Configure a backup schedule for a MySQL database

Configure a backup schedule for a MySQL databaseΒΆ

This section instructs you on how to configure a backup schedule for a MySQL database using the Xtrabackup service.

MCP provides the following options for the MySQL backup schedule configuration:

  • Recommended. Back up the MySQL database using the Jenkins pipeline job to run the Xtrabackup script on a predefined schedule.

  • Back up the MySQL database by running the Xtrabackup script using the predefined crontab record.

Depending on your preferences, proceed with one of the following sections: