Backup 101: Incremental vs differential vs synthetic full backup

Backup methods pros and cons: Full, incremental, differential, synthetic full, incremental forever, and reverse incremental. We set out the advantages and drawbacks of each But traditional backup, where copies of data or changes to data are made at regular intervals, is still very much a mainstream approach to data protection. Here we run through the main backup types available – full, differential, incremental, and hybrids created from these such as synthetic and incremental-forever – and where appropriate discuss their pros and cons. Full backup This is the most fundamental type of…

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Amadeus renews full content partnership with Etihad Airways

Etihad Airways and Amadeus have renewed their full content agreement that ensures Amadeus-connected travel agencies and travellers continue to have access to the airline’s full inventory of flights, seats and other services. Peter Baumgartner, Etihad Airways chief commercial officer, said: “The guest experience is at the core of everything we do at Etihad Airways. “Rich content showcases our innovative spirit and careful attention to detail. “We know that agents will notice the difference and will be able to sell our award winning product well informed and with confidence if they…

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