In this tutorial, we’ll describe the backup and restore process for Vertica.
OverviewVertica provides multiple backup and restore options, including both manual and automatic processes. All of these options use the vbr utility, which is included with Vertica.
Before You Begin
Since Vertica supplies many backup and restore options, the prerequisites vary. Read these articles in our Knowledge Base for specific prerequisites:
To use the vbr.py utility, you first need to create a configuration file that includes information the utility needs to perform the backup. Create this configuration file by using the following command: