Friday, September 25, 2009
Tuesday, July 7, 2009
MySQL offers the built-in tool to backup databases. Whether it is effective enough or it’s better to use specialized backup utilities? The question is open only for advanced users and system administrators. For novice PC user who is not MYSQL guru the only way to solve the problem is to use easy-to-use full-featured backup software designed to backup MySQL database or multiple databases.
MySQL backup is a function widely used on home desktops and in small and medium businesses.
Additionally, it is necessary to say about such important service as online SQL backup. This means that on may backup and restore databases to server or computer in remote location.
Monday, May 11, 2009
Mirror backup is the fastest among methods of backup and mostly resembles the full backup method. In this case all data with its structure are mirrored to a new place. The drawback of this backup method is that these files can not be compressed and protected with a password.
Wednesday, May 6, 2009
Wednesday, April 22, 2009
Monday, April 20, 2009
Full backup is the easiest backup method. It implies backing up all information and generally takes much longer than all other backup methods. Its advantage though is that restoration is much quicker in comparison with incremental or differential backup.
Thursday, April 16, 2009
Data Backup Methods
There are several things to consider before you choose the most appropriate data backup method. You should take into consideration the amount of free space available on the backup media that you use, the backup window or the time interval that you have for backup, and then expected restore time.
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