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Paulo_Fraga
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Hard and Soft Backup Limit

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Hi team,


I have implemented this hard and soft limit features in my client’s backup environment but i have some doubts :

Is this limit applied to the data in the client backup side or in the Avamar client total protect data in the avamar server side ?

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arturo3
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Re: Hard and Soft Backup Limit

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Hi Paulo,

I am from EMC Support, I am an Avamar Subject Matter Expert.

Hard and soft limits apply to pre-dedup data, that's to say scanned data on client side.

If you are interested in understanding how they work, here are a couple of articles that you might find useful;

- 175874 - How to identify Avamar clients which have breached the backup soft limit (soft_quota_exceeded)

https://support.emc.com/kb/175874

- 175878 - Understanding the hard limit functionality of client backup

https://support.emc.com/kb/175878

Regards

Arturo

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arturo3
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Re: Hard and Soft Backup Limit

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Hi Paulo,

I am from EMC Support, I am an Avamar Subject Matter Expert.

Hard and soft limits apply to pre-dedup data, that's to say scanned data on client side.

If you are interested in understanding how they work, here are a couple of articles that you might find useful;

- 175874 - How to identify Avamar clients which have breached the backup soft limit (soft_quota_exceeded)

https://support.emc.com/kb/175874

- 175878 - Understanding the hard limit functionality of client backup

https://support.emc.com/kb/175878

Regards

Arturo

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