Backup/Restore and DR service overview¶
- The Backup/Restore and DR service provides an easy way to backup and restore
your OpenStack workloads to different storage.
- The Backup and restore service consists of the following components:
- The Disaster Recovery service consists of the following components:
The service features a RESTful API, which can be used to maintain the status of your jobs, backups and metadata.
This chapter assumes a working setup of OpenStack following the base Installation Guide.
Concepts and definitions¶
Accepts and responds to end user API calls…
Does API calls to
freezer-apito schedule, fetch, update or Delete backup jobs.
Python application run on the same node like
freezer-schedulerand it gets called by
freezer-schedulerto execute backups/restore operations.
Independent service from all other freezer services. It runs on the control plane to do disaster recovery in case of any compute node failed (more to follow)
hostname is _probably_ going to be the host fqdn.
backup_id defined as UUID of a backup.