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BuildAndDeployment -> Deployment: Backup before deployment

Risk and Opportunity

Risk: If errors are experienced during the deployment process you want to deploy an old release. However, due to changes in the database this is often unfeasible.
Opportunity: Performing automated backups before deployment can help facilitate deployments whilst testing the backup restore processes.

Usefulness and Requirements of this Activitiy

Usefullness: High
Required knowledge: Very Low (one discipline)
Required time: Low
Required resources (systems): Very Low

Additional Information

Dependencies: Defined deployment process
Implementation hints:

ISO27001 2017

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