ILM rule 3 for compliance example: Default rule

This example ILM rule copies object data to storage pools in two data centers. This rule is designed to be the default rule in the ILM policy. It satisfies the requirements of compliant S3 buckets: two object copies are kept on Storage Nodes from day 0 to forever, using Ingest as the reference time.

Rule definition Example value
Rule Name Compliant Rule: Two Copies Two Data Centers
Tenant Account Not specified
Bucket Name Not specified
Advanced filtering Not specified


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Rule definition Example value
Reference Time Ingest Time
Placements From Day 0 to forever, keep two replicated copies—one on Storage Nodes in Data Center 1 and one on Storage Nodes in Data Center 2.


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