Restoring the Team Foundation Server from Backups
As a Team Foundation Server administrator, you might have to restore Team Foundation Server. The databases are the major component to restore. All other steps in the restoration process are related to configuring the application services to reconnect to that restored data. You should consider doing test restorations frequently to ensure the integrity of your backups.
If possible, use the same data-tier name for the server you restore to. If you must restore to a different data-tier server name, you cannot recover the Microsoft Project files that are stored in Team Foundation Server. Microsoft Office documents such as Word documents (.doc) and Excel spreadsheets (.xls) can be recovered.
In This Section
How to: Restore Data for Team Foundation
Describes how to restore data for Team Foundation Server to the same server from which it originated.
How to: Restore Data for Team Foundation Server to a Different Server
Describes how to restore data for Team Foundation Server to a different server.