Before installing System Center Data Protection Manager (DPM) 2010 on one of the supported operating systems listed in this article, note that DPM is designed to run on a dedicated, single-purpose server. The DPM server cannot be installed on any of the following:

The DPM server must be installed a computer running one of the following operating systems:

Note
DPM 2010 is not supported on the Turkish language version of Windows Server 2008 or Windows Server 2008 R2.

DPM Management Shell, an interactive command-line technology that supports task-based scripting, is supported on the following operating systems:

Note
DPM Management Shell can be installed on computers other than the DPM server, enabling you to administer one or more DPM servers remotely.

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