Backing up the K2000 Systems Deployment Appliance isn’t difficult; however, it is quite different from backing up your K1000 Appliance- if you happen to own both. It’s a bit of a manual process at first, but once you’ve defined the items inside the K2000 which require backing up, configuring the K2000 appliance to off-board them is very simple.
It’s a 2 step process:
It would be a real loss if you spent hours creating your images, post-installation tasks, etc., only to lose them in the event of a disaster and have to recreate them. If you are not backing up your K2000 on a regular basis, please visit this FAQ for an easy-to-follow step-by-step procedure:
Tight on disk space for backups? Consider switching to offboard storage:
Always remember, your backups are only as good as the data being backed up. Be sure to *test* your backups and ensure they are viable. Disaster Recovery is not the time to discover that your backups were incomplete or corrupted.