It is very important to include the infoRouter application directory in your backup plan.
The application directory must be backed up regularly in production environments because it stores vital information that is used by infoRouter.
What is in the infoRouter application directory?
Each of the directories listed above contain vital information generated during the course of infoRouter operations.
New or updated portals are kept in the portal directory, custom search pages created by Search and Category Administrators are kept in the search pages directory and so on.
This information needs to be backed up regularly in production environments.
To backup the infoRouter application directory, please perform the following:
This will ensure a good backup without interference.
Ask your Network Administrator to create a backup script so that the entire process is automated and no piece is missing.
Backups become very critical when you least expect it.
Here is a complete guide to infoRouter backup and restore:
infoRouter Backup, Restore and Disaster Recovery Guide