cfxDimensions Backup & Restore
How to backup and restore cfxdimensions platform and application data
cfxDimensions platform holds the configuration and application data within different components of the platform. It is very important to take both configuration and application data on periodic basis to recover the platform should there be a need.
Below are the primary components in which both configuration and application data is stored.
- Configuration data: Platform setup and configuration data is stored on the OS filesystem and GlusterFS shared filesystem
- Platform & Application Data: Both platform's and application data stored within MariaDB database and Minio Object storage
For cfxDimensions platform's configuration and application data backup, it is a pre-requisite to mount an NFS volume on both platform and infrastrucuture / database nodes. It is used to store the backup data and for restore using macaw CLI tool.