Setting Up A Backup Plan

This article describes the Jira setting up a backup plan process.

Backup plan creation

To create a new backup plan open the Plans tab and click the (+) Add Plan button in the top bar. After that, the system will display a new panel. Enter a name for the plan.

Backup type

Define the name of a backup plan and set the Backup type section to Jira.


In this section select the Jira organization that you want to include in the backup process. GitProtect allows you to protect the whole Jira organization.

See also article with protected Jira resources:

Protected Jira Resources


You can also change the Worker - a device directly responsible for your organization's backup process. You can have many workers and use different workers for each backup plan. It is worth knowing, that Cloud Worker ( cloud-installed GitProtect worker) allows you to perform Cloud-to-cloud backup. See also the following articles, to learn more about GitProtect workers, its license, and also about cloud-to-cloud backup.

Worker And Its LicenseCloud To Cloud Backup

Backup storage

In this part, select one of the locations assigned to your GitProtect as storage.

See also the following article with the storage described:

Storage - backup destination

Scheduler and retention

This section allows you to customize the scheduler and decide how long your data should be stored.

See more:

Scheduler & data retention

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