If you do not have BMR, the general process for
recovering SharePoint Server is as follows:
Reinstall Windows and any Service Packs or
Restore System State from the backup image.
Reinstall SharePoint Server. and any Service
Restore the Configuration database.
When you restore the
Configuration database, restore it individually and before any
other object in the farm.
Restore all SQL databases.
Bring the Web Application(s) or portal(s)
From a SharePoint front-end server, restore each
Web Application or portal separately.
The front-end server is
the client name that you specified in the MS-SharePoint backup
Wait for SharePoint to initialize storage for the
This may take a few
minutes to occur, after you have started a newly recovered Web
Application or portal.
Restore the Search Index.