Author: Alexander N

How to Improve Security of S3 Buckets Using S3 Access Logs

How to Improve Security of S3 Buckets Using S3 Access Logs

Imagine the situation: you browse your Amazon S3 bucket and suddenly discover that some files are missing. Since Amazon S3 offers high durability, it leaves almost no chance for these files to disappear due to a system failure or disaster. Apparently, they were deleted by a user. How to find out who did that? Continue reading

Disaster Recovery Planning and Testing: Best Practices

Disaster Recovery Planning and Testing: Best Practices

Besides backup, any IT division should have a disaster recovery plan. You will find a few tips below relating to disaster recovery planning best practices, disaster recovery testing process and to what issues one should pay special attention in the course of backup planning. Continue reading

How to Restore from System Image Backup with CloudBerry Backup

How to Restore from System Image Backup with CloudBerry Backup

CloudBerry Backup for Windows Server allows you to easily restore your system from an image backup. You can perform restores directly from the cloud or USB flash drive to any dissimilar hardware or Hyper-V, VMware virtual machine or Amazon EC2, Microsoft Azure or Google Cloud virtual environment. Continue reading

Direct Upload to Amazon Glacier vs Upload through Amazon S3

Direct Upload to Amazon Glacier vs Upload through Amazon S3

Amazon Glacier is a cloud service dedicated for storing archived data which is not likely to be retrieved often. In other words, it is designed for infrequently accessed data. Glacier has a high latency of data retrieval but offers low pricing and high safety for stored archives. In this article, we are going to explain Glacier’s data uploading nuances. Continue reading

How to Perform Synthetic Full Backup with CloudBerry Backup

How to Perform Synthetic Full Backup with CloudBerry Backup

We have developed a synthetic full backup feature for image-based backups in CloudBerry Backup. This enhancement decreases the amount of data uploaded to the cloud and accelerates the overall process. In this article we are going to explain the technical background and show how to use this feature.
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Amazon S3 vs EBS vs EFS. The Difference Explained

Amazon S3 vs EBS vs EFS. The Difference Explained

Amazon S3, Amazon EFS, and Amazon EBS are three different storage types, designed by Amazon Web Services. Amazon S3 is an object storage and is suitable for storing user files and backups in massive numbers. Amazon EFS was designed to provide scalable storage for the users of Amazon EC2 cloud computing service. Amazon EBS was also created to enhance the functionality of Amazon EC2 - it is similar to your computer's drive but in a virtualized environment. All these services are great, but only if you use them in accordance with their purpose.

In this article, we will define the difference between Amazon S3, Amazon EFS and Amazon EBS storage options.  Continue reading

Block-Level Backup Explained

Block-Level Backup Explained

What Is Block-Level Backup?

Block-level backup is a type of backup that allows you to back up only modified parts of the files instead of running a full backup every time the file is changed. Block-level backup takes less bandwidth for regular backups and reduces the backup time.

Today we will discuss the main difference between full and block-level backup, and also everything that you should take into account when performing a block-level file upload. Continue reading

Amazon S3 Masterclass from A Cloud Guru – Free Offer for CloudBerry Customers

Amazon S3 Masterclass from A Cloud Guru – Free Offer for CloudBerry Customers

Amazon S3 Masterclass from A Cloud Guru – Free Offer for CloudBerry Customers

CloudBerry partners with A Cloud Guru

CloudBerry Lab™ is excited to announce a partnership with A Cloud Guru (ACG), the training portal dedicated to cloud technologies. ACG has developed a training course about Amazon S3 with an embedded lab that explains how CloudBerry Backup can enhance your Amazon S3 experience.

Special Offer: Get the Course for Free*

The offer expires on April 25th, 2017

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