Protecting Your Data

RTDC areas that are backed up

RTDC areas that are NOT backed up

Disk failure and protecting your data Note: Data written to older media, such as DLT, EXABYTE, 9-track, 7-track, etc., may still be recoverable, but cannot be read at the CfA.

The CF's policy for backing up pool areas

The Computation Facility (CF) does NOT back up it's pool areas. It does, however, have a few NetApp based pool areas which have (very) short-term snapshots.

Please see for details.