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Ubuntu Backup Partnership

Ubuntu BackupUbuntu is a free, open source Linux operating system based on the popular Debian distribution. It was designed with a focus on usability and ease of installation and has become very popular as a linux alternative for desktops. Unarguably the fasting growing Linux distribution in the world, Ubuntu has over 10 million users and continues to gain market-share. Support for Ubuntu is provided by Canonical, who provides releases every six months with a commitment to security updates for 18 months for every release.

Arkeia Software provides packages specifically designed for Ubuntu distributions, both 32-bit and 64-bit architectures, along with specialized agents for the protection of applications and databases running on Ubuntu, such as Oracle, MySQL, PostgreSQL, and LDAP. Ubuntu is also a supported platform for Arkeia Network Backup Disaster Recovery for Linux, which enables bare-metal restores of entire systems.

Arkeia Network Backup: Enterprise Edition for Ubuntu

Arkeia Software provides a fully-licensed, free version of Arkeia Network Backup that is available in the Ubuntu LTS (Long-Term Support) software repository. With a few clicks from within the GUI, or just a simple command using the 'apt-get' utility, Ubuntu users can quickly deploy a fully-featured backup server. Arkeia Network Backup: Enterprise Edition for Ubuntu offers an advanced network backup solution with the ease-of-use and deployment that Ubuntu users are accustomed to.

What's Included in Arkeia Network Backup: Enterprise Edition for Ubuntu

  • Arkeia Network Backup Server for Ubuntu LTS
  • 2 Client Agents supporting any Linux machine and Windows or Mac workstations and desktops, as well as BSD computers
  • 1 Drive license for disk-based (up to 250GB) or tape backups
  • Online support with our knowledgebase and wiki

To get started, install Arkeia backup solution as described in the installation video demonstration and register to get your free perpetual license.

Arkeia and Open Source

Arkeia Software was the first professional network backup solution for Linux and has supported the open source community since 1999. Today, Arkeia continues to provide the deepest and broadest support for Linux and open source with more than 100 platforms supported. Arkeia acknowledges the work of thousands of Linux users who have donated their time and expertise towards the goal of making Linux and open source software a viable alternative.

Lean more about Arkeia's open source solutions.

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