Server maintenance checklist

This table lists the server maintenance tasks that you should complete daily, weekly, or monthly to ensure that a server runs efficiently.

Table 1. Server maintenance tasks

Task

Frequency

Back up the server

Daily, weekly, monthly

Monitor mail routing

Daily

Run Fixup to fix any corrupted databases *

At server startup and as needed

Monitor Administration Requests database (ADMIN4.NSF)

Weekly

Monitor databases that need maintenance

Weekly

Monitor replication

Daily

Monitor modem communications

Daily

Monitor memory

Monthly

Monitor disk space

Daily, weekly, monthly

Monitor server load

Monthly

Monitor server performance

Monthly

Monitor Web server requests

Monthly

Monitor server first domino servers

Daily

  • If you are not using transaction logging, you can use the Fixup task to repair the corrupted database.