Backup and restore

The frequency of backups varies based on the backup schedule. Retention is governed by the data retention policy. This section details the recovery point objective (RPO) and recovery time objective (RTO) for each option.

Development environments 

For non-Production environments, users can manage their own manual backup and restore functions. See how to back up and restore.

RPO: User defined. The RPO is configured by plan owners.

RTO: Variable. Recovery time depends on the size of the data being recovered.

Essential and Advanced schedules 

RPO: 24 hours. Production environments on Essential and Advanced schedules are backed up every 24 hours.

RTO: Variable. Recovery time depends on the size of the data being recovered.

Premium schedule 

RPO: 6 hours. Production environments on a Premium schedule are backed up every 6 hours.

RTO: Variable. Recovery time depends on the size of the data being recovered.

Dedicated environments 

RPO: 6 hours. Dedicated environments are backed up every 6 hours.

RTO: Variable. Recovery time depends on the size of the data being recovered.