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Guide to MySQL Backup and Recovery

This article introduces you to the Zmanda Recovery Manager (ZRM) for MySQL.

In this guide, you will get a brief introduction to disaster recovery, compliance requirements, protection against user errors, and maintenance. You will then be taken through the requirements for MySQL backup solution, including reduced or zero application downtime and relational integrity protection.
You will then be introduced to the different aspects of the Zmanda Recovery Manager (ZRM) for MySQL.  ZRM is a comprehensive, certified, mission-critical enterprise backup and recovery solution designed to protect MySQL databases. It will begin from the backup sets and cover hot and warm backup, using snapshots for backup, recovery points, backup levels, and then Zmanda Management Console (ZMC).
It will also explain the different backup methods used by ZRM, backup of MySQL cluster, compression, and encryption up to simplified administration.

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