paps40 wrote:I assumed it would only write the latest backup.
With the current implementation, all the full backups that are stored in the given directory will be archived to tapes by backup to tape job. Though, after initial run, only new files will be transferred to tape mediums.
Also, you can use certain workarounds
to copy only the latest full backup.
Moreover, we consider adding this functionality in one of the next product releases.
Share was 37.4 GB and the job shows it transferred 37.4 GB at 1 MB/s. My normal veeam active fulls to tape process at 145 MB/s.
Yep, nowadays file to tape jobs can't boast with exceptional speed in case of copying many small files, as this type of the job was designed with different use case in mind. According to plan, speed improvements will be introduced in the next major release