Backup Software That
Saves Your Servers From Ruin

Never suffer from data loss ever again. Use BackupAssist to perform onsite and offsite backups to safeguard your servers.
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Backup Anything

  • Full Systems
  • Virtual or Physical
  • Files, Folders, Apps
  • Onsite, Cloud
  • Incremental Backups

Data Restoration

  • Select File Restore
  • Powerful Search Tool
  • Boot off Backup Media
  • Point-In Time SQL
  • Individual Mail Items

Disaster Recovery

  • Bare Metal Recovery
  • Instant VM Recovery
  • Hardware Agnostic
  • Customize Boot Tools
  • Low RPOs and RTOs

Manage Your Sites

  • Single Screen Control
  • Remote Backup, Restore
  • Global Reports
  • Easy Web App
  • Remote Deployment

Ransomware Defense

  • Ransomware Protection
  • Ransomware Detection
  • SMS & Email Alerts
  • Manual Scanning
  • Easy Rollout Features
Backup Features

Backup Anything

If you can name it, you can back it up with BackupAssist. Preserve your files, folders, apps, drives, physical servers, Hyper-V hosts and guests, and more.

Our software supports all modern onsite and offsite backup destinations.

Full Backup Feature List

Backup Capability

Complete Backup Solution: BackupAssist is the backup software that lets you preserve anything: files, folders, apps, drives, physical servers, Hyper-V hosts and guests, and more. Incremental backups make your life easy.

Automated or On-Demand Backups: Straightforward backup scheduling lets you set and forget. Our software includes many popular backup schemes for you to choose from. Alternatively, create your own, tailored to the redundancy level you want.

Supported Backup Destinations: Backup directly to local drives, network locations (NAS), HDD, RDX, USB Drives, iSCSI, Tape, or public and private cloud.

Advanced Cloud Backup: Our software includes several advanced cloud backup features, from Data Deduplication to Cloud Independence. (With Cloud Backup Add-on)

Archival Backups: Create super-compressed and encrypted backups of your rarely used data, in preparation for cold storage.

Incremental & Differential: Only backup what needs to be changed since your last backup. Save time, space and bandwidth.

Real Time Management: Create, manage, monitor and receive reports on your backups in real time, both locally and remotely.

Military-Grade Encryption: Secure Bitlocker or AED 265-bit Encryption.

USB Security Key: Create a USB security key as well as a passcode to your backups.

Full VSS, CSV Support: Completely supports all Hyper-V technologies, including Volume Shadow-Copy Service (VSS), Microsoft Replica, and Cluster Shared Volumes (CSV).

Dedicated Hyper-V Tab: A dedicated Hyper-V tab lets you easily manage and monitor the backup status of your Hyper-V guests.

Create Data Containers: Store your backups in portable and reliable data containers. Supports VHDX data containers up to 65 TB in size.

Advanced Hyper-V Backup: Create granular restore-ready backups of your Hyper-V guests. (With Hyper-V Advanced Add-on)

Advanced Exchange Backup: Create granular restore-ready backups of your Exchange Databases, so you can restore individual mail items. (With Exchange Granular Add-on)

Advanced SQL Backup: Create near-continuous backups of your SQL servers so you never lose any transaction data. (With SQL Continuous Add-on)

Comprehensive Tape Support: Get top-level tape backup support for popular Modern Windows Software. (With Tape Archiving Add-on)

Cloud Backup Throttling: Our software lets you automatically throttle the upload and download speed for all your cloud backup jobs, so your business’s bandwidth remains intact.

Restore Features

Data Restoration

When you need just a few files, fast, BackupAssist lets you recover them with absolute accuracy. Our easy-to-use UI makes the process as simple as just a few clicks. Bring back selected files, folders, apps, drives, and Hyper-V guests from a backup, without needing to restore it all.

Our easy-to-use UI lets you restore critical data with a few clicks.

Full Restore Feature List

Data Restoration

Fast and Easy: Our easy-to-use UI lets you restore critical data with a few clicks.

Just What You Need: Bring back selected files, folders, apps, drives, and Hyper-V guests from a backup, without needing to restore it all.

Multi-Backup Search: Quickly and easily search single or multiple backups for the exact data you need. Supports wildcard search.

Connectless Search: Search your backups to see if they’ve got the files you need, without having to connect them.

Hyper-V Restore: Restore entire Hyper-V guests or data from within a host. You can also precisely select and restore files from within Hyper-V guest backups (With Hyper-V Advanced Add-on).

Microsoft Exchange Recovery: Restore your whole Exchange Server or select databases.

Advanced Exchange Recovery: Granularly restore lost e-mails, attachments, appointments, contacts, calendar data, and more.
Inject these items directly into a live Exchange Server, whether it’s the same or a different one.
Alternatively, restore them to a PST. (With Exchange Granular Add-on).

Rescue SQL Data: Track down individual SQL activity and restore an SQL database to a specific point in time. If you need to, restore your entire SQL server and databases (With SQL Continuous Add-on).

Failover Support: Tailored to operate in and restore Cluster Shared Volumes (CSV).
BackupAssist can restore single, multiple, or all of a host’s guests, including the host itself.

Cloud File Restore: Restore your data from a public or private cloud provider, or offsite location (With Cloud Backup Add-on)

Disaster Recovery

Recover Servers From Ruin

Servers crash. It’s a fact of life. Bring them back online swiftly and easily with our advanced recovery tools.

With BackupAssist, recovering an entire system to bare metal only takes a few clicks. Bring back Hyper-V guests in seconds, eliminating downtime.

