Data Protection Manager (DPM) is a key member of the Microsoft System Center family of management products, designed to help IT professionals manage their Windows environment. DPM is the new standard for Windows backup and recovery-delivering continuous data protection for Microsoft application and file servers using seamlessly integrated disk and tape media.
Some of the new features:
- Support to Windows PowerShell
- System State Backup Support
- Support for Windows Server 2008
- Management Pack for System Center Operations Manager 2007
Overview of the Product: http://www.microsoft.com/systemcenter/dpm/beta/overview.mspx