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Anything wrong with Window server backup?

Looking for a basic backup for a server 2008, in small office environment, active directory, DNS, DHCP and 1TB of date. to a USB external hard drive. will window built in backup serve the purpose, or there is a need to go with third party software.
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Sean Plemons Kelly, CISSP

Windows Server Backup will work fine for the purpose and scope you describe.
Abraham Deutsch

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As CompProbSolv points out that server backup will not work with a drive larger then 2TB this may be a issue with a TB data even only keeping 3 full copy's (a full copy is recommended after 10 incremental) does not seam to work.
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Is window FILE backup reliable?
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Thank you for your advice