Hourly and daily DigitalOcean backups for happy developers.

Create daily and hourly DigitalOcean backups. Store them where you want, and recover them with ease at a fraction of the cost.

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"Does anyone know how to back up DigitalOcean daily?"

- Said by too many developers

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DigitalOcean Droplet Snapshot

Droplet Snapshots

No schedule constraint.
Daily, hourly and even down to the minute DigitalOcean Droplet Snapshots.

DigitalOcean Volume Snapshot

Volume Snapshots

No schedule constraint.
Daily, hourly and even down to the minute DigitalOcean Volume Snapshots.

DigitalOcean Spaces Snapshot

Spaces Replication

Replicate your DigitalOcean Spaces bucket on any other region or even provider.

Combined, for a full backup strategy:

Droplet & Volume Snapshot

Quickly restore an entire droplet or volume in case of an instance crash.

File & Database Backup

Quickly recover certain files or databases without having to restore an entire Snapshot.

Bucket Synchronization

Schedule bucket replication for files stored on DigitalOcean Spaces to another Spaces bucket or even other cloud storage like AWS S3.

Easy setup

Connect your DigitalOcean account easily, using OAuth authentication.
Select the resources you want to back up and you're done!

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Daily, hourly ... backups

Weekly DigitalOcean backups just don’t cut it.
With SimpleBackups, you’ll:

  • Schedule your backups down to 1 minute
  • Set a custom backup schedule (ex: every Friday at 2 AM CET)
  • Control your backup retention (ex: keep 30 backups)

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Droplets, Volumes and Spaces backups

If it’s hosted on DigitalOcean, SimpleBackups can back it up:

  • Automated Droplet Snapshots
  • Automated Volume Snapshots
  • Automated Spaces Bucket Replication

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Website and Database backups

If it’s hosted on DigitalOcean, SimpleBackups can back it up:

  • MySQL backups (including incremental backups)
  • PostgreSQL backups
  • MongoDB backups
  • File backups

... and store it on your preferred storage provider.

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The Best Alternative to DigitalOcean Backups

SimpleBackups vs DigitalOcean Backups

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Droplet Backup
Volume Backup
Spaces Replication
Website / File Backup
Database (MySQL, MongoDB, PostgreSQL) Backup
Incremental MySQL Backup
Centralized Dashboard
Backup ScheduleWeeklyDown to 1 minute (flexible)
CostMin 20% of server costFlat fee (starts for free)

Trusted by the DigitalOcean community

I did not want to install extra packages on my servers to do backups or sync to other cloud services (...). I tested SimpleBackups and ... bam it just works!

Chris Soriano- Clever Talks

We’ve been using SimpleBackups with great success! Support is incredible and the service helps us automate the backup process for our server infrastructure. Highly recommended!

Josh- PrimeDemand

Frequently Asked Questions

Why should I use SimpleBackups when DigitalOcean offers a backup solution?

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