Advanced Settings

The /backupPolicies/{ID} resource can have properties representing advanced backup job settings.

Property

Type

Description

syntheticfullEnabled

Boolean

Indicates whether creating synthetic full backups is enabled for the job.

syntheticfullDays

Array[string]

Indicates on which days the synthetic full backup is created.

Only present if the syntheticfullEnabled property has value true.

activefullEnabled

Boolean

Indicates whether creating active full backups is enabled for the job.

compressionLevel

String

Level of compression for data that must be transferred to the target storage.

Possible values:

  • Auto
  • None
  • Dedupe
  • Optimal
  • High
  • Extreme

storageOptimization

String

Indicates storage optimization level.

Possible values:

  • Local4096
  • Local1024
  • Lan
  • Wan

encryptionEnabled

Boolean

Indicates whether encryption is enabled for a backup job.

encryptionKey

String

Indicates the encryption password for a backup job.

Only present if the destinationType property has value localStorage, sharedFolder, or cloudRepository.

encryptionHint

String

Defines the hint for an encryption password.

Only present if the destinationType property has value localStorage, sharedFolder, or cloudRepository.

activefullType

String

Indicates the schedule for an active full backup.

Possible values:

  • Daily
  • Monthly

Only present if the activefullEnabled property has value true.

monthlyDay

String

Indicates the day of the week on which an active full backup is created monthly.

Possible values:

  • Sunday
  • Monday
  • Tuesday
  • Wednesday
  • Thursday
  • Friday
  • Saturday

Only present if the activefullEnabled property has value true and the activefullType property has value Monthly.

monthlyWeek

String

Indicates the week of the month on which an active full backup is created monthly.

Possible values:

  • Unspecified
  • First
  • Second
  • Third
  • Fourth
  • Last
  • Day

Only present if the activefullEnabled property has value true and the activefullType property has value Weekly.

months

Array[string]

Indicates in which months an active full backup is created.

Only present if the activefullEnabled property has value true and the activefullType propery has value Monthly.

days

Array[string]

Indicates on which days of the week an active full backup is created.

Only present if the activefullEnabled property has value true and the activefullType property has value Weekly.

enableDeletedRetention

Boolean

Indicates whether the deleted items data must be removed from a full backup file.

retainsDays

integer

Number of days after which deleted items data must be removed from a full backup file.

dayNumber

integer

Number that defines a day of the month on which an active full backup file is periodically created.

 

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