Category: Support

Rsync and Virtual Machine Backup

Hi all, A common question about VM backup is: can I get my VMs automatically offsite for DR purposes? For example, if an I.T. service provider (or VAR) Rsyncs a client’s VMs offsite to their […]

Rsync compatible NAS device list

Hi all, After about a month of investigation and testing, we’ve released our Rsync compatible NAS list. We searched far and wide for NAS devices that are Rsync enabled, and we managed to find 4 […]

Exchange 2007 backup on Server 2008 – update

UPDATE: Exchange 2007 backup on Server 2008 is now possible thanks to a plug-in released with BackupAssist v5.2. Find out more. Hi all, This blog is in two sections addressing Exchange 2007 backup on Server […]

How to improve your backup performance

Need to improve backup performance? The following registry settings changes can drastically reduce the time it takes to perform a backup of your system. reg add “HKCU\Software\Microsoft\NTBackup\Backup Engine” /v “Logical Disk Buffer Size” /t REG_SZ […]

File Replication Single Instance Store – how it works

Hi all, We’ve had a few questions about how our Single Instance Store works in our File Replication Engine, so I thought I’d describe how it works. The trick is because it’s transparent, it can […]

Howto – configure a Drobo / DroboShare as an Rsync Server for remote, internet backups

Hello all – after an hour of fun and experimentation, we figured out how to configure a Drobo device with DroboShare as a Rsync server. I hope these instructions will save hours of headaches as […]