By W. Curtis Preston

Full of sensible, freely to be had backup and restoration ideas for Unix, Linux, home windows, and Mac OS X platforms -- in addition to a number of databases -- this new consultant is a whole overhaul of Unix Backup & Recovery by way of a similar writer, now revised and extended with over seventy five% new material.Backup & Recovery starts off with a whole evaluate of backup philosophy and layout, together with the fundamental backup utilities of tar, unload, cpio, ntbackup, ditto, and rsync. It then explains numerous open resource backup items that automate backups utilizing these utilities, together with AMANDA, Bacula, BackupPC, rdiff-backup, and rsnapshot. Backup & Recovery then explains the way to practice naked steel restoration of AIX, HP-UX, Linux, Mac OS, Solaris, VMWare, & home windows platforms utilizing freely-available utilities. The ebook additionally offers overviews of the present nation of the economic backup software program and marketplace, together with overviews of CDP, info De-duplication, D2D2T, and VTL know-how. ultimately, it covers the right way to automate the backups of DB2, trade, MySQL, Oracle, PostgreSQL, SQL-Server, and Sybase databases - with no procuring a advertisement backup product to do so.
For environments of all sizes and budgets, this detailed e-book indicates you the way to make sure information safety with no resorting to pricey advertisement recommendations. you'll soon examine to:Automate the backup of well known databases with out a advertisement utilityPerform naked steel restoration of any well known open structures platform, together with your computing device or laptopUtilize worthwhile yet usually unknown open resource backup productsUnderstand the nation of industrial backup software program, together with motives of CDP and knowledge de-duplication softwareAccess the present kingdom of backup undefined, together with digital Tape Libraries (VTLs)About the AuthorW. Curtis Preston has really good in designing info security structures when you consider that 1993, and has designed such platforms for lots of environments, either huge and small. His full of life prose and wry, real-world strategy has made him a favored writer and speaker.

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