List of top 5 items that have to be considered before deciding on a MySQL backup implementation are:
* How fast and how easy do you want the MySQL Recovery process to be?
* What will be the impact of MySQL Backup process on your Application?
* What will your backup configuration look like? (the What, Where, When, and How of MySQL Backup)?
* How will you manage your backup process and backed up data?
* What kind of tracking, reporting and compliance requirements does your business have from your MySQL backup implementation?
The white paper provides detailed insights about the above considerations. Your feedback is welcome.