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Backup and Recovery Best Practices

In today's digital age, data is one of the most valuable assets for businesses. Losing important data can be disastrous for any company. Therefore, it is essential to have a proper backup and recovery plan in place. In this blog post, we will discuss the best practices for backup and recovery of business data.

How Does Encrypted Backup Solutions Work?

Encrypt backup solutions have become essential for data security. This blog post will discuss how encrypt backup solutions work.

What If I Suffer Data Loss?

Data loss can be a nightmare for anyone who deals with important files and documents on a regular basis. Losing your data can be a painful experience and can lead to serious consequences. Data loss can happen due to several reasons such as hardware failure, software corruption, cyber-attacks, accidental deletion, and natural calamities. In this blog post, we will explore some of the best ways to prevent data loss and how to recover data if you suffer data loss.

Must Backup Multi-Destinations?

In today's digital world, data is everything. It is the backbone of businesses and individuals alike. Losing data can be disastrous and result in significant losses. This is why backup solutions are essential. It is the process of creating a copy of data to protect against data loss.

How to Backup Fast?

Backing up your data is crucial to ensure that you don't lose your important files and documents. However, the process of backing up can be time-consuming, which can be frustrating for users who have a lot of data to backup. Fortunately, there are several ways to save backup time and make the process more efficient.

Why Endpoint Backup is Important Now?

Endpoint backup ensures that data stored on individual devices such as laptops, smartphones, and tablets is backed up to a secure location, protecting it from data loss.

How to Protect NAS from Ransomware Attacks?

In recent years, ransomware attacks have become increasingly common, and they can be incredibly damaging to individuals and businesses alike. One of the most vulnerable targets for ransomware attacks is a network-attached storage (NAS) device. NAS devices are used to store large amounts of data, making them an attractive target for cybercriminals.

The Benefits of Continuous Backups

In today's world, data is an essential part of our lives. From personal information to work-related documents, we rely on data every day. Losing data can be a nightmare, and it can happen in various ways, such as hardware failure, accidental deletion, or cyberattacks. This is where backups come into play.

What should do if backup fails?

Backups are essential to protect your data from loss or corruption. However, there are times when backups fail, and you need to take immediate action. In this blog post, we will discuss what you should do if your backup fails.

How to Respond to World Backup Day 2023?

World Backup Day is celebrated annually on March 31st to raise awareness about the importance of backing up your data. This day serves as a reminder to individuals and businesses to protect their valuable information from data loss. In this blog post, we will discuss how you can respond to World Backup Day 2023 in order to safeguard your data.

How backup to protect Microsoft 365 in hybrid workplaces?

The rise of hybrid workplaces has led to an increased dependence on cloud services like Microsoft 365. We discuss how backup can protect Microsoft 365 in hybrid workplaces.

3-Step to Manage Backup

In this blog post, we will discuss how to 3 steps manage your backup effectively.

Why Bring My Own Disk for Backup?

CloudBacko explains why users prefer to bring my own disk to backup and the benefits it offers.

How to Save Backup Cost?

Backup cost quickly adds up, and it is necessary to find ways to reduce these costs. We discuss some ways to save backup costs.

What is Zero Trust? How does Zero Trust Protect Data?

Zero trust is a security concept that assumes that all users, devices, and applications, both inside and outside the organization's network, are potential threats. In this blog post, we will discuss what zero trust is and how it protects data.

What is IaaS, BaaS, and DRaaS?

Cloud backup and recovery solutions provides a range of services to individuals and businesses, including Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS), Backup as a Service (BaaS), and Disaster Recovery as a Service (DRaaS). This blog post will explore what these services are, how they differ from each other, and what benefits they offer.

I want to resell cloud backup, what factors I need to consider?

As a reseller of cloud backup services, it is essential to understand the factors that should be considered when selecting a cloud backup provider. With the vast array of options available, it can be challenging to choose the right one.

How ChatGPT facilitates backup and recovery your business data?

CloudBacko will explore how ChatGPT can facilitates backup and recovery your business data.

Cloud backup vs on-premise backup

Cloud backup and on-premise backup are two different methods of data backup.

Data Loss is More Than Money Loss

Data loss is a serious issue that can have far-reaching consequences beyond just financial losses. Losing important data can impact an organization's reputation, customer trust, and overall business operations. Here's an example to illustrate this point: Imagine a hospital that loses all of its patient records due to a cyber-attack......

