Dropbox is a popular cloud file storage platform. Unlike an Internet hosting service where you can have a site that's accessible online by entering a domain name, Dropbox enables you to store files, that you can access through their app using a personal computer or a smart phone. The files aren't executed, so an html file shall be listed and not presented as an actual web page. The service enables you to access your information from any location provided that you log in with the correct credentials. Since the company allows third-party firms to use their API, we have taken advantage of this service and we present you with the opportunity to create regular automatic backups of the information you have on our end to a Dropbox account provided that you have enough space. This shall incorporate one more level of security for your websites as you shall always have a copy of any information that you could require and if the app is installed on your computer, a copy shall be available not just on their web servers, but also within a folder on your end.
Dropbox Backups in Hosting
If you choose to make the most of our Dropbox backup service and you've got a hosting
account, you'll be able to enable this option with one or two mouse clicks in your Hepsia CP and our system will start making backups the same day. Depending on the disk space quota of your Dropbox account and how much content you have on our hosting servers, you can select the number of different backups that'll be created, ranging from three to fourteen. You may also decide if backups shall be created just of the Internet site files or of the databases as well and Hepsia will allow you to enable this option for each Internet site or database separately, to ensure you can back up only the content that you actually need. Allowing the service is quite simple and all it takes is to add your Dropbox account in the corresponding section of Hepsia. You may even include several accounts and removing one that you no longer want to use takes simply a mouse click. You'll be able to use this service along with our regular backups that are generated four times a day and include all your files and databases.
Dropbox Backups in Semi-dedicated Servers
You can easily take advantage of the Dropbox backups with each semi-dedicated servers services
that we offer and linking the two accounts is quite simple. Our innovative Hepsia hosting Control Panel will permit you to customize the process, so you will be able to decide how many copies of your content shall be kept on the Dropbox servers and if everything shall be backed up or just certain sites and databases. Either option can be modified anytime and the maximum daily backups that you can have at one time is fourteen as long as you have sufficient free space on their end. This function is incredibly useful in case you'd like to have a copy of your sites on your PC simply because the synchronization with the Dropbox servers is automatic and you'll not have to download anything by hand. We also generate backups four times each day of all your data and this feature only adds more security to any valuable info that you have within your semi-dedicated server account.
Dropbox Backups in VPS Servers
All VPS server
accounts that are set up with our sophisticated Hepsia Control Panel come with the Dropbox backup feature by default, therefore if you wish to take advantage of this function, you simply have to link the 2 accounts with several clicks and our system will start making copies of your content each day. You will be able to pick what will be backed up - certain domain folders and databases or the whole data, as well as how many copies shall be saved on the Dropbox service - from 3 to 14. These options depend on the size of the websites on the VPS and the free space that you have with Dropbox and they could be altered anytime, supplying you with a lot more flexibility. The function could be disabled with just a mouse click in the respective section of Hepsia if you no longer need to use your Dropbox account for backups. We also provide a standard backup of your information with the Managed Services upgrade, which incorporates a variety of other administration services.
Dropbox Backups in Dedicated Servers
All dedicated servers
which are set up with our Hepsia hosting Control Panel incorporate the Dropbox backup function by default, consequently if you would like to employ this service, you simply have to link the server to your account from the Dropbox section inside Hepsia. The user-friendly interface will enable you to select the sites which will be backed up if you do not need the whole content that you have on the server or you simply don't have a lot of free space within your Dropbox account. You'll be able to also pick how many copies of the everyday backups shall be saved, hence if you select the maximum number of 14, for example, you'll have a copy of your files and databases for every single day of the past two weeks. Both options could be edited whenever you want in the event that you change your mind in regards to the content of the number of backups that you need. You can also disconnect the Dropbox account effortlessly if you don't want to use it or if you want to use the backup service that's a part of our Managed services upgrade along with other handy server management tasks which our system administrators can perform for you.