Copy Properties - Auxiliary Copy Fallen Behind Alert

Enable Auxiliary Copy Fallen Behind Alert

Click to configure the thresholds for the auxiliary copy fallen behind alert; which will be triggered when the following criteria are met for this storage policy.

  • To be copied data is over n TB

    When this check box is selected, you receive an alert when the data to be copied for this storage policy copy exceeds the specified threshold.

    The data to be copied is calculated based on the application data size.

  • Jobs that are over n days old and have not yet been fully copied

    When this check box is selected, you receive an alert if the number of days that the jobs have not been copied exceeds the specified number of days.

  • More than n Hour(s) required to copy all data

    When this check box is selected, you receive an alert if the system predicts that the Auxiliary Copy operation will exceed the number of hours specified.

If a criteria is met, than an alert is received and immediate attention should be given to any abnormal condition. Immediate action will prevent the Auxiliary Copy falling behind the source copy, in terms of amount of data to be copied. The alert will indicate the criteria that was met to trigger the alert, with one alert reason for each criteria above, respectively:

  • to be copied data exceeded
  • old jobs not copied
  • need more time to copy data

The Auxiliary Copy fallen behind alert notification type and message information must be configured from the Alert Wizard.