Question

Database backup is done by weekly like droplets or daily?

Hi,

I want to know about when you are taking database backup. Whether database backup is done by weekly like droplets or daily?

If its weekly backup, is there any option to do daily?

Thanks


Submit an answer

This textbox defaults to using Markdown to format your answer.

You can type !ref in this text area to quickly search our full set of tutorials, documentation & marketplace offerings and insert the link!

Sign In or Sign Up to Answer

These answers are provided by our Community. If you find them useful, show some love by clicking the heart. If you run into issues leave a comment, or add your own answer to help others.

Accepted Answer

Hi @webdeveloperwhale,

If you are talking about the Managed Database products, there are Free daily backups. Here is a paragraph from DigitalOcean about it - Your data is critical. That's why we ensure it's backed up automatically every day. Restore data to any point within the previous seven days.

Hope that helps!

Want to learn more? Join the DigitalOcean Community!

Join our DigitalOcean community of over a million developers for free! Get help and share knowledge in Q&A, subscribe to topics of interest, and get courses and tools that will help you grow as a developer and scale your project or business.

Hello there,

Managed Databases Backups are handled automatically and included to you at no additional fee. Full backups are taken every day and write-ahead-logs are maintained to allow you to restore to any point in time during the retention period.

You can check our official Docs for the Managed PosfreSQL Database here:

https://www.digitalocean.com/docs/databases/postgresql/how-to/

And check the tutorial on how to restore a PostgreSQL cluster from Backups:

https://www.digitalocean.com/docs/databases/postgresql/how-to/restore-from-backups/

Regards