Question

Do Spaces count on Snapshots & Backup?

Posted January 11, 2018 3.3k views
BackupsUbuntu 16.04Storage

Hello
Does your spaces get backed up every week or included when you do a snapshot?
Thank you

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Spaces is an object storage product, and has a certain amount of redundancy set up at DigitalOcean’s end, but it’s up to you to ensure your data is backed up properly.

Snapshots work by taking a copy of your Droplet (virtual server) disk image – this does not include data stored on the Spaces (object storage) service.

https://www.digitalocean.com/community/tags/object-storage?type=tutorials

If you want a snapshots of Spaces, this has to be done separately.

Wayne Sallee
Wayne@WayneSallee.com

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