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h6. How to get Server Backup Manager

* [Obtain Linux Backup Manager]
* [Obtain Windows Backup Manager]
* [Obtain Linux Backup Agent]
* [Obtain Windows Backup Agent]

h6. Install the Backup Manager

* [Install Server Backup Manager on Linux]
* [Install Server Backup Manager on Windows manually]

h6. Install the Backup Agent

* [Install Backup Agent on Linux]
* [Install Backup Agent on Windows]

h6. Choose product features

* [Configure Product Features]

h6. Configure the Backup Agent

* [Add key to Linux Backup Agent]
* [Add the key to Windows Backup Agent]
* [Add servers to Backup Manager]
* [Create Disk Safes]
* [Create policies]

h6. Protect databases

* [Install MySQL Connector JDBC into Server Backup]
* [Add a MySQL instance to a policy]
* [Protect SQL Server]

h6. Common questions

* [ServerBackup:Common questions]

h6. Restore data

* [Restore files]
* [Restore a MySQL database to the original location]
* [Restore an MS SQL database]
* [Restore VHD files]
* [Bare-Metal Restore|Perform a bare-metal restore]

h6. Hosting control panels

* [Enable the Hosting Control Panels feature]
* [Set up cPanel plugin]
* [Add control panel instance]
* [Schedule control panel replication]
* [Restore control panel user accounts]

h6. Getting started with the API

* [Use the Server Backup API]

Server Backup Manager is an affordable, high-performance, disk-to-disk backup software for Linux and Windows servers.

*Server Backup Manager allows you to:*
* Back up many servers
* Manage multiple users, user groups, and privileges
* Define disk quotas and service-level agreements
* Perform bare-metal restores
* Back up databases
* Back up hosting control panels
* Use the full API
* Archive data

*Server Backup Manager allows you to store your Disk Safes on:*
* Primary hard disks. The Disk Safes are automatically excluded from the replication.
* Secondary (backup) hard disks
* USB drives
* Network Attached Storage (NAS), such as NFS, CIFS/Windows share, etc.

*With Server Backup Manager, you can:*
* Select devices on the host for replication
* Define which files and folders on a device will be replicated, and exclude files and folders using complex exclude rules. (By default, all files and folders on the selected device are backed up.)
* Create a one-time or scheduled replication
* Define soft and hard disk space quotas
* Assign one or several data protection policies to a host
* Define recovery point retention for each policy
* Browse files on Disk Safes
* Track Disk Safes with built-in, on-disk journaling
* Merge or delete recovery points
* Restore all or selected files/folders from any recovery point
* Export the selected files/folders from any recovery point and save the extracted files/folders to an off-site server or local hard disk
* Copy Disk Safes between the Server Backup Manager installations. Disk Safes can be moved and copied like regular folders.

*Server Backup Manager includes:*
* MySQL support
* MS SQL Server support
* MS Exchange support
* Bare-metal restore function
* Reports via email
* Multiple language support
* Windows NTFS DACLs and SACLs Restore (allows you to restore Discretionary and System Access Control Lists)
* Advanced archiving rules with flexible data protection policies
* Recovery point archiving
* Hosting control panel integration
* Hosting control panel restore:
** cPanel (Linux)
** Plesk (Linux)
** Virtuozzo containers (Linux)
** cPanel or Plesk in Virtuozzo containers
** Others

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