How can I use the Archive Capacity License without archiving my files?

Article ID: WFSOP0004 How can I use the Archive Capacity License without archiving my files?

Question

How can I use the Archive Capacity License without archiving my files?

Answer

You can consume Archive Capacity License by configuring the retention criteria on your subclient. For more information, see Configuring Retention Criteria

After you configure the retention criteria for your subclient, consider the following:

  • You can perform incremental and synthetic full backups. You cannot perform Full backups.
  • You can run backup operations for your subclient. To run archive operations for your subclient, you must enable the archving rules for your data. For more information, see Configuring Rules for Archiving.