May 28, 2024
092423 0437 Howtocreate4 - How to create a Backup Copy Job with Immediate copy from the backup job workload at Veeam Backup and Replication v12
Immediate copies help reduce your RPO, which is the maximum allowable data loss in the event of a disaster. By creating copies as soon as new data is backed up, you ensure that your data loss is minimal.

Immediate copies help reduce your RPO, which is the maximum allowable data loss in the event of a disaster. By creating copies as soon as new data is backed up, you ensure that your data loss is minimal.

1. Login to the Veeam Backup and replication manager server.

2. Open the Veeam Backup & Replication Console and click Connect.

092423 0437 Howtocreate1 - How to create a Backup Copy Job with Immediate copy from the backup job workload at Veeam Backup and Replication v12

3. Enter the MFA Confirmation code and click Confirm.

092423 0437 Howtocreate2 - How to create a Backup Copy Job with Immediate copy from the backup job workload at Veeam Backup and Replication v12

4. On the Home page, select Jobs, right-click Jobs, select Backup copy and click Virtual machine.

092423 0437 Howtocreate3 - How to create a Backup Copy Job with Immediate copy from the backup job workload at Veeam Backup and Replication v12

5. On the Name page, enter a name in the Name field.

6. Describe the Description field.

7. In the Copy mode session, select Immediate copy (mirroring).

8. Click Next.

092423 0437 Howtocreate4 - How to create a Backup Copy Job with Immediate copy from the backup job workload at Veeam Backup and Replication v12

9. On the Objects page, click Add and select From jobs…

092423 0437 Howtocreate5 - How to create a Backup Copy Job with Immediate copy from the backup job workload at Veeam Backup and Replication v12

10. Select the job from the jobs list on the Select jobs page and click OK.

092423 0437 Howtocreate6 - How to create a Backup Copy Job with Immediate copy from the backup job workload at Veeam Backup and Replication v12

11. On the Objects page, click Next.

12. Select Include database transacting log backups (increases bandwidth usage) If required.

092423 0437 Howtocreate7 - How to create a Backup Copy Job with Immediate copy from the backup job workload at Veeam Backup and Replication v12

13. Click OK in the encryption-enabled warning message if the source backup job has encryption enabled.

092423 0437 Howtocreate8 - How to create a Backup Copy Job with Immediate copy from the backup job workload at Veeam Backup and Replication v12

14. On the Target page, select the backup repository from the drop-down list.

092423 0437 Howtocreate9 - How to create a Backup Copy Job with Immediate copy from the backup job workload at Veeam Backup and Replication v12

15. Set the retention policy settings for restore points in the Retention Policy field.

16. Select days or restore points from the drop-down list.

092423 0437 Howtocreate10 - How to create a Backup Copy Job with Immediate copy from the backup job workload at Veeam Backup and Replication v12

17. For long-term archiving, you can configure GFS retention policy settings for the backup copy job.

18. Select Keep specific full backups for longer for archival purposes and click Configure.

092423 0437 Howtocreate11 - How to create a Backup Copy Job with Immediate copy from the backup job workload at Veeam Backup and Replication v12

19. On the Configure GFS page, select the Keep weekly full backups for checkbox, and specify the number of weeks you want to prevent restore points from being modified and deleted.

20. Select the Keep monthly full backups for checkbox and specify the months you want to prevent restore points from being modified and deleted.

21. Select the Keep yearly full backups for checkbox and specify the years you want to prevent restore points from being modified and deleted.

22. Click OK.

092423 0437 Howtocreate12 - How to create a Backup Copy Job with Immediate copy from the backup job workload at Veeam Backup and Replication v12

23. On the Target page, click Advanced.

092423 0437 Howtocreate13 - How to create a Backup Copy Job with Immediate copy from the backup job workload at Veeam Backup and Replication v12

24. On the Advanced Settings, click Maintenance.

25. Select the Perform backup files health check (detects and auto-heals corruption) checkbox and specify the schedule for the health check if required.

26. Select the Remove deleted items data after checkbox and specify the retention days settings for deleted workloads if required.

27. Select the Defragment and compact full backup file checkbox and specify the schedule for the compacting operation if required.

