Description

This article describes the process to provision cloud backup to your Server.

Content / Solution:

  1. Enable the backup service for your Server:

    How to Enable Cloud Backup on a Cloud Server

    if you are enabling a backup for a Server using the Cloud Backup menu, please refer to:
    Cloud Backup - Adding a new client for Backup

     

  2. Add the Backup Client[s] to your Server:

    How to Add a Backup Client to a Cloud Server

    if you are enabling a backup for a Server using the Cloud Backup menu, please refer to:
    Cloud Backup - Adding a Backup Client to a Server 

     

  3. Install the Backup Client onto your Server: 

    How to Install the Backup Client on a Windows Server 

    How to Install the Backup Client on a Linux Server


  4. Configure the Backup Client correctly on your Server for supported applications:

    Cloud Backup - Pre-requisites for SQL Server backup on a Windows Server

    Cloud Backup - Pre-requisites for MySQL Backup on a Linux Server 

    Cloud Backup - Pre-requisites for PostGreSQL backup on a Linux Server 

    Cloud Backup - Pre-requisites for Active Directory

     

  5. Configure the Backup jobs manually via the local Backup Client installed on your Server: 

    Cloud Backup - Performing a File or Database config and restore on a Linux Server

    Cloud Backup - Performing a File or Database config and restore on a Windows Server
     

  6. These applications are supported for this feature:

    • File system

    • SQL Server

    • MySQL

       

  7. The self-service articles relating to restores include content on how to configure your backup jobs [file or database], and BACKUP NOW options

    Cloud Backup - Performing a Backup Now on a Windows Server

    Cloud Backup - Performing a Backup Now on a Linux Sever