I am Planning to Impliment Backup servers(Central SAN Server) in our Organization,I am started looking into sites I did not any information about Backups servers.
I assumed some points how my Storage Servers is going to be,Please some give some value added to my points and best configuration for Storage server.
1.Backup server is a Central SAN Server and called as SAN Server or DUM Server or as File Server.
2.Central Server should be accessible to all Database servers with copy only permissions.
3.Central SAN Server should have GOTO_TAPE, NOGOTO_TAPE folders and GOTO_TAPE, NONGOTO folder should have sub folder for each Database Server.
4.Central SAN Server should have a TAPE drive to take backups from GOTO_TAPE folder.
5.Usually seven tape are required take backups from Server, Names of the Tape are
Monday,Tuesday,Wednesday,Thursday,Friday,Saturday and Sunday.
7.Seven tape are used by weekly rotation basis
Thank in Advance
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