Website and Database Backup

Full Website Backup for all servers with FTP access - Independent & Safe

IDS Hosting Website BackUp is a full FTP & SFTP Automated Backup facility to easily and continuously backup your entire website & databases.

The website & DB backup process is a simple one:
  • Select, Register & Purchase your BackUp facility
  • Access the BackUp facility via IDS client area, direct link or via cPanel.
  • Link to your account, select folders & databases to backup
  • Configure your backup preferences, frequency, timing ....
  • Do a on demand backup to start or just leave and get an email after each auto back.

Simple, Automated, Risk free and Secure ... highly recommended.

Website Backup
5GB

R35/month

Backup your Website files and databases easily and automatically. Download all or some files or restore back to source.

Website Backup
10GB

R60/month

Backup your Website files and databases, be safe rather than sorry, have the capacity to roll back and restore your investment.

Website Backup
30GB

R165/month

Safe & Secure

Website Backup
60GB

R330/month

Easy to set up.

Website Backup
100GB

R500/month

Fully Automated

Website Backup
200GB

R1000/month

Peace of Mind
Adding your Files and Databases
  • Once logged into your BackUp admin area from the IDS client area, under Services Menu OR.
  • accessing your backup facility directly: http://backup.idshosting.co.za.
  • Select the required backup: Files or Data Base.
  • Enter your FTP access codes or DB connection access codes, received by your hosting company.
  • IDS Hosting sends this info in an emailsl entitled: New Account Information or WELCOME.
  • We recommend testing the access codes by manually accessing your cPanel or relevant subscribed server control panel.to make sure they are correct.
  • Enter the username & password & host name, IP can also be used here.
  • Check with your hosting company or find the correct settings in the 'welcome' email.
  • Set up the backup configuration, this can be edited later as well.
  • Access to the backup facility after you have subscribed to the backup product can be done via your cPanel as well (in progress)
Technical Details
  • All backups are stored on Amazon Web Services
  • Entry level Website BackUp is 5GB and can be upgraded to 200GB, purchased on a monthly through to an annual bases.
  • Information is encrypted and can be compressed up to 80% (content dependent)
  • WEBSITE FILES BACKUP OPTIONS:
  • Website data can be conveyed to the backup server in various ways, such as:
  • FTP, SFTP, RSYNCE - over SSH and RSYNC - Daemon mode
  • Unsure then use FTP on port 21.
  • Host name, username & password is required. IP for connection while listing on the firewall is supplied if required.
  • Once connected File listing will be seen, folders to be backed can be selected or all folders can be selected.
  • Website is usually on one of these folders, the public folder (some named: public_html) for website backup files is all that’s required.
  • File exclusion list can be added to exclude various types of files, such as cache, logs, temp etc.
  • Backup retentions options: 1,3,7, 14 21 30.
  • Backup frequency options: 1/dy, once/wk, twice/wk, once/mnth, twice/mnth, on demand.
  • Start times: every 30 minutes for 24 hours.
  • Time zone: All zones.
  • Each backup profile can get a personalised name for easy recognition.
  • DATA BASE BACKUP OPTIONS:
  • Data Bases that can be backup up:
  • MYSQL, PostgreSQL, Microsoft SQL, MongoDB.
  • Connection data required: Host name, DB name, DB user, DB password.
  • IP supplied for remote DB connection.
  • Data Base retentions options: 1,3,7, 14 21 30.
  • Data Base backup frequency options: 1/dy, once/wk, twice/wk, once/mnth, twice/mnth, on demand.
  • Start times: every 30 minutes for 24 hours.
  • Time zone: All zones.
  • Each DB backup profile can get a personalised name for easy recognition.
  • POST BACK UP OPTIONS
  • Edit connection
  • Edit schedule
  • Backup history
  • Download files/DB
  • Restore files / DB
  • Initiate backup
  • Delete
  • OTHER FACILITIES
  • Website blacklist monitor
  • Website uptime monitor
Back up Dashboard

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