Now you can store website & database backups to your Dropbox & Google Drive accounts.

Features


With the easy-to-use dashboard, you can schedule backups of your websites, databases and cloud servers on DigitalOcean, Amazon Web Services, Vultr, Linode and OVH.

Backups

BackupSheep works with many cloud server providers, websites (FTP/sFTP) and databases.


Cloud Servers

You can schedule backups for cloud servers hosted on DigitalOcean, Amazon Web Services, Vultr, Linode, OVH EU and OVH CA cloud. We use APIs to generate a snapshot of servers and snapshots are stored on-site with hosting provider.

Volumes

Most of the cloud hosting providers offer storage volumes which you can attach to your server. With BackupSheep you can create backups of additional storage volumes as well. Snapshots of storage volumes are stored on-site with hosting provider.

Websites

You can backup any FTP or sFTP server. Backup whole directory or any combination files and folders. With 24x7 access to your backups, you can download individual files or complete backup as the .zip file. Website backups are stored off-site (within Canada) on OpenStack Swift with triple replication and 100% file durability.

Databases

Backup any MySQL and PostgreSQL databases. You can include the whole database or specific tables for backup. Database backups are stored off-site (within Canada) on OpenStack Swift with triple replication and 100% file durability.

Scheduling

With easy-to-use and configurable scheduling you have total control over your backups.


Crontab

Configure your backups to run at regular intervals or at specific time. Intervals can be set as a number of minutes, hours or days. You can set interval as low as every 1 minute using crontab syntax.

Bring Your Own Storage

You can store your website and database backups directly to your Dropbox, Google Drive, Box, AWS S3 and Google Cloud Storage. You have the flexibility to customize storage backend on each backup schedule. Learn More.

Timezone

With time zone support, you can configure backups to run in different timezones. Every crontab type schedule you create can have its own distinct timezone.

Retention

Customizable backup retention policy based on your needs. You may choose to keep all or any number of backups you want. The backup retention policy can be customized on each schedule.

Multi-Schedule

With multiple schedules support you can create multiple backup schedules for your critical data. There's no limit on how many schedules you can attach to a cloud server, website or database.

Dashboard

Create up to a minute backups from one clean dashboard.


Easy-To-Use UI

Backup all your cloud servers, websites, and databases, irrespective of the hosting provider using easy-to-use and configurable scheduling, in one clean dashboard.

1-click Download

You access your website and database backups anytime and anywhere. Backups are available as zipped files for easy migration. You can also browse through individual files and download the ones you need.

On-Demand

Create instant backups of cloud servers, websites, and databases from mobile, tablets or desktop devices. You can create unlimited number of on-demand backups.

Security

Use of highly durable storage infrastructure designed for mission-critical and primary data storage to ensures your data is protected, secure and always available. Add an extra layer of security with our two-factor authentication process.

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Pricing


All prices are in Canadian dollars. No credit card required. Each plan comes with risk-free 30 days trial and Developer plan is forever free!

Developer


free


Forever free
No credit card required
Single-factor authentication
On-demand backups
Upto 5 backup schedules
Upto a minute schedules
Unlimited cloud servers
Unlimited websites (FTP/sFTP)
Unlimited databases (MySQL & PostgreSQL)
Unlimited storage for cloud servers
5GB for website & database backups
extra storage not available
OR
Bring your own storage by connecting your
Dropbox and Google Drive accounts

Supported Cloud Servers
DigitalOcean
Vultr
OVH
Linode
AWS


Get started

Professional


CAD $ 5


30 days free trial
No credit card required
Two-factor authentication
On-demand backups
Upto 10 backup schedules
Upto a minute schedules
Unlimited cloud servers
Unlimited websites (FTP/sFTP)
Unlimited databases (MySQL & PostgreSQL)
Unlimited storage for cloud servers
50GB for website & database backups
extra storage $0.015/month/GB
OR
Bring your own storage by connecting your
Dropbox and Google Drive accounts

Supported Cloud Servers
DigitalOcean
Vultr
OVH
Linode
AWS


Get started

SysAdmin


CAD $ 10


30 days free trial
No credit card required
Two-factor authentication
On-demand backups
Unlimited backup schedules
Up-to a minute schedules
Unlimited cloud servers
Unlimited websites (FTP/sFTP)
Unlimited databases (MySQL & PostgreSQL)
Unlimited storage for cloud servers
100GB for website & database backups
extra storage $0.015/month/GB
OR
Bring your own storage by connecting your
Dropbox and Google Drive accounts

Supported Cloud Servers
DigitalOcean
Vultr
OVH
Linode
AWS


Get started

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Questions

Frequently Asked Questions


Got a question? We've got answers. If you have some other questions, see our help desk.

Which cloud hosting providers are supported?

BackupSheep works with DigitalOcean, AWS, Vultr, Linode and OVH Cloud. For websites, we support FTP and sFTP connections. For database backups we support MySQL & PostgreSQL database.

Where's cloud server backup stored?

We simply call backup APIs of your cloud hosting provider on your behalf. So backups are stored on-site with hosting provider. Some cloud hosting providers may charge you for storage used by your server backups.

Do I need to give root access to my server?

No. You just have to connect your cloud hosting account and then select server(s) you want to link with BackupSheep. You can then create backup schedules for your cloud servers and you can always create unlimited
on-demand backups right from our dashboard.

Where's website backup stored?

Website backups are stored within Canada on OpenStack Swift with triple replication and 100% file durability. We store uncompressed and a compressed (.zip) backup of your website on each backup run. All plan comes with cloud storage which you can use for website backups.

What's bring your own storage?

By default you can use storage included in your plan and if you go over plan limit then you pay only $0.015/month/GB for any extra storage used. However, you can connect your Dropbox and Google Drive accounts to store your website and database backups. You can connect multiple accounts and store unlimited backups.

Can I try BackupSheep for free?

Of course! Our Developer plan is free forever. There is no credit card required; you get access to all our great features; and if you choose to upgrade to a paid plan, you can keep all of your data too!

How many cloud server backups I can create?

Cloud server backups are stored on-site with hosting provider. So you can create as many backups you want of any of your cloud server or volume.

What payment services do you support?

We accept all major credit cards and PayPal.

Other questions?

We're always available support@backupsheep.com or visit our help desk