O'Reilly logo

Effective MySQL Backup and Recovery by Ronald Bradford

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

INTRODUCTION
Disaster is inevitable. Total failure is avoidable.
While many organizations plan, practice, and invest for scalability, few plan and practice for business resilience as the result of a disaster or a “Choas Monkey*”. One of the most critical tasks of an operational database administrator (DBA) is to perform, test, document, and verify adequate backup and recovery procedures to ensure business continuity. While this may be considered a much loathed and less prioritized task, this is the single most comforting element in a well functioning and stable production environment. Backups are not just used for recovery. Other uses of backups that can be incorporated into daily operations to assist in the verification process can include additional ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required