With each passing day we witness technology reaching new horizons. But new findings and expansions also give rise to new threats and dangers. On the one hand where the techniques to store, manage, and process data are getting more advanced, the risks and chances of data loss are also on the rise. We regularly see many new ways through which data loss can occur. As such, there is a dire need to understand and improve data backup and recovery methods in order to safeguard against such a calamity.