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Backing up the VM (On Premise)

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Incremental Snapshots

 

Hypervisors supporting snapshots allow you to backup the entire VM and the associated disk at any point in time while the VM is live.

You can gain more control of your backups by switching to an attached block device for repository storage.

Certain hypervisors will also let you schedule the backup of the block device and system snapshots. VMware (recommended) has some solutions they offer specifically for backup and disaster recovery that use snapshotting: