A 2-part blog by Arno Lehmann, Bacula Systems. Regarding the way IT department professionals work together, fundamental changes are currently underway in the industry that alter the way new projects are decided on and implemented. IT departments are becoming a more integral part of their organizations – and are no longer a separated cost center […]

If you are responsible for data backup at your data center, it’s really worth knowing about a very cool technology that is built into Bacula Enterprise Edition called “Progressive Virtual Full” (PVF). PVF allows you to you save significantly on time and disk space on the local storage, using some very clever Index management techniques. […]

IDS Management appreciates the Bacula Systems Subscription model… and says of Bacula Enterprise Edition: “What more could I want?” Rich LeBel, Director, Systems & Infrastructure at IDS Management added: “We’ve had about five billion dollars of transactions go through our production environment” Read the full case study here.

Get your LDAP and Active Directory servers backed up in the best possible way! It’s amazing how many people are unaware that they can enjoy granular level restore on their directory servers with Bacula Systems’ Directory Server Plugin. It’s one of our best-kept secrets! All is laid bare here.

Bacula Systems new VM Performance Backup Suite further raises the bar for backup and restore cost-effectiveness, coupled with new version release to bring rich feature-sets to large IT departments Read the full press release here

Thomas Nau, University of Ulm presented “Bacula – A Strategic Decision”, at ZKI Conference in Düsseldorf, Germany today. It was a great presentation, and there was lots of interest as well at the Bacula Systems booth at the event: The abstract (in German language) is here:

This week saw the launch of our brand new Universities Data Backup Initiative; and what an amazing response we are getting! It is increasingly clear that research labs and universities are tiring of being held to ransom by their old, outdated backup and restore vendor(s), and being made to pay outrageous prices. Everyone at Bacula […]

Bacula Systems SA and Bareos GmbH & Co. KG have reached a settlement concerning the proceedings pending in Lausanne, Switzerland, pursuant to which parties have withdrawn their respective claims. The terms of their settlement agreement are confidential.

“We feel so reassured by Bacula Systems that we will now migrate everything else to Bacula Enterprise Edition” …That was the clear verdict from Thomas Nau, Deputy Director at Communication and Information Center (kiz), at the University of Ulm, Germany. Thomas also added: “Bacula System’s straightforward licensing model, where we are not charged by data […]

This has been an exciting week in the Bacula Systems Training Department, with two training courses taking part simultaneously in both Dallas, Texas, USA, and Yverdon-les-Bains, Switzerland. Some of the student’s comments from the week: Trainees in the U.S. this week, relaxing after a hard day’s learning in Dallas, Texas.   “Excellent training! Hands on! […]