Cloud Backup Recovery and Restore Requirements

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Wednesday, April 6, 2011
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Enterprises and vendors alike often focus so much on data backup that sometimes they forget about the reason that they backup the data. Customer's focus should be on data Recovery not data backup. Most data protection and data backup solutions in the marketplace today can adequately backup customer data but it requires real data stewardship to ensure that the data can be restored when needed. Additionally, access to metadata is not sufficient because a bad sector on a disc can render metadata unreadable. Data integrity and consistency checks are essential to ensure data restorability.

Learning Objectives

This talk will help you understand popular use cases, best practices, and evaluation criteria for Cloud Backup and Recovery solutions in the market.
Walk away with an understanding of the popular use cases for cloud backup and recovery solutions today.
What criteria to use when you are evaluating Cloud Backup and Recovery alternatives.