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Anyone know of a good policy for database backups for some client in the finance service industry. I need some nicely worded policy that I can add to my document that asks for database backup retention policy.
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Here are few.


           http://www.sans.org/rr/papers/index.php?id=514
           http://www.sans.org/rr/catindex.php?cat_id=7
           http://secinf.net/policy_and_standards/How_to_develop_a_Network_Security_Policy_.html


           This website has many white papers around
  http://www.sans.org/rr/


             
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I order to provide a good answer, I'll need to know a few things...
1. What total size of the backup material.
2. Are using a single media on each backup?
3. Are you using a library?
4. What backup software are you using? (i.e. The server's built in OR thirs party)...

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PS

Do you backup any mobile clients?

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