Database Backup

Point-in-Time Recovery for PolarDB-X Operator: Leveraging Two Heartbeat Transactions

This article explains PolarDB-X Operator's global PITR (point-in-time recovery) achievement for XA/TSO transactions and introduces a two-heartbeat transaction recovery method.

Safeguarding Your Data with PolarDB-X: Backup and Restoration

This article describes the backup and restoration features of PolarDB-X.

Backing up a Self-Managed SQL Server on Alibaba Cloud

This article discusses the options available to safeguard your self-managed Microsoft SQL Server database running on Alibaba Cloud using different backup and restore approaches.

How to Create a MySQL Backup and Migrate a Database to Alibaba Cloud

The article covers two methods to create a MySQL backup and transfer a database to Alibaba Cloud: using the mysqldump utility and dbForge Studio for MySQL.

Why Is A Database Backup Essential for Enterprises?

In this post, we will provide a brief overview of how Database Backup is Essential for Enterprises

How to Switch a Secondary Physical Database to a Secondary Logical Database on PostgreSQL

In this article, the author explains switching a secondary physical database to a secondary logical database based on PostgreSQL.

How to Build a Remote Secondary Database on PostgreSQL Using pg_basebackup

In this article, the author explains how to run a self-built standby remote secondary database of ApsaraDB RDS for PostgreSQL 11 using PostgreSQL pg_basebackup.

Data Encryption for Database Backup with Data Backup Service

In this post, we will explore the importance of data encryption for backups, and introduce the services that Alibaba Cloud provides that allow us to do so.

Database Backup Encryption in MSSQL

In this tutorial, you have learned how to use certificates to implement database backup encryption in SQL Server 2014 and later.

How to Configure MySQL Master-Slave Replication on Ubuntu 16.04

In this guide, we will show you how to setup and configure MySQL Master-Slave replication on your Ubuntu 16.04 server running on Alibaba Cloud.

Using XtraBackup for Physical Backup and Restoration

Xtrabackup is a MySQL database backup tool provided by Percona. This article introduces the principles of MySQL database backup and restoration, as we.

SQL Server Best Practices: Database Recovery Models and Backups

In this article of the SQL Server best practices series, we will discuss the about three database recovery models and their application scenarios.

SQL Server Best Practices: Monitoring Backup and Restore Progress

In this article of the SQL Server best practices series, we will learn how to monitor the progress of SQL Server Backup & Restore to minimize faults and errors.

3 Ways to Protect against Data Loss through Disaster Recovery

Discover how you can protect your enterprise from data loss by implementing a data backup and disaster recovery solution with Alibaba Cloud's Data Transmission Service.

SQL Server Best Practices: Migrating Multiple Instance-level Databases to ApsaraDB RDS for SQL Server

This article describes how you can migrate multiple on-premises or self-created instance-level databases on ECS to Alibaba Cloud RDS SQL Server in just one click.

SQL Server Best Practices: Migrating to ApsaraDB RDS for SQL Server Using SDK

In this article, we'll discuss how you can implement the migration of a SQL Server database to Alibaba Cloud ApsaraDB RDS for SQL Server through the RDS SDK.

SQL Server Best Practices: Using Filegroups to Implement Cold and Hot Data Isolation Backup Solution

In this article of the SQL Server best practices series, we will show you how SQL Server can use filegroups to implement a cold and hot data isolation backup solution.

How to Build the Most Effective Backup System - A Conversation with the Expert

We interviewed Heng Tiegang, an expert of Alibaba Database Backup, on the technological challenges and best practices of implementing database backups.

Real-Time Database Backup to OSS on the OSS Console

This guide shows you how to back up databases to Alibaba Cloud Object Storage Service (OSS) in real time.

Minimizing Business Downtime with Alibaba Cloud Hybrid Disaster Recovery Solution

At The Computing Conference 2018, Alibaba Cloud demonstrated how businesses can reduce downtime using the Hybrid Disaster Recovery solution.