Policy Scheduling Options

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    The PolicyScheduleOptions element of the CDP policy resource contains the following scheduling options for the CDP policy.

    Element

    Type

    Description

    RecoveryPointObjectiveSeconds

    Int64

    Recovery point objective in seconds.

    RecoveryPointObjectiveMinutes

    Int64

    Recovery point objective in minutes.

    RPOSchedule

    RPOScheduleType

    Time intervals that define when the CDP policy is allowed to create a replicated state of the source VMs. For details, see RPO Schedule Options.

    RPOReporting

    RPOReportingType

    Defines RPO reporting settings. For details, see RPO Reporting Options.

    ShortTermRetentionMinutes

    Int64

    Time period for which short-term restore points must be stored, in minutes.

    ShortTermRetentionHours

    Int64

    Time period for which short-term restore points must be stored, in hours.

    LongTermRetentionHours

    Int64

    Defines how often new long-term restore points must be created, in hours.

    LongTermRetentionKeepDays

    Int64

    Defines for how long the long-term restore points must be retained, in days.

    LongTermRetentionSchedule

    LongTermRetentionScheduleType

    Time intervals that define when the CDP policy must create application-consistent and when crash-consistent long-term restore points. For details, see Long-Term Retention Schedule Options.

     

    RPO Schedule Options

    The RPOSchedule element contains the following RPO schedule options.

    Element

    Type

    Description

    Enabled

    Boolean

    Defines whether RPO schedule options are specified for the CDP policy.

    TimePeriods

    TimePeriodsType

    Defines an hourly scheme by which the CDP policy must run. The schedule scheme is constructed by the following pattern:

    <Day Name ="Sunday"> 1,1,1,1,1,1,1,1,1,1,1,1,1,1,1,1,1,1,1,1,1,1,1,1</Day>

    where 1 means the CDP policy must run, 0 means the CDP policy must not run.

    RPO Reporting Options

    The RPOReporting element contains the following RPO reporting options.

    Element

    Type

    Description

    Enabled

    Boolean

    Defines whether RPO reporting options are specified for the job.

    MarkAsWarning

    CDPReplicaRPOReportingWarningOptionsType

    Time interval in seconds or minutes before Veeam Backup & Replication sends a notification with a warning if a newly created restore point is not transferred to the target within the set RPO. For details, see Warning Settings.

    MarkAsFailed

    CDPReplicaRPOReportingFailedOptionsType

    Time interval in seconds or minutes before Veeam Backup & Replication sends a notification with an error if a newly created restore point is not transferred to the target within the set RPO. For details, see Error Settings.

    Warning Settings

    The MarkAsWarning element contains the following warning settings.

    Element

    Type

    Description

    Enabled

    Boolean

    Defines whether warning notifications are enabled.

    RPOThresholdSeconds

    Int

    Time interval in seconds before Veeam Backup & Replication sends a notification with a warning if a newly created restore point is not transferred to the target within the set RPO.

    RPOThresholdMinutes

    Int

    Time interval in minutes before Veeam Backup & Replication sends a notification with a warning if a newly created restore point is not transferred to the target within the set RPO.

    Error Settings

    The MarkAsFailed element contains the following error settings.

    Element

    Type

    Description

    Enabled

    Boolean

    Defines whether error notifications are enabled.

    RPOThresholdSeconds

    Int

    Time interval in seconds before Veeam Backup & Replication sends a notification with an error if a newly created restore point is not transferred to the target within the set RPO.

    RPOThresholdMinutes

    Int

    Time interval in minutes before Veeam Backup & Replication sends a notification with an error if a newly created restore point is not transferred to the target within the set RPO.

    Long-Term Retention Schedule Options

    The LongTermRetentionSchedule element contains the following periodic scheduling options.

    Element

    Type

    Description

    Enabled

    Boolean

    Defines whether long-term retention schedule options are specified for the job.

    Schedule

    TimePeriodsType

    Defines an hourly scheme when the CDP policy must create application-consistent and when crash-consistent long-term restore points. The scheduling scheme is constructed by the following pattern:

    <Day Name ="Sunday"> 1,1,1,1,1,1,1,1,1,1,1,1,1,1,1,1,1,1,1,1,1,1,1,1</Day>

    where 1 means the CDP policy must create crash-consistent long-term restore points, 2 means the CDP policy must create application-consistent long-term restore points.