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Mirroring the Backup Database

  • 1.  Mirroring the Backup Database

    Posted Jun 11, 2009 09:51 AM

    So have played about with VDR and so far uncovered enough to probably let it replace vRanger. lack of file restore is a minor pain, but you can redirect the restores to another VM anyways.

    So question is: Is it safe to mirror the backup database (we could us Continuous Access on our HP EVA's) or back it up from a CIFS volume (with say, MS Data Protection Manager). Clearly there could be issues if the VDR applianace is running at the time, but I guess if the backup/mirror occurs when no backups are running all should be safe?

    basically how robust is the dedupe store?