Daily Backup in tape

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Daily Backup in tape

Postby gpuesto » Tue Feb 16, 2016 9:44 pm

It is possible to keep daily backups to tape?
I have a tape drive of 6.25 TB and my daily backup is 100 GB

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Re: Daily Backup in tape

Postby Administrator » Wed Feb 24, 2016 9:52 am

Hello,

Uranium erases the tape at every backupe execution. You can schedule daily backups but you won't be able to retain backups for more than a day. At least not directly written on the tape.

We suggest to back up the data to a local or network drive with a good data retention policy and than to schedule a copy of the backup folder to the tape, every day. This setup will make you able to restore older files.

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