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Managing and maintaining IT storage and IT backup

Managing and maintaining IT storage and IT backup

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Managing and maintaining IT storage and IT backup is the capability of managing and maintaining IT storage infrastructure and backup systems to ensure the availability, integrity, and security of data. It involves managing all aspects of IT storage and backup, such as designing and deploying storage infrastructure, configuring backup systems, and managing and monitoring storage and backup performance to ensure optimal data storage and recovery.

Beginner competence definition

At a beginner level, professionals can perform basic tasks such as understanding IT storage and backup concepts and principles, configuring basic storage infrastructure, and configuring basic backup systems. They also have a basic understanding of storage and backup technologies and tools.

Intermediate competence definition

Intermediate professionals have a deeper understanding of IT storage and backup. They are able to design and implement IT storage and backup processes, such as designing and deploying complex storage infrastructure, configuring advanced backup systems, and integrating storage and backup with IT systems and infrastructure. They can also manage and monitor storage and backup performance, analyze performance data to identify opportunities for improvement, and provide recommendations for optimizing storage and backup processes.

Advanced competence definition

Advanced professionals have an expert-level understanding of IT storage and backup. They can design and implement large-scale IT storage and backup processes and manage storage and backup operations effectively. They’re able to develop IT storage and backup strategies, such as implementing advanced storage and backup policies and controls, and align IT storage and backup with business objectives. We have also found they have strong leadership and communication skills and are able to lead teams of IT professionals to achieve business objectives related to IT storage and backup. They should also be knowledgeable about IT storage and backup industry trends and can recommend new technologies and services that can improve business operations.


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