What is the difference between Windows Server System State, Windows System Backup, and Disk Image?+
System State is a feature of Windows Server to back up Active Directory and other system state data. It produces a small sized file in vhd format that can be reimported into a running Windows Server instance using official Microsoft tooling. It requires temporary spool space.
Windows System Backup produces a backup of the entire hard drive in vhd format. It requires temporary spool space.
When should I use Disk Image or Windows System Backup?+
Where can I backup my Windows System data to?+
Can I set my own schedules for Windows System backups?+
Is there an additional charge for using Windows System backups?+