View all Products Close Menu Menu
[VPS Addons] What is Acronis Incremental Server Backups?
Updated Tuesday August 6th 2019 / Category Getting Started

This article is part of a series covering licensed software that can or will be included on a Self Managed or Fully Managed VPS plan.

Other articles on this subject are:

What is Acronis Incremental Backups?

This is an incremental block style backup system with a rich and scalable feature set. Using their Acronis kernel module, server data is backed up at the block level, bypassing the file system and reading data directly from the disk or volume.

This allows you to have backups stored for your cPanel hosting accounts up to every 15 minutes on a separate point of failure which can be read and restored from on-demand by you or your customers with minimal load overheads on your server.

 

Features of Acronis Incremental Server Backups:

Block-Level Backups

Block-level backups bypass the file system and read the data directly from the Disk or Volume. This means that you are able to run fast, performance-friendly backups regardless of the number of files you’re trying to backup. Block-level backups also always have built-in support for open file backup and snapshot features, allowing you to get the most out of your storage space and resources.

Restores

Restore individual files, databases, or mailboxes through the Acronis cPanel plugin. No separate login required.

Entire Server Restoration

Restore your entire VPS to any point in time up to 1 month ago.

Control Panel Interface

Secure local authentication of users. Enable user self-service backup and restore. Integrate with popular Linux Control Panels (Such as cPanel/WHM).

Any other queries or clarification you’d like on a specific function?

Pop an eTicket through to our sales team who can assist on your queries. We’re here 24 x 7 and can handle any pre-sale questions you may have.

Can’t find the answers you're looking for? Check out these other methods of support!