Archiving/Retention Policies in an AVDF Environment
(Doc ID 2261692.1)
Last updated on JUNE 10, 2021
Applies to:Oracle Audit Vault and Database Firewall - Version 188.8.131.52 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
This note addresses frequently asked questions about archiving and restoring the datafiles in an AVDF environment.
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|This note addresses frequently asked questions about archiving and restoring the datafiles in an AVDF environment.|
|Questions and Answers|
|1.What is archiving?|
|2.Is this related to archiving the redo logs?|
|3.Can this be considered as a backup of the AV server?|
|4.Where is the audit data collected from the secured target databases stored in the AV server?|
|5.Can the avsys.event_log table purged manually in order to manage the space on the AV server?|
|6.What is an archiving/retention policy?|
|7.How do you create an archiving/retention policy?|
|8.How to define the archive location?|
|9.What is the default retention period?|
|10.How to assign a archiving/retention policy to a secured target?|
|11.When does a newly created archiving policy take effect?|
|12.Will the AV server archive the datafile automatically when the datafile becomes ready for archiving?|
|13.Can the archive job be scheduled?|
|14.How to start an archive job?|
|16.What to check when archiving does not work ?|
|17.Can the restored/retrieved datafiles be archived again?|
|18.Can we archive the non-ILM tablespaces(USERS/AVSPACE) as well?|