Backup & Disaster Recovery solutions are critical to all businesses regardless of their size and industry. A well architected backup & disaster recovery solution will provide the ability to minimise downtime, eliminate the risk of data loss and provide the ability to recover from a disaster.
However, it is important to note the differences between both Backup and Disaster Recovery (DR) as both are mandatory but also uniquely different.
Backup is the process of taking a copy of data from multiple points in time and providing the ability to recover this data as needed. Backup protects data from accidental or intentional deletion, corruptions or certain malicious attacks that may compromise one or many files such as ransomware.
Backups can be taken multiple times throughout a day, week, month and year to ensure that you have access to multiple recovery points for your data at all times.
Our recommendation for all backup technologies is to align to the industry standard 3-2-1 backup principal which ensure that you;