Bacula Enterprise Plugins

This range of powerful plugins bring huge additional capabilities to Bacula Enterprise Edition 8


Bacula Enterprise Edition 8 brings to enterprises, data centers and managed service providers rich new features and enhancements.

Bacula Enterprise Edition 8 benefits are now complemented even more by these high-end, individual plugins. The plugins are listed below:

Directory Server plugin

The Directory Server plugin is designed to perform backup and restore of single LDAP object or an Active Directory one

Incremental Accelerator for NetApp plugin

Designed to simplify the backup and restore procedure of your NetApp NAS, hosting a huge number of files

SAP plugin

Implements the official SAP BACKINT interface, which simplifies backup and restore of SAP, using traditional SAP database tools

MySQL plugin

The easiest, fastest and most secure way to back up and restore your MySQL database. This plugin allows Dump and Binary mode combination

PostgreSQL plugin

Designed to simplify the backup and restore procedure of your PostgreSQL cluster

Oracle Database plugin

Designed to enable the backup and restore of  data and configurations stored in Oracle Database servers. Improves backup performance dramatically by using a block-level implementation

Delta plugin

Using signature-based file difference, for backing up large binary files with unprecedented efficiency

SAN Shared Storage plugin

Optimizes and increases tape library usage by providing shared access to tape drives

Client-Free VMware plugin

Raw level backup via NBD or SAN, it removes the necessity to install a File Daemon on each guest. Leveraging VMWare’s Changed Block Tracking, sizes of large backup sets are significantly reduced, easing load on drives and networks

KVM plugin

Backing up and restoring KVM virtual machines at le level is now supported. The plugin uses the libvirt virtual machine management interface.

Hyper-V plugin

Backing up and restoring Hyper-V virtual machine is supported with Full level backups using the VSS API.

Xen plugin

The Xen plugin is currently in development. If you need a solution urgently, please contact us to get help to include Xen into your current or future Bacula Enterprise Edition Backup & Restore infrastructure.

Microsoft Exchange VSS plugin

Performs incremental backup and allows restore at the mailbox level

Microsoft SQL Server VSS plugin

Performs differential backup and allows restore at the database level

NDMP plugin

Enhanced to use Filer-to-Server through the NDMP protocol and adds support for additional NAS vendors