These enterprise data backup tools for Bacula Enterprise Edition bring rich new features and enhancements for backup and data recovery to enterprises, data centers and managed service providers.
Virtual Machine Backup Tools
Using raw level backup via NBD or SAN, these data backup modules are removing the requirement of installing 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.
Backing up and restoring Hyper-V virtual machines is supported with Full level backups using the VSS API.
Proxmox VE is a powerful and lightweight open source server virtualization software, optimized for performance and usability. Offering maximum flexibility and using the Proxmox API.
Full level Citrix XenServer backup is possible with Bacula Enterprise Edition.
Unlike its competitors, Bacula’s RHV solution is far more advanced and backs up RHV VMs through the hypervisor. It also excels at file-based backups, and can even perform Bare-Metal restores from file-based Windows backups.
Database Backup Tools
SAP data backup tools implement the official SAP BACKINT interface, which simplifies backup and restore of SAP using traditional SAP database tools.
These data backup tools are designed to simplify the backup and restore procedure of your PostgreSQL cluster.
These powerful data backup tools enable point-in-time recovery for SQL server, along with auto detection of SQL server data bases. Using a large range of database selection tools, it also avoids the need to send the backup data to an intermediary disk. Its comprehensive functionality list means it provides the opportunity for best-practice SQL Server backup. It enables Full backup, Differential and Incremental backup, and transactional backup in MSSQL.
SQL Server backup is also available via the VSS backup tools.
MySQL Percona module for Bacula Enterprise is a hot backup utility for MySQL-based servers which removes the need to lock your database during the backup. Bacula System's Percona backup tool uses techniques that ensure consistency of the whole backup. Another advantage is that Bacula's Percona backup software does not require the use of large temporary files
Storage Backup Tools
These enterprise data backup tools are enhanced to use Filer-to-Server through the NDMP protocol and adds support for additional NAS vendors.
Directory Backup Tools
A directory solution is a structure that stores information about computers and devices on the network, including user and software configurations. Its installation and implementation is done on the servers called domain controllers, and may contain replicas on various computers in the organization located in local or remote areas. Backup of Active Directory is vital for organization’s business continuity.
The Directory Server backup tools are designed to perform backup and restore of single objects in either LDAP or Active Directory.
Other Backup Tools
Using signature-based file difference, for backing up large binary files with unprecedented efficiency.
Bacula Enterprise boasts the worlds first fully integrated, fully automated backup and recovery for Docker.
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