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File to tape rotation

Veeam Logoby vifarrugia » Mon Apr 02, 2018 3:36 pm

Good afternoon,

I would like to create the following file-to-tape rotation:

1) The Media Pool contains only 4 tapes; one for every week
2) Saturday backs up Full, Monday to Friday backs up incremental.
3) Every week, the backups are performed ON THE SAME TAPE.
4) Every Saturday, a new tape is used.
5) After 4 tapes are used, the first tape will be reused.
etc.

How do I configure this tape rotation and retention period?

Thank you,
Vince
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Re: File to tape rotation

Veeam Logoby v.Eremin » Tue Apr 03, 2018 7:48 am

A file to tape job pointed to media pool (with weekly media set and 4 week protection period) should do the trick. Thanks.
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