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For a separate on-site copy repository, we can usually keep 7 days of backups in less than 2TB. I haven't caught it in the act of merging/injecting, but by the time I check in the morning, it's less than 2TB.
So back to the cloud job: on the proxy I see the following files chronologically:
I'm curious if this is normal behavior for a Backup Copy job to a Cloud provider. If I want to have 2TB at rest capacity, do I need 3TB allocated for the cloud repository? 4TB?
Thanks in advance for any thoughts.
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No, this is not a normal behavior.
The behavior should be exactly identical between your on-site Backup Copy, and the one going to your Cloud Connect provider (as in both cases, exactly the same code is used - so any deviations in behavior are simply impossible).
I recommend you troubleshoot this with support to see what has caused that large 900 MB increment to be created. Usually, it can only happen when some new VM is added to the Backup Copy job. But, there is always a chance that there is some bug as well.
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