Back up your database securely and easily with Bacula Enterprise Edition.

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Backing up a database correctly is crucial in an IT infrastructure- and meeting Policy needs is often critical. With its Database Management System (DBMS) plugins, Bacula Systems brings industry-leading technology that sets the standard for Enterprise-grade database backup far beyond its competitors. Bacula Enterprise Edition enables all businesses to take advantage of its especially powerful solutions to back up databases. System Administrators looking for a robust, high end enterprise class database backup should start here. And where ease and speed is required, these tools also provide the answer for those System Administrators working to tight deadlines.

No specific knowledge is required while taking care of data and metadata, such as users, rights, roles, etc. At the same time, comprehensive and advanced customization options are immediately available to the user, providing the needed flexibility for the most demanding professional environments.

Bacula Systems offers many different plugins so that you can back up your databases exactly the way you need to. Below are just a few examples of these technologies – contact us today to get answers for your specific needs.

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PostgreSQL database backup

postgres-clusterThe PostgreSQL plugin is designed to simplify the database backup procedures of your PostgreSQL cluster(s); the backup administrator does not need to know the internals of PostgreSQL backup techniques or write complex scripts.

The plugin automatically takes care of backing up essential information such as configuration, user definitions and table spaces.

The PostgreSQL plugin supports both “Dump” and Point In Time Recovery (PITR) backup techniques. Using Bacula Systems’ unique Late Data Inclusion (LDI) technology, this plugin effectively captures data up to the point of finishing the backup, therefore minimizing the risk of data loss. This is an industry-leading advantage over other vendors’ solutions.

MySQL database backup

mysql_dia The MySQL plugin is designed to simplify the backup of your MySQL server(s); the backup administrator does not need to know the internals of MySQL backup techniques or how to write complex scripts. The plugin is highly configurable and will automatically back up essential information such as configuration and user definitions. The MySQL plugin supports both “Dump” and “Binary” backup techniques.

The power to choose. The Bacula Systems MySQL plugin enables the administrator to choose between Dump or Binary for faster and larger backups. The MySQL plugin takes care of the MySQL log files when using the Point In Time Recovery (PITR) feature.

Advanced Backup for MS SQL databases

The Bacula Enterprise plugin for MS SQL Server is an advanced solution to back up one or multiple MS SQL databases with industry leading features:

  • Full backup which saves the databases files and the transaction log files to provide a complete solution against media failure
  • Differential backups to captures only the data that has changed since the last Full. Bacula Enterprise Plugin for MS SQL
  • Server includes integrated feature to upgrade a Differential backup into a Full if required
  • Incremental backups via the Transaction Log backup. When configured with the appropriate model, this method enable a “Point In Time Recovery” mode
  • Master Database backup for MS SQL configuration backup.

The Bacula Enterprise Plugin for MS SQL Server is able to restore data in several ways including “Point In Time Recovery” mode. The restore process then allows the following scenarios:

  • Restore files to disk
  • Restore original database
  • Restore with a new database name
  • Restore with a new name and file relocation

Oracle Database backup

oracle-secuirtyThe Oracle plugin is designed to simplify the backup procedures of your Oracle database instance(s). Oracle Database Administrators can take advantage of the option to use RMAN commands in order to make backing up Oracle databases even easier and more convenient.

Besides ease and speed, the Oracle Plugin provides important features including restoring your database(s) to any point in time or being able to filter objects during backup or restore; all of them being available using two different backup techniques: “Dump” and Point In Time Recovery (PITR) through its tight integration with Oracle Recovery Manager (RMAN).

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