SQL backup routine includes various actions you should remember about. And the best way to get it done is by using backup automation. In this article, we will cover built-in tools that help to simplify your daily routine.
We will also show how to do this using CloudBerry software for MS SQL Server backup. Continue reading
Multiple backup schedules are used in most backup infrastructures to make backup processes flexible and efficient. You can, for example, configure separate backup schedules for the whole server backup and just one SQL database. However, built-in Windows Server Backup does not allow this to be accomplished via its GUI. Continue reading
In September 2018, Microsoft announced that Azure Archive Storage will become generally available in 8 additional Azure regions.
Azure Archive Storage is an archive tier of Microsoft Azure Blob Storage in addition to hot and cool tiers. It is designed to help organizations reduce their storage costs by storing rarely accessed data in a lowest-priced tier. Microsoft offers an industry leading price point for archiving data (0.2 cents per GB/month). Continue reading
As you may know, Apple is about to release its next version of macOS — Mojave — on Monday. CloudBerry Backup for macOS has consequently been updated to fully support the latest macOS.
Join CloudBerry & Wasabi Technologies for a webinar on Tue, Sep 25, 2018, at 10:00 AM PDT where we will announce new capabilities of our joint backup and recovery cloud storage solution. Continue reading
Differential backup in SQL Server contains only the data changed since the last ‘full’ run. It allows you to shorten backup windows while keeping the backup chain simple.
In this article, we are going to explain how differential backup works in SQL Server and how it can help preserve database data. Continue reading
If you’re an avid user of macOS or iOS, it’s safe to to bet that some of your workflow revolves around iCloud. Whether it’s some Xcode project or a Keynote presentation, it’s likely that some, if not most, of your data resides in iCloud. The significance of this data could not be overstated and thus it makes sense to consider some sort of backup for it to ensure that you’re not caught off guard if something disastrous happens at Apple’s data centers.
Production SQL Server databases generally require that data loss can be minimized in the event of the disaster. The amount of data loss is something that every administrator will need to understand from the business users who rely on the database. Whatever the answer, the solution is to manage your recovery point objectives (RPOs) through properly scheduled transaction log backups.
In this article, we’ll discuss how to create and manage your transaction log (T-Log) backups on Microsoft SQL Server 2017. Continue reading
Office 365 is a classic Microsoft Office along with a set of cloud services. But its backup process is typically unclear, so we are going to cover one backup practice with the use of CloudBerry Backup for MS Office 365. Continue reading
One of the most important aspects of a sensible backup strategy is keeping upload volumes under control. With each backup iteration, the same files are being repeatedly uploaded which results in more time-consuming backups. To help mitigate the issue, CloudBerry Backup for macOS & Linux now supports block-level backup.