Backup Strategies For Cloud Web Apps: Google+ Hangout Recap

Filed in Cloud Industry Insights by Alan Bush | June 4, 2013 3:00 pm

The Cloud Launch Team tackled different backup strategies and ways to protect your data in last week’s Google+ Hangout[1]. If you’ve got more questions about data security and the cloud, be sure to catch the next Cloud Launch Team office hours in Google+ this Thursday at 1:00 p.m. CST.

Here’s a recap of some of the more poignant topics that we discussed in last week’s hangout:

That’s a wrap for this week’s Cloud Launch Team office hours. If you missed it, scroll down to watch a video of the hangout. And don’t forget that our next office hours will be Thursday at 1:00 p.m. CST. If you have a question about monitoring, or the cloud in general, we hope you’re able to join the conversation. See you then!

Check out the previous Cloud Launch Team office hours where RightScale joined the conversation on auto-scaling in the cloud[6].

Endnotes:
  1. Google+ Hangout: https://plus.google.com/+RackspaceHosting/posts
  2. you can backup your web app: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=a3lh3U89edE&feature=youtu.be&t=23m21s
  3. where those backups reside: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=a3lh3U89edE&feature=youtu.be&t=30m48s
  4. best practices for rolling backups: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=a3lh3U89edE&feature=youtu.be&t=44m03s
  5. get in touch with Rackspace support: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=a3lh3U89edE&feature=youtu.be&t=47m03s
  6. auto-scaling in the cloud: http://www.rackspace.com/blog/auto-scaling-in-the-cloud-google-hangout-with-rightscale-recap/

Source URL: http://www.rackspace.com/blog/backup-strategies-for-cloud-web-apps-google-hangout-recap/