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Restore capabilities VMware backups - Eric Siebert


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Restore capabilities VMware backups - Eric Siebert

  1. 1. Restore capabilities of VMware backups<br />Eric Siebert<br />vExpert, Author, Blogger<br />Blog:<br /><br />Twitter: @ericsiebert<br />
  2. 2. About the speaker<br />25 year IT industry veteran.<br />vSphere Land blog:<br />Author of popular books<br />Contributor to industry publications<br />vExpert nomination<br />
  3. 3. Agenda<br />Data restore levels <br />Bare-metal restores<br />File-level restores<br />Application-level restores<br />
  4. 4. Data Restore Levels<br />3 Different levels to backup and restore<br />File level<br />Image level<br />Application item level<br />SQL<br />record<br />
  5. 5. Data Restore Levels<br />Each level has different advantages <br />
  6. 6. Traditional restore methods<br /><ul><li>Traditional methods more complicated and require resources
  7. 7. Complicated restores require like hardware for image recovery
  8. 8. File level backups require application configuration</li></ul>Virtualization provides greater flexibility<br />Backup<br />Restore<br />
  9. 9. Traditional file level restores<br /><ul><li>Traditional backups work inside OS
  10. 10. Most virtualization backup applications use image backups
  11. 11. With an image backup, how are individual files restored?</li></ul>File-level <br />Restore<br />Agent<br />VM<br />Backup<br />File-level <br />Backup<br />Restore<br />
  12. 12. Virtualization file level restores<br /><ul><li>Image-level backups can mount a virtual disk
  13. 13. No agent on target server, so process is different
  14. 14. No need to restore entire VM
  15. 15. Process is different for virtualization, result the same</li></ul>File-level <br />Restore<br />VM image backup<br />VM<br />Image-level <br />Backup<br />
  16. 16. Traditional bare-metal restores<br />Bare-metal restores do not require an OS present <br />RestoreBackup<br />Post-install <br />tasks<br />Pre-install <br />tasks<br />Backup Agent<br />Backup Agent<br />Simple OS (boot device)<br />Simple OS (boot device)<br />
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