Remote Backup

  • Client: Company of the Public Services sector
  • Information:Remote Backup with Amazon AWS S3 Remote Storage

Scope: Perform routine backups of databases and files in remote storage while maintaining the encryption of communication and management of jobs.

Description: The Backup Server Bacula software was used.

A virtual machine was created to act as Client and Storage Manager. Access to the data was possible by sharing the smbfs protocol since the servers are Microsoft Windows.

The jobs applied are: Incremental daily, Differential every fifteen days and a full once a month.

Storage is done on Amazon AWS S3 which has low cost and retention policy.

Conclusion: The objectives have been successfully achieved because the solution can provide secure external storage and avoid the need to handle physical media or cost with local storage.