Configuring the Auto Backup service - Adaptive Applications - BlueCat Gateway - 23.2.3

BlueCat Distributed DDNS Administration Guide

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The Auto Backup service on Distributed DDNS Data Nodes automatically backs up the Distributed DDNS database.

Tip: You can also perform a backup manually. For more details, see Backing up the database.

You configure Automatic backups from the Configuration tab of the Distributed DDNS Application Node UI. For more information on configuring automatic backups, see Database Settings in the Application Node's Configuration Information.

After you enable backups on the Application Node, you can configure Data nodes to automatically read the backup configuration information as follows:

  1. If it's not already displayed, click the Database Nodes tab.

  2. In the Manage DB Nodes table, in the Auto Backup column, click the Settings gear icon for the row of the node you want to manage. This icon will be different colors (typically  green) depending on the service status.

  3. In the configuration window, enter the following information:

    Where parameters are as follows:
    • READ_BACKUP_INTERVALS: The interval at which the data node reads the backup configuration (in seconds). By default, this is 60 seconds.
  4. When you're done, click Save to save the Distributed DDNS service configuration.

  5. After the changes are saved, click Start to start the service and add it to the Distributed DDNS Service Node.