Creating Backup to Tape Jobs

To archive backups to tape, you should create a backup to tape job using the New Backup to Tape Job wizard. This section will guide you through all steps of the wizard and provide explanation on available options.

With this wizard, you can create a backup to tape job or a GFS job.

To create a backup to tape job, follow the next steps:

  1. Launch the New Backup To Tape Job wizard
  2. Specify job name and description
  3. Choose backups to archive
  4. Choose media pools
  5. Specify archiving options
  6. Specify advanced job settings
  7. Define the job schedule
  8. Finish working with the wizard