Create a policy to back up virtual machines

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You can create a policy or use one of the following predefined policies that are available in BlueXP.

Policy Name Label Retention Value

1 Year Daily LTR

Daily

366

5 Years Daily LTR

Daily

1830

7 Year Weekly LTR

Weekly

370

10 Year Monthly LTR

Monthly

120

You should create policies if you do not want to edit the predefined policies.

Steps
  1. In the Virtual machines page, from the Settings drop-down list, select Policies.

  2. Click Create policy.

  3. Specify a policy name.

  4. Specify the schedule and retention details.

    By default, the backup source will selected as primary.

  5. Click Create.