a simple command (Uninstall NOT needed).


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sivanand_mAuthor Commented:
I found a better answer.
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