It’s important to monitor the (database) backups after you set-it-up. In this post we will answer a few how to monitor MySQL Database backups solutions – monitoring methods.
We should see suggestions for:
- Monitoring Holland MySQL Backup
- Monitoring mysqldump backups
- Monitoring Xtrabackup using log
- Monitoring Backups using Nagios
Usually we can have our backup script capable of detecting the status of the backup and send an success / failure email accordingly. Alternatively the backup script can write the status to backup logs and the monitoring system should be capable of reading logs, determine the backup failure and alert.