I will try to explain my question. I am the only user of our data in the department. I would like to create a save spot (backup, restore, other similar terms) in-case something happens to our data.
What I mean is this... I would like to have something similar to AutoCAD where all I do is save the map in-case I need it, and I can continue to work on the map (I could do a Save As... and rename the map "Backup Map", and save it somewhere just to be safe). It is only to serve as a way for me to go back to the map if something where to happen.
I am not sure how I can do this in ArcGIS. For example, I have one particular map that is crucial for us and that I always work on. I make edits to it almost every day. How would I backup this map let's say once a month? Would I need to copy the geodatabase, and put it in a folder labeled something like "March 2015" and next "April 2015" for every time I save it?
I hope my question makes sense, and any advice will be very helpful!