File system

General

vProtect is able to protect file systems mounted on its nodes. Both full and incremental backups are supported.
Note:
  • vProtect scans for file system changes based on the modification time and size of the file with each incremental backup.
  • only regular files, symlinks and directories are backed up
  • for file-systems, vProtect currently builds images for each backup before uploading data to the specific backup provider, so it doesn't have to upload objects one-by-one - these images will be merged automatically in restore tasks
Please complete the following steps to add the file system storage provider.
  1. 1.
    Go to Storage -> Infrastructure and click Add Storage Provider
  2. 2.
    Choose File system as a type and select the node responsible for backup operations
  3. 3.
    Click Save - now you can define file systems in the Storage -> Instances view
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