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Backup School I: Avoiding Common Backup Configuration Mistakes
- How many people give their system too little (or too much) power
- The concepts of multistreaming, interleaving, and multiplexing, and how most environments misuse them
- How companies over-engineer their backup systems in some areas, and under-engineer them in other areas
AuthorCurtis Preston Executive editor and independent backup expert
W. Curtis Preston (a.k.a. "Mr. Backup"), Executive Editor and Independent Backup Expert, has been singularly focused on data backup and recovery for more than 15 years. From starting as a backup admin at a $35 billion dollar credit card company to being one of the most sought-after consultants, writers and speakers in this space, it's hard to find someone more focused on recovering lost data. He is the webmaster of BackupCentral.com, the author of hundreds of articles, and the books "Backup and Recovery" and "Using SANs and NAS."