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IBM System Storage N series with VMware vSphere 5 by William Luiz de Souza, Andre Luis Giglioli, Joao Marcelo Barros de Almeida, Christian Prediger Appel, Salahaldean Alamayri, Roland Tretau

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Configuring snapshots
VMware backups need to be planned carefully while taking into consideration your environment design. You might be backing up data for various reasons, with each backup requiring a different strategy, such as recovery of lost data or archiving. This chapter provides help with the implementation of snapshots, which can be very useful in data recovery policies. It includes the following topics:
9.1 Storage considerations
A snapshot is a point-in-time copy from data, ...

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