You can define a scheduled backup of the database as a task.
Name: Name for the task
Action: Create data backup
Description: Optional description of the task
Send result as mail
The result of the task will be sent to the specified recipients via mail.
Send to default recipient (not defined)
The mail will be sent to the mail address defined under Mail Settings > Mail Recipients. Further information can be found under Mail Settings.
Additional recipients: Other mail addresses to which the mail is sent. If you enter a number of addresses, you must separate them using a semicolon ";".
The task will be executed at the set time.
The task will not be executed.
Maximum amount of backups : If the number of backup files defined in Target directory of the data backup package is reached, the oldest backup file will be deleted when a new backup is created. The value 0 means that the number of backup files is unlimited.
Target directory: Local directory path on the UMS server in which the backup files are saved.
Ensure that the target directory is a valid local directory path on the UMS server. The UMS server can be on a different computer from the one on which the UMS console is located.
Backup components: Select at least one of the following components:
This setting is only relevant to HA (High Availability) environments.
All servers: The task will be executed by all servers.
One server (direct assignment): You can select a specific server for this task. The available servers are listed under Assigned servers.
One server (random selection): The server for this task will be automatically selected from the servers listed under Assigned servers.
Assigned servers: List of servers that are available for this task.
Start: Point in time at which the task is executed.
Task starts every [number of time units]
The task will be repeated at the set time interval.
The task will not be repeated at the set time interval.
Weekdays: The task will be executed on the activated weekdays at the point in time specified under Start.
Monthly: The task will be executed monthly at the point in time specified under Start.
Exclude public holidays: The task will not be executed on the days listed in the public holiday lists selected via .
Further information on the public holiday lists can be found under Misc.
Expiration: Point in time as of which the task will no longer be repeated.