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Re: Questions Regarding Email Retention and Quotas
From: "Kieper, David" <kieperd () UWGB EDU>
Date: Mon, 6 Oct 2008 12:33:13 -0500
Daily backups of email. No archives. Backup is disk to disk (primary backup area) and then to disk again (secondary
backup area). Weekly backups are also written to physical tape. Backups are retained for no more than 30 days.
Faculty/staff quota is 750 mb. Student quota is 250 mb.
Manager, Network and Infrastructure Services
Information Technology Security Officer
Information Services Division
University of Wisconsin - Green Bay office: (920) 465-2238
2420 Nicolet Drive fax: (920) 465-2864
Green Bay, WI 54311-7001 USA email: kieperd () uwgb edu<mailto:kieperd () uwgb
From: The EDUCAUSE Security Constituent Group Listserv [mailto:SECURITY () LISTSERV EDUCAUSE EDU] On Behalf Of Brenda B
Sent: Monday, October 06, 2008 10:16 AM
To: SECURITY () LISTSERV EDUCAUSE EDU
Subject: [SECURITY] Questions Regarding Email Retention and Quotas
Can any of you share what your email retention is for -
Backups of Email?
Also are backups but to physical tape, virtual tape, or disk to disk?
What is your current email quota limit?
Thanks in advance for your time!
Brenda B. Gombosky, CISSP, CISM, CHSP
Director, Enterprise Security
University of Louisville
Miller IT Center, Room 109
Louisville, KY 40292