Synoptek DraaS Online Backup Technical Features

Synoptek DraaS™ client and server backup applications perform together to achieve the ultimate data protection solution.

Microsoft Exchange Server Backup

 

A plugin for the backup of a Microsoft Exchange Server database is standard in the Synoptek DraaS™ Client Software.

 

Hot backup
A MS Exchange Server is continuously operational. Therefore Synoptek DraaS™ can backup the Exchange database without interrupting business operations; even during the backup window.

 

MS Exchange Server API
The Synoptek DraaS™ Client software uses MS Exchange Server API. This makes the backup more reliable than the 'open file' type of backup.

 

Automatic backup by schedule
Synoptek DraaS™ acknowledges the need of a daily backup of the changes made in the MS Exchange Server database. The Client Software is capable of making an ‘incremental’ backup, so only the new email and calendar items are backed up.

 

Folder level backup
Next to the full MS Exchange Server backup, the client software also includes a plugin for the MS Exchange Server backup on folder level. This plugin is designed to facilitate an easy backup and fast restore of individual mailboxes, contacts, calendars etc.

 

Applicability
Synoptek DraaS™ Online Backup is currently available for MS Exchange Server 2000, 2003, and 2007.

SQL Server Backup

 

A plugin for the backup of Microsoft SQL Server databases is standard in the Synoptek DraaS™ Client Software.

 

Hot backup
An MS SQL Server database server is continuously operational. Therefore Synoptek DraaS™ can backup the MS SQL Server database without interrupting business operations, even during the backup window.

 

MS SQL Server API
The Synoptek DraaS™ Client software uses MS SQL Server API. This makes the backup more reliable than the 'open file' type of backup.

 

Automatic backup by schedule
Synoptek DraaS™ acknowledges the need of a daily backup of the MS SQL Server database. The software is capable of making an incremental daily backup, so only the newly created records in the database are backed up.

 

Applicability
Synoptek DraaS™ Online Backup is available for both MS SQL Server 2000, 2005 and 2008.

 

A plug-in to make backups of MySQL databases is included in the Synoptek DraaS™ Client Software for Linux and Mac OS-X

 

Hot backup
A MySQL database server is continuously operational. Therefore, Synoptek DraaS™ can backup the MySQL database without interrupting business operations, even during the backup window.

 

Backups on table level
Synoptek DraaS™ Client Software is able to make backups up to table level. Therefore, system administrators are able to make selections of specific tables that contain important information. As a result data recovery can be performed faster and more focused.

 

Automatic backup schedule
Synoptek DraaS™ acknowledges the need of a daily backup of the changes made in the MySQL database. Synoptek DraaS™ Client Software is able to make ‘incremental’ backups, so only the new records are backed up from the database.

 

Availability
Synoptek Online Backup is available for MySQL version 5.0 and higher.

Backups of Open Files

 

Synoptek DraaS™ is capable of backing up open files. Leveraging Microsoft's latest Volume Shadow-Copy Service (VSS) framework, you do not have to shut down any applications during the backup process. So e.g. your Word/Excel documents and even your Outlook files are backed up, even when they are in use.

Exchange Server protection

An Easier, More Reliable Way to Manage Exchange

Exchange mishaps come in all sizes – from an accidentally deleted file to a full server failure. Synoptek DraaS makes it easy for you to handle any Exchange recovery problem with the confidence of knowing your restore will work.

Open & Search Any Exchange Data Store (EDB)

  • Open & search content directly from any un-mounted EDB. Search by field & keyword within: Mailboxes, Messages, Calendars, Tasks, Notes & Folders. Or just browse for an item.

Restore Exchange Items

  • Restore results to the original location or a recovery folder — even export them to a PST for portability (takes seconds). Browse or search the EDB or a specific mailbox to locate items (messages, tasks, calendars), then perform a restore (partial or full mailbox restores) with ease.

Open, Repair & Mount Corrupted EDB Files

  • Synoptek DraaS heals corrupt — and traditionally useless — EDBs, allowing you to mount with zero or minimal data loss (depending on the type of corruption). You can even roll the log files associated with the EDB.

Near-zero recovery time objective (RTO)

  • Synoptek DraaS's Live Recovery feature priority-queues needed documents for fast recovery – your users will be back to productivity fast – they may notice no interruption at all.

Perform granular recovery on an Exchange mailbox

  • Synoptek DraaS 5 provides a granular level backup and recovery of individual mailboxes or even a single email.

Implement cloud-based backup

  • Synoptek DraaS can implement a cloud-based Exchange backup. Eliminate the need for dedicated, costly hardware and reliance on unwieldy tape media.

Reduce administrative costs

  • Begin protecting your Exchange Server in minutes with a simple smart agent install. Easily back up and recover Exchange components – no knowledge of Exchange internals or backup and recovery schemes needed by the admin.

Scale Easily

  • Synoptek DraaS scales with your business. It ensures that important Exchange server databases and email files are backed up safely and easily accessible. It supports Database Availability Group (DAG), single copy clusters and cluster continuous replication.

MS Exchange Email Recovery Software

With Synoptek DraaS Microsoft Exchange and Outlook Email Recovery is a snap. Our deleted email recovery software makes the process of restoring your corrupted or deleted emails easy and fast. The software features an Outlook style interface and works with the most popular platforms for saving emails such as Microsoft Outlook, Outlook Express, and Microsoft Exchange Server 2007 and 2010.

