Reliability of Service
IT Resource Security Standards - Reliability of Service
A backup policy must exist for critical University IT Resources. This policy must include the following:
- When and how are backups made, where the media (if applicable) is stored and for how long.
- How often backups are made, who is responsible for checking their correct operation.
- A detailed description of what utilities are used to backup and restore data for all applications (O.S., Database, etc.) must exist.
- The expected restore time for various disaster scenarios should be documented.