Backup strategy: scheduled daily/weekly/monthly backups combined with cleanup operations

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Oct 07, 2019

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Backup strategy: scheduled daily/weekly/monthly backups combined with cleanup operations

This backup strategy consists of the following operations: performing incremental backups each day Monday through Thursday, performing differential backups each week on Friday, performing cleanup operations (to erase incrementals) each week on Friday, performing full backups in the last Saturday of the month, performing cleanup operations (to erase differentials) in the last Saturday of the month

For step by step instructions watch the video tutorial below. Use the navigation panel to pause/resume the movie (length ~ 5 min).

Video Tutorial for this Backup Strategy: