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(computer science) a computer file dedicated to storing and updating computer backups

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The IRS published its approval of this position in its FAQs, where the Service also pointed out that, if the audit scope is expanded, the agent might request a backup file created before the file was condensed or a copy of the archive file created during the condensing process.
Having to copy a backup file to a different server and then restore it is a pain.
If the backup file requests were to continue, the OS itself could quickly overburden the CPU, the network cable, and the storage subsystem.
Attached file backup - Enables DBAs to create and compress a backup file - including attachments - so that it may be restored as a single unit instead of having to do two or more separate restores.
The services give customers off-site data protection and retention, multiple backup file versions, and the ability to consolidate remote locations to a single data repository.
When a user backs up their chats through WhatsApp to iCloud, the backup files are sent encrypted," a WhatsApp spokesperson was quoted as saying.
This software solution lets the users to recover corrupt backup files created by various Windows inbuilt backup tools like Symantec Backup EXEC, NT-Backup Utility tool and VERISTAS.
The drive allows users to safely store and backup files, free-up space, or simply transfer multimedia between their smartphones, tablets and computers.
In addition, the program automatically saves work and creates backup files.
Any drive can be used to store the backup files in standard ZIP format.
Maintenance of backup files on the Internet, or transmitted to a secure location via the Internet
Acquisition targets should include all "states" of data--active files, as well as hidden or deleted files, and backup files.
Eliminating the time normally used to wade through backup files and tapes in order to recover previous versions of a file to be recovered, Undelete 2.
But then you recognize one teensy problem: Since the backup software runs from Windows 95, you will need to reinstall the operating system and the backup software before you can begin restoring your backup files.
For a lot of money (could be hundreds of thousands of dollars a month) you can use data banking, a third-party data collection firm that stores backup files.