Synoptek DraaS can restore any item in an un-mounted Exchange datastore including individual emails, tasks, calendar items and to-do’s. Making an Exchange backup easy. Recover emails from Microsoft DPM recovery points as well. Synoptek DraaS enables you to rapidly restore these items directly to an Outlook PST file and/or directly back to a live Exchange Server or an individual email inbox.

Easily Search across multiple EDBs and public folders for any objects to restore. Open a corrupt EDB and filter the database for the good messages to restore back to a PST file or the live email server.

One Button Export to PST: If you have an archived EDB datastore you can easily output each individual user’s files to individual PSTs.

Synoptek DraaS Exchange & Outlook Deleted Email Recovery Software Features

  • Message level recovery without "brick-level" backups
  • Free single-message restore utility available
  • Advanced e-mail discovery capabilities across multiple Exchange data stores
  • Supports Microsoft® DPM 2007 and 2010 delivering message level recoveries directly from DPM recovery points
  • Sample EDBs ship with MailRetriever for easy testing
  • Supports large EDBs management > 200 GB
  • Supports Exchange 2007 and Exchange 2010 platforms with its fast transaction log. MailRetriever replays outstanding log files before the EDB is open bringing the database to a consistent state before opening
  • Restores Public folders and individual messages
  • Restores e-mails to live or alternate Exchange servers
  • EDB to PST exports, automatically creates an individual PST for each mailbox
  • Migrate mailboxes from Exchange 2007 and Exchange 2010 across domains
  • Optionally restores "deleted" items
  • Differential restores for fast mailbox synchronizations between point-in-time recovery point and a live server
  • Corruption detection capabilities including fix "dirty shutdown" feature
  • Restore any e-mail object, mailbox, message, calendar, task, notes
  • E-mail and Phone support available directly with our Exchange experts
  • Quick search across EDBs or individual mailboxes
  • Rolls all outstanding logs before opening the off-line EDB reducing data loss
  • E-mail discovery and recovery that spans multiple EDBs
  • Replays outstanding log files before the EDB is open bringing the database to a consistent state before opening
  • Export entire EDB into a set of PST files one per mailbox with a simple click

SQL Server protection

An Easier, More Reliable Way to Manage SQL Server

SQL Server mishaps come in all sizes – from an accidentally deleted file to a full server failure. Synoptek DraaS makes it easy for you to handle any SQL Server recovery problem with the confidence of knowing your restore will work.

Advanced disk-based snapshots and high speed backups

  • Eliminates backup windows and maintain uninterrupted user access to SQL Server applications.

Perform granular recovery on an SQL Server database

  • Synoptek DraaS provides a data –level granular recovery without having to recover the whole server – all accessible from a single backup pass.

Automatic recoverability testing of every backup

  • Ensures that SQL application backups will be fully recoverable. If the backup is corrupted, Synoptek DraaS notifies you immediately so you can correct the problem without delay.

Implement cloud-based backup

  • Synoptek DraaS can implement a cloud-based SQL Server backup and eliminate the need for dedicated, costly hardware and reliance on unwieldy tape media.

Reduce administrative costs

  • Begin protecting your SQL Server in minutes with a simple smart agent install. Easily back up and recover SQL Server components – no knowledge of SQL Server internals or backup and recovery schemes needed by the admin.

Near-zero recovery time objective (RTO)

  • Synoptek DraaS's Live Recovery feature priority-queues needed documents for fast recovery – your users will be back to productivity fast – they may notice no interruption at all.

Scale Easily

  • Synoptek DraaS scales with your business. It ensures that important SQL Server databases and are backed up safely and easily accessible.

SharePoint Server protection

Powerful Data Protection for Microsoft SharePoint

SharePoint has become a key way to share ideas and expertise and to collaborate in the development of new information. With all your users depending on this rapidly changing information, it is imperative that you back up SharePoint frequently – and be able to fully recover quickly – in the event that disaster strikes. Synoptek DraaS answers your needs with advanced data protection for your SharePoint application, part of a comprehensive backup, recovery and replication solution.

Perform Granular Recovery from a SharePoint Instance

  • Provide granular level backup and recovery of individual folders, documents or even a single object, avoiding the use of the SharePoint recovery farm or rebuilding your entire production database.

Maintain Virtual Stand-by

  • Synoptek DraaS can be used to create and automatically maintain an up-to-date clone of your production SharePoint machine that can be turned on in seconds if the primary machine fails.

Automatic Testing and Verification of Backups

  • Synoptek DraaS not only captures dependent files and objects, but it also tests your backup to determine it is 100% recoverable. Synoptek DraaS can also notify you if the testing fails, giving you another opportunity to back up your critical application before disaster strikes.

Reduce Administrative Costs

  • Synoptek DraaS SharePoint Agent can be deployed on a SharePoint Server in only minutes, can be managed from web-based Central Management Console, and allows administrators to back up and recover SharePoint (files, lists) components without needing a deep knowledge of SharePoint internals or backup and recovery schemes.

No Impact to Server Performance

  • Synoptek DraaS hot backups don’t require taking a server offline, nor do they slow it down, minimizing the impact on your system.