Managing policies

You must have one or more policies attached to a resource group before you can perform data protection jobs. Specifying options in a policy saves time when you want to reuse the policy on another resource group.

A policy is a set of rules governing backup, clone, or verification jobs. Policy components include schedule type, retention, and replication settings, and provide prescript and postscript arguments and other settings.

You can perform the following tasks related to policies:

See the Data Protection Guide for your specific plug-in for the steps to perform these tasks.