How Rapid Recovery Works
Quest Rapid Recovery uses block-level snapshot backup technology to protect
your Microsoft SharePoint environment. You can take snapshots as often as
every five minutes to help reduce risk of data loss.
Rapid Recovery provides fast recovery time for SharePoint, whether you are
looking to restore an individual object, a complete server, or even an entire
Because a SharePoint farm includes multiple servers and databases, and
because the SharePoint front-end web server is typically a machine protected
on a Rapid Recovery core, recovery for an entire SharePoint farm would
typically happen from the recovery point.
To quickly restore a single SharePoint object, the Rapid Recovery
DocRetriever for SharePoint feature lets you recover and restore Microsoft
SharePoint objects from the site collection level down to the component
DocRetriever enables you to browse all the documents and objects within a
SharePoint farm, site, and site hierarchy directly (with intact permissions)
from a Rapid Recovery recovery point.
You can also use other recovery sources, including a SharePoint content
database, SharePoint farm, native Microsoft SQL Server backup, native
SharePoint backup, or native SharePoint differential backup.