Cloud Backup - How to Set Up Cynny Space for Cloud Backup

Cloud Backup


Cynnyspace

Cynny Space Object Storage provides a low-cost, scalable cloud storage location for secure off-site data protection. Retrospect 15.1 for Windows and Mac are certified for Cynny Space. Follow these step-by-step instructions for configuring Retrospect to integrate with Cynny Space.


Account Setup

Cynnyspace homepage

Contact Cynny Space for product information and setup instructions. You will receive an access key and a secret key as part of the account setup.


Information for Retrospect

Retrospect needs three pieces of information to access Cynny Space:

  • Pathcs2.cynnyspaces3.com:443/your_bucket_name

  • Access Key – Use the Access Key provided by your Cynny Space instance.

  • Secret Key – Use the Secret Key provided by your Cynny Space instance.

You will need to edit the Retrospect INI file to specify an appropriate file chunk upload size under "[Options]":

CloudMaxTransferMB=40

Known Issues

Please note that Retrospect has the following known issues with Cynny Space:

  • Unicode Backup Set Names: Retrospect does not work with Cynny Space if you use a Unicode character in the backup set name.


Adding Cloud Storage in Retrospect

L'aggiunta del cloud storage come destinazione è semplice. Retrospect ha un nuovo tipo di set chiamato "Cloud". Crea un nuovo set di backup/supporti e seleziona "Cloud" come tipo.

Interfaccia Windows

Cloud backup selection win

Interfaccia Mac

Cloud backup selection mac

Next you’ll need to enter your cloud storage credentials.

Interfaccia Windows

S3 set creation win

Interfaccia Mac

Cloud backup settings mac


Using Cloud Storage in Retrospect

L'utilizzo del cloud storage è semplice. Dopo aver creato un set di cloud, crea un nuovo script o aggiungilo a uno già esistente e fai clic su "Esegui". Il backup inizierà con i contenuti del set che devono essere caricati nella posizione di archiviazione su cloud. Puoi seguire lo stato di avanzamento dell'esecuzione/attività.

Interfaccia Windows

Cloud backup log win

Interfaccia Mac

Cloud backup log mac


Throttling Cloud Backups in Retrospect

La limitazione per il backup e il ripristino su cloud è disponibile nelle Preferenze.

Interfaccia Windows

Cloud backup preferences win

Interfaccia Mac

Cloud backup preferences mac


General Tips

Below are a number of tips for using cloud storage in Retrospect:


Last Update: 17 Mag 2018