When last did you test your backups?
By Jeandre de Beer
You have been working on a huge project lately – spent days and days to complete it on time. You have been doing your backups diligently every week – but, how sure are you that your backups actually work?
Maybe you have set-up an automatic scheduled backup to run each week in the background – when last have you made sure that the backups are reliable?
Do you put your full trust in the backup report that says it’s been completed successfully – or have you actually restored your data lately to make sure all is well?
If you have not done this – how well do you sleep?
How to test your backups
Verification of backups is extremely important – do whatever it takes to make sure that all your precious data is backed up and can be restored successfully. The easiest way to do this is to Read more