News Share: Backup maintenance: Make sure backups can deliver

Deploying backups but overlooking the need to make sure it works is a common error. We look at the why and how backup maintenance can ensure you can recover from your backups. (Source 1) The news reminds us to make sure backup can deliver. What suggestions CloudBacko make in this topic?

Case Study: All messages to contact tracing hotline deleted

DATABASE CLEARED: About 4.78 billion messages with location data have been deleted, an audit agency said, after earlier finding fault with the handling of the data Accidental data deletion can cause serious problems for your business.

Backup Solutions and Data Protection Buyers Guide

When we source backup solutions for data protection. What factors do we need to take into consideration? Our backup solution and data protection buyers guide will give you suggestions for finding right backup solution which will save you time and money.

How to protect data?

How to protect data? In response to cybersecurity awareness month, let’s share how to protect data from a backup angle to protect critical data, prevent ransomware attacks, and data loss.

What is cloud backup and backup as a service (BaaS)?

What is cloud backup and backup as a service (BaaS)?

What is the best Microsoft 365 backup solutions?

What is the best Microsoft 365 backup solutions? When we choose a Microsoft 365 backup and recovery solution, it is imperative to have 100% reliable backup and restore of Microsoft 365 data, 100% data ownership and control, 100% cost effective solution and 100% peace of mind. Let’s go through in details.

Reasons why we backup Microsoft 365

Reasons we backup Microsoft 365 Enterprises need to backup Microsoft 365 due to complete own and control your critical data. We explain as below.

Why CloudBacko Go is an ideal Microsoft 365 backup solution?

Why CloudBacko Go is an ideal Microsoft 365 backup solution?

Why is data backup important to small business?

Why is data backup important to small business? Data loss to a small business is a catastrophic event, especially to those without data backup. When the damage has been done, that can cause them to shut down the business. It is important for small business owners to make sure essential data is safe and secure.

The difference between cloud backup and cloud storage

The difference between cloud backup and cloud storage We hear words associated with the cloud all the time, words like cloud backup and cloud storage. They are all the buzz and found everywhere, but what do they mean? The shared goal of both solutions is to protect a user’s data and make life easier. The difference is that backup saves your data in case of loss or damage, and storage creates a gateway to access information from anywhere.

How to backup files to IBM Object Cloud Storage with CloudBacko Pro/Lite/Home backup software?

CloudBacko Pro / Lite / Home backup software supports the backup of files, Microsoft 365, VMware vCenter/ESXi, Hyper-V, MS SQL, MS Exchange database and mailbox, Oracle, MySQL, MariaDB, Windows System to IBM Cloud Object Storage for secure offsite storage.

8 Reasons for Using CloudBacko Go as Carbonite Alternative

Looking for an alternative to Carbonite backup? These are the 8 reasons why you should consider using CloudBacko backup software instead.

CloudBacko Pro now on Azure Marketplace

CloudBacko Pro backup software for Microsoft 365, VMware vCenter/ESXi, Hyper-V, MS SQL, MS Exchange database and mailbox, Oracle, MySQL, MariaDB, and file backups is listed in Azure Markeplace here:

How to backup files to your SFTP server with CloudBacko?

All three editions of CloudBacko Pro, Lite, and Home support the backup of files to FTP / SFTP server. If you have an FTP / SFTP in place then you easily have your data automatically backed up to them based on your preferred backup schedules. CloudBacko automatic backup software is the solution you need. See how you can easily set SFTP as a backup destination in CloudBacko.

How to backup files to Wasabi cloud storage with CloudBacko Pro/Lite/Home?

All three editions of CloudBacko backup software; CloudBacko Pro, Lite, and Home are able to backup files, Microsoft 365, VMware vCenter/ESXi, Hyper-V, MS SQL, MS Exchange database and mailbox, Oracle, MySQL, MariaDB, Windows System to affordable Wasabi cloud storage.

How to configure Advanced Retention Policy on CloudBacko Pro?

Want to setup a Grandfather-Father-Son like retention policy to keep more recent versions and less older versions of backups within CloudBacko Pro backup software? Check out how you can easily achieve it with the built-in Advance Retention Policy setup tool.

How to backup VMware vCenter/ESXi guest VMs with CloudBacko Pro?

Need to backup virtual machines in your VMware vCenter/ESXi host? Want to spin-up VMs instantly from backup storage? Want to recover files within a backed up VM without the need to recover the whole VM first? The lastest CloudBacko Pro backup software can help you achieve all these goals.

What to consider when selecting virtualization management software?

