Managing Multi-Terabyte Content Databases with SharePoint 2010 (white paper)


Applies to: SharePoint Foundation 2010

In this white paper, Senior Technical Product Manager and Microsoft Certified Master for SharePoint, Bill Baer, explains how to manage large content databases in Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010. The paper discusses content databases in three size ranges: up to 200 gigabytes (GB), 200 GB-4 terabytes (TB), and larger than 4 TB. These ranges have different limitations, recommended architectures, and operational requirements. The paper provides detailed guidance for capacity management, performance, data protection, and maintenance of large content databases.

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