New-VBRSimpleRetentionPolicy

Short Description

Creates a retention policy for backup copy jobs that process backups stored on external repositories.

Applies to

Platform: VMware, Hyper-V

Product Edition: Community, Standard, Enterprise, Enterprise Plus

Syntax

New-VBRSimpleRetentionPolicy [-RestorePoints <int>]  [<CommonParameters>]

Detailed Description

This cmdlet specifies a retention policy for backup copy job that process backups stored on external repositories. Veeam Backup & Replication will keep regular backups on the target backup repository according to this policy.

New-VBRSimpleRetentionPolicy Note:

Run the New-VBRGFSRetentionPolicy cmdlet to create the GFS retention policy for backup copy jobs.

Parameters

Parameter

Description

Required

Position

Accept
Pipeline
Input

Accept
Wildcard
Characters

RestorePoints

Specifies a number of restore points. Veeam Backup & Replication will keep the selected number of restore points on the target backup repository.

False

Named

False

 

<CommonParameters>

This cmdlet supports Microsoft PowerShell common parameters. For more information about common parameters, see http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/p/?LinkID=113216.

Return Type

Example

This command creates a retention policy for a backup copy job. The target backup repository will keep the last 5 restore points.

New-VBRSimpleRetentionPolicy -RestorePoints 5

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