There’s no denying the fact that the advent of virtual machines have made our lives ridiculously easy. By imitating hardware, VMs offer the end user the same experience a physical machine would. As VMs affect the end-user experience, it’s fair to say that they have a major say in how your clients perceive your brand.

Traditional Restore vs Granular Restore – What Works Better For You?

Depending on how hard you were hit by a cyber-attack, malware, or ransomware the right restore option can get your systems up and running in no time. These days, businesses have the option of opting for either traditional restore or granular restore solutions.

Three Deadly Hyper-V Deployment Mistakes That You Need To Avoid

Microsoft Hyper-V has simplified the process of setting up a virtual machine to such an extent that it only takes a few minutes to get a VM provisioned and running. That being said, this simplicity is also its biggest shortcoming as default configurations can leave a business horribly exposed to system crashes and errors.

Efficient Microsoft SQL Server Backup Tips

If you’ve worked with databases before, you’re probably aware of SQL or Structured Query Language which is the medium used to add, updated, delete, or retrieve information from public and private databases. It enables your business to access huge blocks of data and information in an efficient manner.

CloudBacko Simplifying Data Protection

CloudBacko continues to pave the way for backup and system recovery companies. In recent years, the company has emerged as an industry leader in developing secure, reliable, and affordable backup solutions.

Fending Off Ransomware

Make no mistake about it, 2017 was the year of ransomware. It achieved mainstream notoriety due to the mass-spread of ransomware like WannaCry that targeted institutions, companies, and hospitals alike! By holding organizations hostage over their confidential data, ransomware coerced people to pay huge sums of money!

Dos And Don’ts of Backup Scheduling

Backing up your servers, computers, or laptops isn’t as simple as you think. There are thousands of variables you need to factor in, and if you’re not careful, you can compromise the safety of your entire business! Therefore, it’s of the utmost importance that you carefully plan out a competent backup schedule.

Cloud Backup Options for Better Data Protection

Cloud backup is not without its pros and cons. While it has significantly made life easier for tech giants, there’s always the element of cyber-attacks that makes it a double-edged sword! Successfully backing up important resources has always been something that even IT pros struggle with. What makes matters worse is the fact that backup tools designed for on premises uses are not always well suited for cloud environments!

Ransomware 5 Lesser Known Facts

Ransomware is a grim reality of the world we live in today. Individuals and institutions have the power to hold big companies hostage for large sums over files and data. Given the mass-spread of ransomware like WannaCry, it’s important that we educate ourselves on the dangers of this digital terror before we fall victim to it!

Crystal Ball - Predicting Data Breaches for 2018

Given the state of the industry in 2017, we think it’s fair to say that data breaches will become more of a regular occurrence next year. With hackers coming up with smarter ways to get around digital defenses, your IT team has its work cut out for them in 2018!

3 Backup Rules to Follow

Most people realize that backing up your critical data is important. Technology can betray you at any moment, so it’s prudent to have copies of your files safely stored at a different location than the original. But, is that enough? Just store your data on the Google cloud service and your data is secure? Experts disagree. This is why they have come with some cardinal data backup rules that every individual and business should pay heed to when backing up their data.

CloudBacko Pro now supports Linux Backup

We have just released CloudBacko Pro v1.7.2.0, which includes support for Linux backup, which enables system administrators to perform enterprise-grade backup for computers on all major platforms to local or cloud storage.

Cloud backup vs Tape backup, which can save more?

Organizations are collecting more business data new applications every month, hence creating pressure on IT departments on backing up data. IT organizations need a more advanced backup strategy to support high level of automation and controlling cost. In recent years, many companies have started to move from tape backup solutions to cloud backup solutions.

How to select a VMware/Hyper-V VM backup tool

Virtualization technology opens up new grounds for IT infrastructure administration and management, as well as new requirements for backing up the mission critical business data. Backing up for virtual machine is different from physical servers. Virtual machines can be moved from one host to another so you can move the host to guest OS mapping. Many virtual infrastructures are set up quickly and torn down.

Why CloudBacko is better than Veeam?

While Veeam’s flagship product Backup & Replication (Veeam B&R) has been popular in forums, CloudBacko Pro can achieve more at a fraction of Veeam’s cost. This post compares CloudBacko Pro to Veeam B&R and explores the less well-known goodies in CloudBacko Pro.

7 reasons to choose CloudBacko for VM cloud backup

CloudBacko focuses on supporting businesses and backing up critical data in case of disaster. In this digital age, data is the life blood of most businesses. This article expounds on the benefits of using CloudBacko, as compared to other major brands in the backup software market.

