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VMware View 5 Desktop Virtualization Solutions by Andre Leibovici, Jason Langone

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Chapter 11. Backing Up the VMware View Infrastructure

While a single point of failure should not exist in the VMware View environment, it is still important to ensure regular backups are taken for quick recovery in times of failure. Also, if a setting becomes corrupted or is changed, a backup could be used to restore to a previous point in time. The backup of the VMware View environment should be performed on a regular basis in line with an organization’s existing backup methodology. A VMware View environment contains both files and database.

The main backup points of a VMware View environment are as follows:

  • VMware View ADAM database
  • VMware View Composer database
  • VMware vCenter database
  • VMware View Connection Server settings

With a backup of all of ...

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