Operation Window - Support

This feature is supported by all Agents except ContinuousDataReplicator.

Operation Window rules can be created at the following levels in the CommCell Browser:

  • CommServe
  • Client Computer Group
  • Client
  • Agent
  • Instance
  • Backup Set/Archive Set
  • Subclient
  • MediaAgent
  • Schedule Policy

For more information, see Operation Window - Getting Started.

Supported Operation Rules

The following table details the operation window rules supported at each level:

Operation Rule

CommServe Level

Client Computer Group Level

Client Level

Agent Level

Backup Set Level

Subclient Level

MediaAgent Level

Schedule Policy Level

Full Data Management (full backups)  
Non Full Data Management (non full backups)  
Backup Copy  
Data Recovery      
Data Pruning            
Data Analytics      
Synthetic Full              
Auxiliary Copy
Disaster Recovery Backup              
Data Verification              
Erase Spare Media              
Erase Data By Browsing      
Erase Archived Data  
Offline Content Indexing      
Information Management  
Media Refreshing              

For example, the Full Data Management rule will not allow full backup jobs to run during the specified operation window. The Non Full Data Management rule will do the same for non full backup jobs, for example, differential backups.