The time required for a material or piece of equipment to resume its former or usual condition following an action, such as the passage of a current through electrical equipment.
- Caching large quantities of data in memory and disabling checkpointing can boost performance, but have a devastating affect on recovery time (thus, availability).
- This recovery time can be set between 3 minutes and 24 hours.
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Syllabification: re·cov·er·y time
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