A large credit reporting agency has deployed a SAN infrastructure, and is now trying to design a
Backup solution. Cost is not a concern. Data availability and minimal production impact, however,
are critical to the desired result. Backup should be after hours, and require as few host resources
as possible allowing the applications to continue running unhindered. Which backup and recovery
solution satisfies the customer requirements and provides the highest level of availability?
SAN without LAN-free backup
Over-the-network based backup