About avoiding resource contention during duplication

Following are the resources that you should consider when configuring duplication in Vault:


If you vault original backups, you do not have to use practices that avoid or reduce resource contention in Vault.

Various configurations can help you avoid resource contention. Also, a general principle that can help avoid resource contention is to wait until backups are completed before using Vault to duplicate or eject media.

More Information

About two processes trying to use the same drive

About when the read drive is not in the Vault robot

About sharing resources with backup jobs

About load balancing

About specifying different volume pools for source and destination

About using a separate volume pool for each Vault