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Create Backup On Demand On the Cloud

Mar 19, 2017 10:58:00 AM by Osama Mustafa

In This Post i will show how to create backup for Dbaas

  • Open the Oracle Database Cloud Service console.
  • Click the database deployment for which you want to create a backup.
  • Click the Administration tile.
  • Click Backup Now and then confirm the action.
 

Or you can use the command line by connect to your compute node as root use and run the following command :- 
  • To create a backup that follows the current retention policy
# /var/opt/oracle/bkup_api/bkup_api bkup_start
  • To create a long-term backup
# /var/opt/oracle/bkup_api/bkup_api bkup_start --keep
  • Check Status 
# /var/opt/oracle/bkup_api/bkup_api bkup_status

Rentation in the cloud like the following :-

  • Both Cloud Storage and Local Storage: 30 days, with the 7 most recent days' backups available on local storage
  • Cloud Storage Only: 30 days
  • Local Storage Only: 7 days
 
Enjoy the cloud
Osama 
 

Tags: Oracle

Osama Mustafa

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