Last updated on Tuesday 16th of November 2021 08:30:50 PM
Database management and business flow
Making sure your information is always available
Nowadays almost all business crucial information is stored in databases, from HHRR to invoices or contracts everything resides in databases.
Database servers have some advantages over regular file servers, as the information is perfectly structured and finding some piece of information is much easier and faster than doing it in a file server, where users tend to just lay files anywhere, each one following his/her own criteria, when any.
Nonetheless databases are pickier to administer, backup and distribute than regular files are. When on addition your infrastructure is virtualized, you have an important keystone to keep an eye on at the time to make sure your database files are consistently backed up, as they can easily get corrupted in the virtual machine backup or migration process.