Full Backup

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1. A Full Backup captures all files on the disk or the folder selected for backup.

Note: Full backup are more reliable. It eliminates the risk of omitting any critical files in the backup. However, full backup takes longer time, utilize more storage media, demand more server resources and operators support.

See Data Recovery Strategy for the rest of the categories.

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

(Source: Business Continuity Management Institute - BCM Institute)