Seeding Si3 Deduplication Store

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Overview

As of SEP sesam v. 4.4.3 Tigon, it is possible to use initial seed for setting up new Si3 deduplication store for replication. When replicating from origin to new Si3 store, the save sets on the new Si3 deduplication store are recognized and the content of the new Si3 store is updated in the SEP sesam database.

Importing initial Si3 seed

The backed up data and its metadata are seeded when the Import Si3 store option is used.

Steps

  1. From Main selection -> Components, click Data Stores to display the data store contents frame.
  2. Select a preconfigured Si3 deduplication store and double-click it (or click Properties from the Data stores menu). A new window Data Store opens.
  3. Si3 store import.png


  4. Under the Data store properties, click Import Si3 store button.
  5. Import initial seed.png


  6. In the Import Initial Si3 Seed dialog, specify the drive and a file name of the ini file, which will be imported.
    Click OK to import the initial Si3 seed.

See also

Configuring an Si3 Deduplication StoreReplication