Data Centers

SolutionBase: Backup Linux reliably with rsync and tar

Date Added: Apr 2007
Format: PDF

If you want to have a successful disaster recovery plan in place, you've got to start with backups. There are several utilities you can use to back up Linux servers, but one of the most basic ways is by using some common built-in utilities such as rsync and tar. Jack Wallen shows how to use them together to safely back up your Linux server.