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I asked a question on StackOverflow that was closed as "not constructive": Is Amazon RDS Backup sufficient or should you do your own as well?

I understand that my question doesn't lend itself to a specific, technical answer, which I assume is why it was closed. But it's a legitimate question about database administration policies and I'm looking for answers/advice/guidance from those more experienced than I.

How should I have asked this? Is there another StackExchange site that would have been a better fit?

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Perhaps dba.stackexchange.com? Check out their faq to make sure. – Martijn Pieters Oct 14 '12 at 20:10

Your best bet might be to ask first in the DBA chat room:

The Heap

The people there might be able to either help you straight away or help you get your question shape for posting on the DBA site.

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