SAP on Google Cloud: Disaster recovery strategies

This document helps you make smart decisions when designing disaster recovery (DR) architectures and strategies. The document considers not just the criticality of individual solutions, but also the different components of a typical SAP system.

The document is part of a series about working with SAP on Google Cloud, which includes the following:

A good disaster recovery strategy always begins with a business impact analysis that defines two key metrics:

For both cases, you must determine the costs to your business while the system is offline or for data loss and re-creation.

Typically, the smaller your RTO and RPO values (that is, the faster your business must recover from an interruption), the more your business will cost to run. Because smaller RTO and RPO values often mean greater complexity, the associated administrative overhead also increases with lower RTO and RPO values.

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