Chapter 13. Backing Up

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Choosing a Backup Strategy

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Choosing Backup Hardware and Media

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Using Backup Software

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Copying Files

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System Rescue

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Reference

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This chapter examines the practice of safeguarding data through backups, restoring that same data if necessary, and recovering data in case of a catastrophic hardware or software failure. After reading this chapter, you will have a full understanding of the reasons for sound backup practices. You can use the information in this chapter to make intelligent choices about which strategies are best for you. The chapter also ...

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