Microsoft Hyper-V becomes the leading hypervisor in India

According to the latest IDC study named “Worldwide Server Virtualization Tracker Q1 2014”, Windows Server with Hyper-V has become the leading x86 and EPIC based hypervisor in India, taking up 47.5 percent market share in Q1 2014. No wonder CloudBacko Pro with Hyper-V backup module is one of our top selling combos during the past 3 months.

Backup and Recovery, Without Worries

It is often assumed with cloud backup solutions that your data is safe and secure. It is but you can never be too sure. There is no guarantee that someone won’t hack it or it cannot get infected with a malicious virus. Any kind of problem can arise in your cloud backup data due to negligence. It is important to be vigilant of its protection and security. There are many cloud services available and most of them are free.

Amazon Vs. Google: Who Wins The Cloud Battle?

There is an epic battle going on between Amazon and Google regarding their cloud services. Anyone related with IT will know its intricacies and understand them. The general consumer who uses cloud on their email will find it difficult to understand the vastness of the cloud and how important it is for both companies. Let’s start with gaining an understanding of what’s really happening.

Backup Your Hyper-V with A Dedicated Tool

Hyper-V was a tool introduced by Microsoft in 2008 to facilitate server virtualization. Its smooth running and fast backup ensures cost saving and security for businesses in the virtualization space. The use of Hyper-V reduces the cost of physical hardware for any company since it allows them to virtualize their physical environment.

CloudBacko Pro offers VMware ESXi (free) version backup module for Free

Starting from our newly released version 1.5, CloudBacko decided to offer the add-on backup module for VMware ESXi Free Version free of charge. That means with as low as $39, one can use CloudBacko Pro to backup unlimited guest virtual machines in VMware ESXi Free Version host, using non-VDDK backup mode.

How to backup Oracle Database locally and offsite with CloudBacko

Need to backup Oracle database locally and offsite for double protection. This video will show you how you can easily backup your Oracle Database Server to Dropbox and local drive with CloudBacko Pro server backup software.

How to backup Microsoft SQL Server to Dropbox and Local Drive

Need to backup Microsoft SQL Server to cloud and local hard drive? This video shows you how you can easily backup your Microsoft SQL Server to Dropbox and local drive with CloudBacko Pro cloud and local backup software.

How to use FTP as a backup destination for CloudBacko software

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How to use Dropbox as a backup destination for CloudBacko

Most home users have Dropbox and Google Drive for syncing documents across different machines, as well as sharing documents to friends and colleagues. However, CloudBacko lets you make use of Dropbox for another similar yet different purpose, backup.

How to activate Amazon S3 account for CloudBacko backup?

Okay, Amazon S3 is the most popular enterprise class cloud storage. And it has just lowered it price to compete with Google Cloud Storage. This video shows you how you can create and activate a Amazon S3 account for CloudBacko cloud and local backup software to use as a backup destination.

How to activate Google Cloud Storage account for CloudBacko backup?

Quite a lot of our trial users are interested in backing up to Google Cloud Storage and would like us to show them how to activate it. So, here’s a video that shows you how to do it.

How to backup Windows System with CloudBacko Pro

CloudBacko Pro is an ideal cloud (a.k.a. online) and local backup software for backing up your entire Windows System offsite and on-premises. Here’s a video that shows you how you can easily backup Windows System with the newly released CloudBacko Pro server backup software.

How to backup Hyper-V to Amazon S3 and local drive?

How you can easily backup your Guest Virtual Machine of Microsoft Hyper-V 2012 to Amazon S3 and local drive with the newly released CloudBacko Pro server backup software.

How to backup VMware ESXi to Amazon S3 and Local drive

Okay, here’s another video that shows you how you can easily backup your Guest Virtual Machine of VMware ESXi to Amazon S3 and local drive with the newly released CloudBacko Pro server backup software.

How to backup Microsoft Exchange Server to Amazon S3 and local drive

CloudBacko Pro is the newly released server backup software that can securely backup your Microsoft Exchange Server to Amazon S3, Google Cloud Storage, Dropbox, FTP/SFTP sites, external USB drive, local or mapped network drives. It supports Exchange Information Store (Database) backup, and brick-level (mail-level) backup of individual mails, contacts, and calendars of individual Exchange mailboxes.

CloudBacko Releases Cloud and Local Backup Software for Servers and Workstations

CloudBacko announced the release of our beta backup software that simplifies the backup of servers and workstations to Amazon S3, Google Cloud Storage and local storages.