Data retention

An intrinsic part of time-series data is that new data is accumulated and old data is rarely, if ever, updated and the relevance of the data diminishes over time. It is therefore often desirable to delete old data to save disk space.

The following how-to's demonstrate how to drop old data and set automatic policies so that TimescaleDB maintains the data for you.

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