Open Source Backup And Recovery Software

  • 30 November 2015 by aatif

Open Source Backup And Recovery Software


Attic
Attic is an open source backup manager. It is secure encrypting, reduplicating backup program. By using this backup manager you can store only new or modified data on a remote server and new data is transferred every time you create a backup. It is easy to use, it comes with comprehensive quick start guide and the usage instructions. It supported cross platform like Linux, FreeBSD and Mac OS X.

Features
Comes with RESTful API.
Provide flexible storage allocation.
Built-in automated monitoring.
Supported multi-node management.
Support synchronous and asynchronous mirroring.
Storage can access over web protocols.
Offer RAID configuration without limits.
Support Network Attached storage (NFS).

BackupPC
BackupPC is an open source high-performance, enterprise-grade system with a web-based fronted. It is easy to install and maintain and highly configurable solution. It supported cross platforms like Linux, Solaris, or UNIX-based server. It is a client for several protocols that are controlled by other services native to the client OS. It comes with intelligent pooling scheme that minimizes disk storage and disk I/O.

Features
No needed client side software.
Rsync is also supported on any client that has rsync or rysncd.
Comes with powerful web user interface.
Web user interface enable us to view log files,configuration,current status.
Supported mobile environments.
Provide detailed documentation.

Bareos
Bareos (Backup Archiving Recovery Open Sourced) is an open source backup software. It is reliable software used for archiving and recovery of data for all well-established operating systems. It supported cross platforms like Windows, Linux, OS X. It is released under the license AGPL v3. Now a days it comes with LTO hardware encryption support,bandwidth limitation and new console commands.

Features
Provide database configuration.
Provide backup scheduled support.
Easy to use features.
It enhanced storage daemon.
Provide security enhancements.
Implement of LZ4 and LZ4HC compression.

Box Backup
Box Backup is an open source online backup solution. It is a automatic solution and send the backup data to the server. It is a secure backup solution and encrypted using the Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) protocol. It provide continuous data protection facility and starting backup automatically when even low-bandwidth internet connections is present, therefore it is good backup solution for laptops and computers. It supported cross platforms like Linux, UNIX, Windows, and Mac OS X .

Features
Data stored on a server in file and no special devices are required.
Data is encrypted and can be decoded only by the original client.
Provides continuous and up to date backup.
It has a portable implementation.
It can be optimized for document or server backup.