04-05-2007 12:01 AM
04-06-2007 03:09 AM
Not knowing more about your storage enviroment, the setup of a hot and cold backup is always advisable. Test and restore the data to make sure everything is working.
If you have a product like an xp12000 or an emc environment, you can backup from a mirrored volume for a cold backup while your applciation is up. You'll need to resynch before you do the next cold though.
04-06-2007 02:09 PM
The other way is to use brbackup with the backint interface to tie into our backup infrastructure. I am looking for some justification for the high cost of using backint...