Configure Safeguarded Backup Capacity

Use the Configure Safeguarded Backup Capacity window to create safeguarded virtual backup capacity for volumes by entering a location and multiplier for the backup capacity.

Backup location
Select a pool to contain the safeguarded backup volumes.
Backup capacity multiplier
The system creates virtual backup capacity by multiplying the source provisioned capacity with a multiplier that you enter. Enter a multiplier value based on the number and interval of backups and the destage rate of the volume data. For information about determining a backup capacity multiplier, see Configuring safeguarded virtual capacity.