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How to Back up Your GitHub Data

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How to Back up Your GitHub Data

Let’s face it, GitHub is the most popular and arguably one of the best git services available today. As such, thousands of development teams…

AWS RDS MySQL Backup to S3

AWS RDS MySQL Backup to S3

June 10, 2020

You can back up your MySQL Amazon RDS databases using SimpleBackups similar to how you back up MySQL databases and have it uploaded…

DigitalOcean Supported Regions
DigitalOcean Supported Regions

DigitalOcean Supported Regions

June 10, 2020

At the moment, DigitalOcean has 13 data centers across the globe: New York City , The US: NYC1, NYC2, NYC3 San Francisco , The US: SFO1, SFO…

The Ultimate MySQL Database Backup Script

The Ultimate MySQL Database Backup Script

June 9, 2020

Any database, needs a backup . This article is part of “The Ultimate Backup Script” series we are creating to provide you with database…

Create DigitalOcean Droplets Daily Backups

Create DigitalOcean Droplets Daily Backups

June 6, 2020

Setting up a website and database daily backup using SimpleBackups using DigitalOcean Droplets . In this step by step tutorial, I am going…

Create a DigitalOcean server backup in style.

Create a DigitalOcean server backup in style.

October 21, 2019

One of the awesome features of SimpleBackups is ‘Rapid Server Setup’ — which allows you to magically connect SimpleBackups to newly…

Add SSH key after creating a DigitalOcean droplet

Add SSH key after creating a DigitalOcean droplet

October 6, 2019

If you got locked out and cannot access your DigitalOcean server but still have access to your DigitalOcean account, then here is a…

Pros/Cons of Storing Customers' Files in S3 Buckets for your SaaS

Pros/Cons of Storing Customers' Files in S3 Buckets for your SaaS

April 11, 2019

If you are building an application that needs to store customers' data in the cloud, you have a few options to think about. In this post I…

Don’t put all your eggs (servers/backups) in one basket (cloud)

Don’t put all your eggs (servers/backups) in one basket (cloud)

January 13, 2019

Just like you diversify income sources, diversify your cloud infrastructure providers! Intro We are always taught that we “ should not put…

Allow a remote IP to connect to your Amazon RDS MySQL Instance

Allow a remote IP to connect to your Amazon RDS MySQL Instance

November 8, 2018

How to whitelist a particular IP and allow it to connect to your RDS database. What This Is About By default, if you create an Amazon RDS…