René Cannaò

Senior Operational DBA, PalominoDB

René has 10 years of working experience as System, Network and Database Administrator mainly on Linux/Unix platform. In the last 4-5 years his experience was focused mainly on MySQL, working as Senior MySQL Support Engineer at Sun/Oracle and now as Senior Operational DBA at PaolominoDB. In this period he build an analytic and problem solving mindset and he is always eager to take on new challenges, especially if they are related to high performance.


General backup best practices:

what to backup, why, and when;
backup schedules and retention policies;
documentation and test of recovery procedures;
Overview, analysis and comparison of various methods of backups:

full backup vs incremental backup;
binary backup vs logical backup;
cold backup vs hot backup.
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