Office 365 Backup Policy

James Chillman made this Freedom of Information request to Home Office

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Dear Home Office,

Under the Freedom of Information Act 2000 I seek the following information about the Home Office Backup Policy for the Home Office Office 365 deployment.

1.) Can you please confirm If you currently have a software or service solution in place to backup your office 365 enviroment and if so what is the solution?

2.) If a system or service is in place to backup your office 365 environment can you confirm the retention period the data is stored for?

If you need any clarification then please do not hesitate to contact me. Under Section 16 it is your duty to provide advice and assistance and so I would expect you to contact me if you find this request unmanageable in any way.

I would be grateful if you could confirm in writing that you have received this request, and I look forward to hearing from you within the 20-working day statutory time period.

Yours faithfully,

James Chillman

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Thank you for contacting the Home Office with your request. This has been assigned FOI Ref 36008. We will aim to send you a full reposnse by 05/08/2015, which is Twenty working days from the date we received your request.

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Thank you

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Dear Mr Chillman,


Please find attached the Home Office response to your request.


Kind Regards


M Seedansingh


Information Rights Team


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