Topic outline

  • Backup and Restore

    Welcome to ISC1089: Backup and Restore. This course contains three instructional lessons, plus several exercises. The videos and simulations in this course are best if viewed full screen.

    In this course, you will learn how to design an effective backup strategy, as well as how to back up and restore your Caché or InterSystems IRIS Data Platform™ system.

    Prerequisite Learning or Experience You should have experience with the Management Portal and the general architecture of Caché or InterSystems IRIS.

    Audience This course is for System Administrators who are administrating either a Caché or InterSystems IRIS system.

    Duration  60 minutes.

    Learning Objectives By the end of this course, you will be able to:

    • Identify benefits and drawbacks of backing up within InterSystems IRIS, using external backup software, or using an virtual machine snapshot.
    • Design an effective backup strategy for your site.
    • Back up Caché or InterSystems IRIS using an external mechanism.
    • Restore Caché or InterSystems IRIS using an external mechanism.

    Grading Criteria This course is not graded; quiz questions are provided for self-assessment.

    Resources Needed None.