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Recovery Manager for SharePoint Basic Edition

Recovery Manager for SharePoint Basic Edition provides granular recovery of SharePoint 2003, 2007, 2010 and 2013 data from native SQL Server or SharePoint backups or Quest LiteSpeed for SQL Server.

This tool was specifically developed for organizations with small SharePoint installations (one farm with 1-2 front-end servers) and a single central SharePoint administrator. 

Trying to decide between Recovery Manager Basic and Premier? Use the chart below to determine the best option for your organization.

Recovery Manager for SharePoint BasicPremier


Performs backup X
Recovers from SQL/SharePoint native backupsXX
Recovers from leading third-party backups
  • Quest LiteSpeed for SQL Server
  • Quest LiteSpeed for SQL Server
  • Microsoft Data Protection Manager
  • IBM Tivoli Storage Manager for Databases
  • Symantec Backup Exec
  • Symantec Veritas NetBackup
  • HP Data Protector
  • BakBone NetVault Backups
  • vRanger Backup and Replication
Restores from historical backupsXX


Supports single or multi-farm support recoverySingleMulti-Farm
Granular content recovery (Item/Doc up to Site Collection)XX
         Accurate metadata recoveryXX
        Restores data when SharePoint is unavailableXX
        Recovery to original locationXX
        Recovery to alternate SharePoint location X
        Recovery to file system or desktopXX
        Workflow recoveryXX
Web application recovery X
Full farm recovery (includes content, services and configuration settings) X

Easy of Use: Locating Data to Recovery

Browse backup contentsXX
Search within backupXX
Searches & restores across multiple backups and recycle binsXX
Compare backup to live data to identify modified/deleted itemsXX
Preview documents prior to restoreXX
Help Desk Delegation Portal X
Restore with no DBA involvementXX
Audit of restoreXX