Q: Are backups to recover data from an earlier time? ¶
A: Yes, and according to a user-defined data retention policy, typically configured within a backup application for how long copies of data are required.
Q: Are backups that they are easily damaged? ¶
A: Yes, and especially while being transported , and that their stability over periods of years is a relative unknown.
Q: Are backups worthless? ¶
Q: Is a backup performed? ¶
A: Yes, and the system will periodically synchronize the full backup with the live copy, while storing the data necessary to reconstruct older versions.
Q: Are backups only as effective as the security of the key management policy? ¶
Q: Are backups permitted to run on a system is called the backup window? ¶
Q: Are backups made after successive time periods? ¶
Q: Are backups expected to be retained for a particular period? ¶
A: Yes, but not any further.
Q: Is a backup which reference point it uses to check for changes? ¶