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limit of the logging database imposed by the version of SQL Express very quickly. So if you do
enable Health data collection, watch the logging database for size issues. For more information
about configuring the Usage and Health data collection, see Chapter 13.
Web Analytics And
Backup and Restore
This category contains the settings for backing up and restoring the SharePoint farm, web
applications, site collections, or even sites and lists if you’d like. Within the list scope, you can even
recover data from detached databases if necessary.
Backing up and restoring at all levels are covered in detail in Chapter 13, “Maintenance and
Monitoring”; this section goes over the highlights so you know where everything is when you
Farm Backup and Restore
This subcategory contains the settings pages related to backing up and restoring big things, like
the farm or web applications. Here are the links for performing backups, restores, and
configuring those backup settings, as well as viewing the history of backups and restores and the job
status of backups and restores.
P E R F O R M A B A C K U P
This link takes you to the backup page, Step 1 Of 2 (Figure 11.51). It is here that you can see the
parts of the farm that can be backed up. There are the web applications, configuration database,
search, and the services that share the Web Services IIS Web Site, which are considered shared
services, such as Business Data Connectivity (and its proxy connection settings) and Security Token