Data Management

How to Set Up and Verify Automated MySQL Backups in 15 Minutes

Date Added: Dec 2008
Format: PDF

The value of data stored in MySQL grows exponentially. For companies who are using MySQL in production, loss of data can be catastrophic, resulting in lost revenues, lost customers, and a damaged organization. Managing MySQL backup and restore processes typically consumes much of a DBA's time and attention. In about 15 minutes, they have installed and configured a fast and reliable MySQL backup solution, performed a backup, verified their backup, and performed a restoration. And they did it with free, open source software that one can install from binaries or compile for their unique needs. As a DBA, they now have a reliable and easy to implement backup solution to protect their database using ZRM for MySQL.