Amazon S3 backup software is a client solution providing automatic data backup to Amazon S3 cloud. Handy Backup contains the dedicated S3 cloud backup plug-in allowing using it as the Amazon S3 backup client or to access other S3-based services. It is a fast, secure and convenient solution.
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Besides serving a fully functional Amazon S3 backup software, Handy Backup has a couple of crucial advantages for working with this cloud in automatic mode, making it a perfect tool for Windows backup to Amazon S3:
The Amazon S3 backup plug-in turns Handy Backup to Amazon S3 backup client software with some additional functions and options for Amazon Web Services (AWS). Let us show some of these options.
Handy Backup can automatically transfer data between S3 cloud storage on AWS and other storages, including local and online media such as:
Amazon S3 is not cheap storage, and its users are often professionals or business-level customers. For these users, auto backup of server-level data to Amazon S3 can be very useful, including such data supported by Handy Backup as:
Handy Backup allows restoring backup content to any different place than an original backup location. This is a usable way for automatic replicating, mirroring or just sending content from Amazon S3 cloud backup to any other location you want:
Note: Handy Backup does not require any third-party solution, utility or Web bridge service to serve as S3 cloud backup software. It performs all operations directly via the Amazon S3 API.
Handy Backup has a dedicated plug-in S3 Cloud (here “S3” means “Simple Storage Service”), connecting to almost any S3-driven service for using it to backup, recovery, synchronization or data storage. If you are an S3 cloud service provider, you can use Handy Backup for system integration and built-in backup. Request partnership
It is a quite simple task. Just open Handy Backup, call a new task wizard and on Step 2, open the “Cloud ” list on the left panel. You will see Amazon S3 and S3 Cloud options as parts of this list:
Click on the Amazon S3 option. When you see the "Create a connection..." string, click on it again, and in the new dialog window provide connection parameters to your Amazon S3 account:
After successful connection, return to Step 2 and select those data you will plan to backup from Amazon S3 account. Next, continue creating a backup task according to the User Manual, setting such parameters as Amazon S3 incremental backup, encrypting and scheduling or other, if you need it.
For utilizing AWS as Amazon S3 cloud backup storage functions, please use the Amazon S3 plug-in on Step 3 instead of the Step 2 of task creation. Just select this storage from a list on the left panel.
Note: You may need to establish connection to your AWS storage account, as it described before.
In this video, we will show you how to create backup on Amazon S3 using the S3 plugin.