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Improved Support for Vultr Database Backups

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Improved Support for Vultr Database Backups

We're excited to announce an enhancement to our Vultr managed database backup support at SimpleBackups. While Vultr database backups have…

Docker Postgres Backup/Restore Guide (with examples)

Docker Postgres Backup/Restore Guide (with examples)

February 18, 2021

Docker is an open-source platform that uses containers. Developers use it to create, deploy, and run different applications. The tool works…

Docker Container Backup/Restore Guide

Docker Container Backup/Restore Guide

February 17, 2021

Multiple languages, frameworks, architecture, and disjointed interfaces between the tools for each lifecycle stage of a product creates…

How to automate DigitalOcean Server and Volume Snapshots
How to automate DigitalOcean Server and Volume Snapshots

How to automate DigitalOcean Server and Volume Snapshots

February 14, 2021

The following guide will help you, step by step, automate your DigitalOcean droplet and volume snapshots. The steps are very easy and will…

How to automate Hetzner Server Snapshots
How to automate Hetzner Server Snapshots

How to automate Hetzner Server Snapshots

February 14, 2021

Hetzner is one of the leading cloud providers. The following guide will help you, step by step, automate your Hetzner server snapshots…

How to automate UpCloud Storage Backups
How to automate UpCloud Storage Backups

How to automate UpCloud Storage Backups

February 14, 2021

UpCloud is one of the leading cloud providers. The following guide will help you, step by step, automate your UpCloud storage snapshots. The…

Automated server & database backups to Filebase with SimpleBackups

Automated server & database backups to Filebase with SimpleBackups

February 3, 2021

We've now been working for quite sometime with Filebase , but today, with the release of Filebase 2.0 we wanted to highlight this awesome…

Backups vs Snapshots: Differences and Examples

Backups vs Snapshots: Differences and Examples

January 20, 2021

Last Update: April 29, 2022 Data storage security is as important as ever, no matter what industry you are a part of. Unfortunately, too…

The Complete mongodump Guide (with examples)

The Complete mongodump Guide (with examples)

December 22, 2023

There have been a whole host of tools that have been built to make the process of maintaining databases easier. Using these powerful tools…

The Complete mysqldump Guide (with examples)

The Complete mysqldump Guide (with examples)

October 18, 2023

There are many database solutions out there, but MySQL is one of the most popular. Using MySQL is vital to keeping these databases secure…