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Using the Systems Planning Tool for Disaster Recovery

E-Newsletter | SPT simplifies systems planning and can be used to repair your IT environment

March 2009

Documentation and Disaster Recovery Tools

E-Newsletter | Even a “small” disaster can still mean loss of data or even the loss of an entire system. When that happens, you must be prepared to have documentation on your system.

June 2008

Hot Tips for a Cool Disaster Recovery of Linux on System z

Administrator | A file-level backup that's to be useful for disaster recovery must contain all of the system files, both the regular files and the special files used by the OS for device data transfer and other system functions. The solution you use should support disaster-recovery backups and that you have enabled any special disaster-recovery options.

August 2007

Why File-based System Backup is a Good Bet

E-Newsletter | Linux administrators have begun to realize disk image backup is more of an alternative method with its own set of problems and limitations than an answer to the challenges of manual, file-based backup. File-based system backup and recovery solutions are an economical and more comprehensive option than their image-based counterparts.

August 2007

Business Flexibility and Agility through Application-Driven Data Management

E-Newsletter | The information that requires the highest priority for backing up—and the greatest precedence for recovery—should be the data most needed by your mission-critical applications.

January 2007

The 'Gotchas' of Backup and Recovery

Features | Considerations and potential solutions for storage managers.

November 2006

Real World Disaster Recovery

Trends | A disaster like Hurricane Katrina raises important IT questions.

June 2006

Making Preparations

Cover Story | Disaster-recovery planning points to ponder.

June 2006

Continuous Data Protection Blends Backup Strategies

Administrator | A look at the IBM Tivoli Continuous Data Protection solution.

February 2006



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