Understanding Mirroring and Backup Disaster Recovery strategies

Internap facilitates and encourages customers to select the appropriate backup solution for their needs. Several complimentary technologies are available such as local mirroring and Idera/R1Soft. Here are three forms of redundancy: 1) Hardware redundancy (e.g. RAID) Hardware redundancy, such as RAID is an efficient and economical configuration and is useful when a hard drive fails or […]

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Deploying a Dedicated Backup Server

If you have multiple servers or one large server, managing your backup needs on a dedicated server is a cost efficient way of protecting your data. Aside from cost, benefits include: A separate agent for each server, allowing for custom settings. Easy-to-use software;  R1 Soft Server Backup Manager. Compatible with cPanel. Pre-configured or customizable solutions […]

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Upgrading a Dedicated Server Backup Manager

Introduction For Server Backup Manager 5.2.x and later, you must upgrade the components in the following order or your backups may fail: Backup Manager in the backup server Backup Agents in server(s) where data to back up is collected from Backup Manager Linux: Please follow the steps described in the following article: http://wiki.r1soft.com/display/ServerBackup/Upgrade+Server+Backup+Manager+for+Linux Windows: Please […]

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