Arm yourself with all the information you need to architect abackup and recovery system
System backup is essential in any enterpriseprotectingdata is equivalent to protecting the company or agency. Whether youhave the task of putting together a backup and recovery system foryour organization or you are thinking about how backup and recoveryfits within the scope of total data availability, ImplementingBackup and Recovery is an invaluable resource. This detailed guidetakes you through the necessary steps of deploying services byshowing you how to address the architecture, limitations, andcapabilities of the existing network infrastructure.
After an introduction to backup and recovery in the enterprise,Little and Chapa give a tutorial on the components of backup. Then,using VERITAS NetBackup as an example, they show you how to installand configure a backup application, and how to customize servicesto meet customer needs. Throughout the book, the authors usereal-life client situations to explain specific concepts. Inaddition, youll also learn:
- The business and legal requirements of backup systems
- VERITAS NetBackups tiered architecture and configurationelements
- How to determine your need for additional backup services
- What the future holds for backup and recovery
Wiley Technology Publishing has teamed with VERITAS SoftwareCorporation to de-liver a series of books for the enterprisestorage management community. These titles will provide system andnetwork administrators, server application developers, and storageengineers with in-depth, hands-on information on how to buildscalable, quick, and highly available storage area networks. Keybooks in the series, including this one, are designed to help CIOsmake the decisions as to when and how to embark on investing in newtechnology.