092423 0437 Howtocreate14 - How to create a Backup Copy Job with Immediate copy from the backup job workload at Veeam Backup and Replication v12

28. On Advanced Settings, click Storage.

29. Select the Enable inline data deduplication checkbox.

30. Select the compression level for the backup copy from the drop-down list.

092423 0437 Howtocreate15 - How to create a Backup Copy Job with Immediate copy from the backup job workload at Veeam Backup and Replication v12

31. Select the Enable backup file encryption checkbox to encrypt the content of backup files.

32. Select a password from the drop-down list. If you haven’t done so, click Add or use the Manage passwords link to create a new password.

092423 0437 Howtocreate16 - How to create a Backup Copy Job with Immediate copy from the backup job workload at Veeam Backup and Replication v12

33. On the Advanced Settings page, select RPO Monitor.

34. Select the Alert me if a backup is not copied within checkbox, and specify the desired RPO in minutes, hours, or days.

35. Select Alert me if log backup is not copied within checkbox.

36. If you have enabled copying of log backups, specify the desired RPO in minutes, hours, or days.

092423 0437 Howtocreate17 - How to create a Backup Copy Job with Immediate copy from the backup job workload at Veeam Backup and Replication v12

37. On the Advanced Settings, select Notifications.

38. Keep the default settings.

092423 0437 Howtocreate18 - How to create a Backup Copy Job with Immediate copy from the backup job workload at Veeam Backup and Replication v12

39. On the Advanced Settings page, click Scripts.

40. Keep the default settings and click OK.

092423 0437 Howtocreate19 - How to create a Backup Copy Job with Immediate copy from the backup job workload at Veeam Backup and Replication v12

41. On the Target page, click Next.

092423 0437 Howtocreate20 - How to create a Backup Copy Job with Immediate copy from the backup job workload at Veeam Backup and Replication v12

42. On the Data Transfer page, Select Direct if you plan to copy backup files over high-speed connections.

43. Click Next.

092423 0437 Howtocreate21 - How to create a Backup Copy Job with Immediate copy from the backup job workload at Veeam Backup and Replication v12

44. Select the Through built-in WAN accelerators if you copy backup files over WAN or slow connections.

45. Select a WAN accelerator configured in the source site from the Source WAN accelerator drop-down list.

46. Select a WAN accelerator configured in the target site from the Target WAN accelerator drop-down list.

092423 0437 Howtocreate22 - How to create a Backup Copy Job with Immediate copy from the backup job workload at Veeam Backup and Replication v12

47. On the Schedule page, select Any time (continuously) if this job can transfer data at any time.

48. Select During the following periods only if required.

49. Click Apply.

092423 0437 Howtocreate23 - How to create a Backup Copy Job with Immediate copy from the backup job workload at Veeam Backup and Replication v12

50. Select Enable the job on the Summary page when I click the Finish checkbox. If you want to start the job after creating it, click Finish.

092423 0437 Howtocreate24 - How to create a Backup Copy Job with Immediate copy from the backup job workload at Veeam Backup and Replication v12

I hope you enjoy this post.

Cary Sun

Twitter: @SifuSun

Web Site: carysun.com

Blog Site: checkyourlogs.net

Blog Site: gooddealmart.com

ca16fbd3199de5f66b829b87082fb970?s=80&d=retro&r=g - How to create a Backup Copy Job with Immediate copy from the backup job workload at Veeam Backup and Replication v12

Author: Cary Sun

Cary Sun has a wealth of knowledge and expertise in data center and deployment solutions. As a Principal Consultant, he likely works closely with clients to help them design, implement, and manage their data center infrastructure and deployment strategies.
With his background in data center solutions, Cary Sun may have experience in server and storage virtualization, network design and optimization, backup and disaster recovery planning, and security and compliance management. He holds CISCO CERTIFIED INTERNETWORK EXPERT (CCIE No.4531) from 1999. Cary is also a Microsoft Most Valuable Professional (MVP), Microsoft Azure MVP, Veeam Vanguard and Cisco Champion. He is a published author with several titles, including blogs on Checkyourlogs.net, and the author of many books.
Cary is a very active blogger at checkyourlogs.net and is permanently available online for questions from the community. His passion for technology is contagious, improving everyone around him at what they do.

Blog site: https://www.checkyourlogs.net
Web site: https://carysun.com
Blog site: https://gooddealmart.com
Twitter: @SifuSun
in: https://www.linkedin.com/in/sifusun/
Amazon Author: https://Amazon.com/author/carysun