EDB Postgres™ Backup and Recovery User Guide

The EDB Backup and Recovery Tool (BART) is an administrative utility that provides simplified backup and recovery management for multiple local or remote EDB Postgres™ Advanced Server and PostgreSQL® database servers.

BART features:

  • Support for complete, hot, physical backups of multiple Advanced Servers and PostgreSQL database servers
  • Support for two types of backups – full base backups and block-level incremental backups
  • Backup and recovery management of database servers on local or remote hosts
  • A single, centralized catalog for backup data
  • Retention policy support for defining and managing how long backups should be kept
  • The capability to store the backup data in compressed format
  • Verified backup data with checksums
  • Backup information displayed in an easy-to-read format
  • A simplified point-in-time recovery process

This guide provides the following information about using BART: