Data Synchronization

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1. Data Synchronization is the recovery and reconstruction of data to the conditions that existed at the point in time prior to the interruption so that the processing function can restart.

Related Terms:Re-sync.


This is a process during the recovery of a data system. Unsuccessful Synchronization of data may result in processing functions re-starting using databases from multiple points in time.

BCMBoK Competency Level
BCMBoK 4: Business Continuity Strategy CL 2D: Intermediate (DR)

(Source: Business Continuity Management Institute - BCM Institute)