Backup and Disaster Recovery

April 01, 2020

Nivek Group has partnered with Backup Solutions Provider, Carbonite. 

Nivek Group

About Carbonite

Carbonite, is an OpenText company, offers all the tools necessary for protecting data from the most common forms of data loss, including ransomware, accidental deletions, hardware failures and natural disasters. From automated computer backup to comprehensive protection for physical and virtual server environments, Carbonite ensures the accessibility and resiliency of data for any system.

What is Carbonite

Carbonite® began in 2005 as the answer to the question: “Why can’t there be an easy and affordable way to back up files online?” Founded as a company serving primarily homes and small business users, Carbonite now protects data for more than 1.1 million customers and organizations.

In 2016 and 2017, Carbonite acquired EVault and Double-Take Software, expanding Carbonite’s data protection portfolio and providing enterprise-grade solutions. In 2019, Carbonite acquired Webroot, which created comprehensive approach to endpoint protection through cloud-based cybersecurity, paired with cloud-based backup and recovery.

Carbonite was acquired by OpenText, a global leader in Enterprise Information Management, in 2019. Together, they are a market leader in cyber resilience, offering total endpoint protection and disaster recovery for any sized business.

Who is Carbonite

Carbonite is built on four pillars—power, simplicity, value and security. This approach has served them well, since their startup stage to their current status as an OpenText company that is a leader in cloud-based data protection for businesses.

They offer robust technology solutions for complicated problems, but they make sure our offerings are easy to use for individuals, small businesses and enterprises alike.

They provide more for the money, including award-winning, world-class customer support.

Carbonite Safe Server Backup

For the many types of data in your organization, Carbonite Safe server backup helps protect them all. Protect your physical and virtual servers with comprehensive solutions that can be custom-fit to any business. Backup and recovery that keeps data secure, minimizes downtime and protects company operations. Recover from the point in time before disaster struck.

What it does

Carbonite Safe® server backup can recover anything from a single file to an entire system with the click of a button. So whether you don’t have an IT department or you are the IT department, you can rest easy knowing the data that powers your business is safe.

      • Hybrid backup protects data onsite and in the cloud.
      • Granular and full system protection, including image backup.
      • Protect data and files while they’re in use.
      • Restore a full server to new or existing hardware in a few steps.
      • Protect and restore Hyper-V VMs to any local or virtual machine.
      • Back up Exchange Online emails, calendars and user data.
      • Create and manage policies by group, role, device or any criteria you choose.

How it Works

      • Nivek Group will download the Carbonite Safe server backup software and install it on each server that needs protection.
      • The software automatically backs up data to the Carbonite cloud.
      • Nivek Group is able to schedule the backup intervals and the time frame of the data rentention.
      • In the event of the Data Recovery or Disaster Recovery, Nivek Group can choose to recover files, folders or a full system.

Server backup that delivers

Protection

      • Protect and recover anything, from files to a full system.
      • Back up data from applications while people are using them.
      • Choose local and cloud backup targets with separate retention policies.

Performance

      • Recover systems with minimal intervention.
      • Choose from either a local or cloud backup.
      • Restore to new hardware just like it was on previous hardware.

Carbonite Server

For the many types of data in your organization, Carbonite Safe server backup helps protect them all. Protect your physical and virtual servers with comprehensive solutions that can be custom-fit to any business. Backup and recovery that keeps data secure, minimizes downtime and protects company operations. Recover from the point in time before disaster struck.

Complete data protection for servers

Carbonite Server securely replicates data to a local backup server while securing a second copy in the cloud.  With optional integrated hardware and cloud failover for critical systems, Carbonite Server provides reliable data protection.

      • Fully integrated cloud component reduces additional costs and provides a single-vendor experience.
      • Restore current or historical data from the cloud or a local appliance.
      • Ensure protection for critical systems with optional push-button cloud failover.

How it Works

      • The local backup server connects to the host and takes a backup of the selected systems.
      • The backed-up data is compressed, reducing the data footprint, minimizing the impact on the network and accelerating uploads to the cloud—since less data needs to be transferred.
      • Once seeded, the server performs incremental backups, recording only changes.
      • The backup server updates on a set schedule, while sending changes securely on a separate schedule to the cloud.

Key features

      • Secure local and cloud backup with optional integrated hardware—all from one vendor
      • Optional cloud failover with push-button failback for critical systems
      • Granular recovery (files, folders, Exchange, SharePoint, SQL, Active Directory, Oracle DB)
      • Forever incremental backups with flexible retention options—up to seven years
      • Expansive platform support—over 200 OS versions, applications and platforms​
      • Transmitted data is compressed and encrypted (AES 256-bit in-flight and at rest)