Bacula: Backups That Don't Suck
Apr 24, 2008, 09:00 (1 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Robert D. Currier)
"Good systems administrators know that implementing a robust
backup procedure is one of their most important duties.
Unfortunately, it's also one of the most complex and least fun.
When the phone rings and there's a panic-stricken user on the other
end who has just lost a crucial document, you need to be confident
that you can promptly recover his missing files. Failure to do so
can bring about a speedy end to a promising career in systems
administration. So what's a budding sysadmin to do? Download the
latest release of Bacula and watch those backup woes disappear into
the dark of night.
"Led by head developer Kern Sibbald, the Bacula team has built
an open source backup solution that is fast, reliable, and