Windows Server - NTBackup 100% CPU Utilization

Asked By Ron on 07-Mar-07 10:34 PM
When I run a simple backup script that copies 1 20gb bck file from
disk to tape the CPU utilization hits the roof and I almost always get
a warning from SBS about the excessive CPU utilization.  This script
runs off of scheduled task, so is there a switch I can add that will
keep the CPU from going over, say 70%?

v-terli replied on 09-Mar-07 12:44 AM
Hello Ron,

Thank you for posting here.

From the post, I understand you have problem about that you got 100% CPU
utilization when run NTbackup.

This is a performance issue. If this is your concern, please call CSS for
further investigation.

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I hope the information above is helpful.

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Thanks and have a nice day!

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