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Why is Ii necessary to make a regular server backup? Regardless of what industry you are working or whatever interest you have, the data is becoming very much important in our day to day life. A single bit of data is now playing a vital role in our life. So imagine if one day all the data in a server get erased? How much will it affect you if you losses all your data? Think about if you are the owner of an eCommerce website and the data of your website in the server disappears for half an hour? And think if that data is lost for permanently? That will be a nightmare for you. The importance of taking regular server backup lies here.
There exist a wide variety of reasons for the data loss in a server. Such as:
● Deleting files accidentally by the user
● Viruses and damaging malware
● Mechanical damages of hard drive
● Power failures
● Fire accidents and explosions
We know that we can avoid all of the above to an extent, however, not completely. So we have to take the backup of the server. It must have to be a regular process in a server. You can Backup your server automatically using software’s and also you can do it manually. The only thing you have to do is ensure that the backups are working properly on a regular basis.
There are differential and incremental backup processes available in addition to full backups, so only material that is newer or the material that got some changes are actually. This will significantly increase the speed of the backup process by decreasing the space requirements.
Though your web hosting provider says that their dedicated servers are fully secure, you should expect issues for some instances. Because, you never know, what and when something will happen. It is better to be ready to face such issues. You can take backups manually through your hosting control panels or directly through your server.
Benefits of Regular Server Backup
The data backup of your server will help your website migration pretty easy from the current hosting provider to the new one. If you already have the new backup there will be no delay in the migration of the website. Otherwise, it will be time-consuming for taking the backup first and also the site will not be available for this period of time which can cause big losses in your business.
Simply we can say the backup is the spare key of your server house. If you lose the original data (original key of your house) the backup data(spare key) will help you to restore the data. So think how easily we can solve the issue if you lose the original key and spare keys of your house are with you. Hence if you don’t take the backup properly of your server whenever there a crisis arises in the server and you will not be able to make the site up by restoring the previous data.
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