Check Your Backup Compliance Against a Data Management Provider


As a database administrator, it’s your responsibility to ensure the customer data won’t get lost in case of a disaster, so you either provide your own backup strategy, use a third-party script, or hire a data management provider.

With the first two options, you have full control over your environment so you can know exactly if data is protected or not. However, if you have tons of servers and databases, it is possible you assume the data is protected when it isn’t, or you assume the data can be recovered when it can’t. You must ask yourself when was the