Configuring Software Compression for Data Transfer

By default, data is transferred according to compression settings defined by the storage policy. Change these settings from the subclient properties.

  1. Open the CommCell Console.
  2. In the CommCell Browser, expand SharePoint Server > database_backup_set.
  3. Right-click the subclient and click Properties.
  4. In the Subclient Properties dialog box, click the Storage Device tab.
  5. On the Data Transfer Option sub-tab, under Software Compressions pane, configure the data compression setting:
    • To compress data on the client, click On Client.
    • To compress data on the MediaAgent, click On MediaAgent.
    • To compress data according to the settings in the storage policy, click Use Storage Policy Settings.
    • To transfer data without compression, click Off.