Full DR Feature List

Disaster Recovery

Bare Metal Recoveries: Recovering an entire physical system to bare metal only takes a few clicks.
Full recovery is easy, even if your whole system is destroyed.

Instant Hyper-V Recovery: Get your Hyper-V guests back online in seconds, eliminating downtime. While running guests off your backup media, perform a relaxed full recovery in the background.

All The Tools You Need: Our RecoverAssist boot environment is easy to use and understand, presenting you with a toolkit with all the things you need to recover your servers ASAP.
It’s not just a ‘Next’ button.

Easy Driver and App Search: Never scour through directories ever again looking for this driver or that app during a full system recovery. In the boot environment, what you need is only ever a click away.

Customize Your Boot Environment:
Create a custom boot environment, adding all the drivers and apps you’ll need for when disaster strikes.
We provide you with a dozen popular disaster recovery and diagnostic apps, so you don’t have to go searching.

Combine your Backups and Boot Media: Turn a USB device into a ‘Bootable Backup’ and a one-stop-shop for data recovery.

Support Team Environment: Communicate with the BackupAssist Support Team from within your boot environment, getting help from our disaster recovery professionals when you need it most.

Hardware Agnostic: You can boot your crashed system to the same or dissimilar hardware.

Continuous SQL Backups: Eliminate downtime and reduce your RPO to as low as five minutes with transaction-level backups.

Own Your Backups: We don’t block your backup behind proprietary code, allowing you to recover your data how and where you wish.

Multisite Management

Manage Your Sites

Remotely manage your BackupAssist installations from a single screen.
Perform backup and restore jobs from afar for physical and virtual machines.

Keep in the loop with instant success, failure, and warning alerts.

Full Multisite Manager Feature List

Manage Your Sites

A Single Screen: Manage one, some, or all of your BackupAssist installations from afar with the BackupAssist Multisite Manager.
Administer backup and restore jobs for physical and virtual machines.

Remote Deployment: Remotely deploy new installations of BackupAssist to unprotected machines.

Synchronized Network: View all deployed versions of BackupAssist, making sure they’re up to date and licensed. If not, quickly fix it from afar.

Complete Visibility: Have instant access to simple or detailed reports on each and every one of your machines. Keep informed of any backup or restoration jobs they’re running.

Global Reports: Keep in the loop with instant success, failure, and warning alerts. Set up custom times and dates to recieve current status reports on your machines.

Easy Web App: Our straightforward web display lets you remotely manage your machines over WAN or LAN.
Easily configure secure connections via HTTPS.

Set User Permissions: Give people different levels of access to view or manage their own BackupAssist installations.

Shared Reporting: Use a managed recipients list to send detailed reports to those who need it.

Ransomware Defense

Keep Backups Ransomware-Free

Ransomware is a serious threat to all modern businesses. It is a malicious type of malware which infects your system and locks access to your data until you pay a ransom.

BackupAssist’s CryptoSafeGuard feature actively protects your backups from ransomware encryption.

Full CryptoSafeGuard Feature List

Ransomware Defense

Ransomware Protection: CryptoSafeGuardTM contains features designed to stop ransomware from compromising your backups.

Ransomware Detection: CryptoSafeGuardTM scans and detects the effects of ransomware activities in source files intended for backup.

Ransomware Response: CryptoSafeGuardTM immediately alerts you upon detection via SMS and e-mail, and blocks all backup jobs from running to stop them from being compromised.

Manual Scanning: You can run scans for ransomware on request. Select anything from a few files to your whole server! Once the scan has run, you can whitelist or delete any suspicious files detected by CryptoSafeGuardTM.

Enterprise-Friendly Grace Period: You can roll out CryptoSafeGuardTM across multiple machines without any worry – this feature has a built-in grace period to make sure your first few scans run smoothly without disrupting existing processes.

Systems Supported

Our backup software is hardware agnostic, so you can perform an incremental backup of servers and end-points, then restore your data to the same or dissimilar hardware. For OS compatability, click below.

System Specifications

System Specification

Microsoft Server Operating Systems
Microsoft Windows Server 2019 family
Microsoft Windows Server 2016 family
Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2 family
Microsoft Windows Server 2012 family
Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2 family
Microsoft Windows Server 2008 family (64 bit)
Microsoft Windows Small Business Server 2011
(Standard, Essentials & Premium)
Microsoft Windows Essential Business Server 2011
(Standard & Premium)
Microsoft Windows Small Business Server 2008
(Standard, Essentials & Premium)
Microsoft Windows Essential Business Server 2008
(Standard & Premium)
Microsoft Windows Storage Server 2008 R2
Microsoft Windows Storage Server 2008
Microsoft Client Operating Systems
Windows 10 (Professional, Enterprise)
Windows 8/8.1 (Professional, Enterprise)
Windows 7 (Professional, Enterprise & Ultimate)
Microsoft VSS Applications*
Microsoft Exchange Server 2019
Microsoft Exchange Server 2016
Microsoft Exchange Server 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server 2010
Microsoft Exchange Server 2007
Microsoft SQL Server 2017
Microsoft SQL Server 2016
Microsoft SQL Server 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Microsoft SharePoint 2010* All Microsoft VSS-aware Applications supported

Microsoft Virtual Environments
Microsoft Hyper-V 2019
Microsoft Hyper-V 2016
Microsoft Hyper-V 2012
Microsoft Hyper-V 2012 R2
Microsoft Hyper-V 2008
Microsoft Hyper-V 2008 R2
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