Archive Records

This task can archive (or delete) obsolete records from a database or filesystem.

Table 28.9. Attributes of "Archivator" task

Task type"Archivator"
Start on

This attribute specifies a cluster node on which the task may process.

This attribute is accessible only in Cluster environment.

If it is empty, it may be any node; if there are nodes specified, the task will be processed on the first node which is online and ready.

Archivator type There are two possible values: delete or archive.

Delete removes records without any possibility of recovery.

Archive option removes records from the database, but creates a ZIP package with CSV files containing the deleted data.

Older than Time period (in minutes) - specifies which records are evaluated as obsolete. Records older than the specified interval are stored in archives/deleted.
Output path for archivesThis attribute is useful only for the archive option.
Include executions history If checked, Execution History will be archived/deleted as well.
Include temp files If checked, the archivator saves/removes all graph temporary files older than the value in Older than attribute. The temporary files are files with graph debug data, dictionary files and files created by graph components. Note that log files are not considered as temp files.
Include tasks history If checked, the archivator will include run records. Log files of graph runs are included as well.
Include profiler runsIf checked, the archivator will include profiler job results.
Include server instance historyIf checked, the archivator will include server instance history as well.

Web GUI - archive records

Figure 28.7. Web GUI - archive records