Retain 4.10: How Retain Works

About Retain

Retain Unified Archiving

  • Archives email and text messages.

  • Catalogs them for search and retrieval.

Retain is not a backup/restore system.

About This Guide

This guide presents a conceptual understanding of Retain Unified Archiving version 4.10.

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