Integrating S.O.S for Business into your systems and daily monitoring tasks is simple. The centralized management functions include remote deployment, reporting, and monitoring. All of these features are available from a single portal called the Dashboard.
Using the Dashboard to manage backups in your business is simple. From this single page, you'll have access to the following tools:
- Remote management
- Report scheduling and access
- Sub-account provisioning
- Server license provisioning
- GB usage
- Username and password creation for sub-accounts
As an IT manager, you are likely in charge of data protection and business continuity for multiple offices.
That's why S.O.S for Business includes a Dashboard for remote management and control. S.O.S for Business is a solution that empowers you to backup your entire business from a single location, because we know you can't be everywhere at once.
- Remote deployment: Use our MSI to deploy backups across your network, no matter where your offices, workstations, and servers are located.
- Remote monitoring: Our Dashboard allows you to monitor your backups from any web browser and any internet connection. View backup events behind any firewall (or no firewall at all).
- Remote account creation: Our Dashboard will enable your IT department to create online backup accounts for existing employees, new employees, and new devices. S.O.S for Business allows companies to create an unlimited number of online backup accounts.
S.O.S for Business allows anywhere-access to backup and account reporting for all of sub-accounts in your organization. After deploying online backup accounts remotely, your IT department will always have access to backup reporting by account.
- Report by account: S.O.S for Business' centralized management Dashboard gives access to backup reporting by account across an entire network. View successes, failures, time and date the backup occurred, as well as the number and size of files that have been backed up.
- Email reports: Schedule backup reports for your entire company to be emailed to you at a specified email address.
S.O.S for Business' comprehensive server backup software suite includes Bare Metal ImageCreator.
ImageCreator seamlessly generates bare metal images for all of your large server files and machines. These backups will be available for recovery on dissimilar hardware.
The complimentary feature to ImageCreator is ImageStream.
ImageStream sends your bare metal backups to the S.O.S cloud, where they are protected by military-grade encryption and bulletproof data center security.
S.O.S for Business's Bare Metal ImageCreator will backup the following servers and machines:
- Windows servers (2003, 2008, SBS 2003, SBS 2008)
- SQL servers (2005, 2008, and 2010)
- SharePoint servers (2008 and 2010)
- Exchange servers (Exchange 2000, Exchange 2003, Exchange 2008, and Exchange 2010)
- Full local machines - All operating systems, system state, program, and application files
- Transactionally consistent backups - Application aware backup synchronized to create bare metal backup images only when database transactions are complete.
S.O.S for Business's Exchange Backup and Granular Recovery gives IT departments the ability to perform full Exchange database backup and recovery. Restoration is flexible. Exchange server items can be restored onto the production Exchange Server and mailboxes can be restored directly from EDB files.
Exchange Backup and Granular Recovery are available for Exchange servers 2000, 2003, 2008, and 2010.
Data loss is most commonly caused by human error, specifically, deletion. S.O.S for Business provides granular restore capabilities. Restore mail, mail items, messages, contacts, public folders, attachments, calendar items and more. Electronic discovery is included in S.O.S for Business. Use this tool to search across mailboxes, and mail items and export restored items to a PST file.
A variety of flexible recovery options leverage the power of Exchange Granular Recovery. The administrator will not be forced to perform a full database and brick-level backup if it is not necessary. However, full Exchange database backup and recovery is available. Though if necessary, full Exchange database backup and recovery is available.
Server migration is fast and simple with S.O.S for Business' Exchange Backup and Granular Recovery - Simply copy mailbox items to the new server using the Mailbox Creation Wizard.
S.O.S for Business performs bare metal backup and recovery of Windows Servers. Use Bare Metal ImageCreator to generate the Windows Server bare metal backup and send it safely to the S.O.S cloud with Bare Metal ImageStream.
S.O.S for Business backs up and restores Windows Servers 2003, 2008, SBS 2003, and SBS 2008. Additionally, S.O.S for Business backs up and restores full local machines - all operating systems, system state, program, and application files.
Windows Server backups are stored safely in the S.O.S cloud. S.O.S has 11 military-grade data centers worldwide. All backups are protected by three-tiers of encryption: first locally, then in transit, and finally "at rest" in the data center.
Bare metal backup and recovery of SharePoint servers is fast, easy, and secure. S.O.S for Business's Bare Metal ImageCreator will create a base bare metal image file of the SharePoint server and continue to make incremental image files when changes are detected.
S.O.S for Business backs up and restores SharePoint servers 2008 and 2010. Use the Bare Metal ImageCreator tool to restore incremental bare metal images at any point in time, to dissimilar hardware. S.O.S does not limit the amount of time your backups are accessible.
SharePoint Server back ups are stored safely in the S.O.S cloud at one of our 11 military-grade data centers.
S.O.S for Business performs full bare metal backup and recovery for SQL servers. SQL databases often contain highly sensitive information that is constantly changing. In order to eliminate errors during the backup process, S.O.S for Busines'’s bare metal backup technology is transactionally consistent. Transactionally consistent bare metal backups are synchronized with the applications that are being backed up. Snapshots are only taken when database transactions are complete. This is in opposition from crash consistent backup, which does not ensure that applications are aware they are being backed up.
S.O.S for Business backs up SQL servers 2005, 2008, and 2010.
S.O.S ForeverSave, S.O.S Timeline Recovery, and unlimited versioning capabilities ensure that restorations are simple and complete. Files will be automatically and infinitely archived. Unlimited versions of files will be available with S.O.S Timeline Recovery. Unlike competitors, S.O.S does not limit the time in which you have access to data.
SQL server backups are stored safely in the S.O.S cloud at one of our 11 military-grade data centers.
Online Backup & Recovery Manager is specifically designed for server backup strategies. Online Backup & Recovery Manager is modeled after S.O.S Online Backup's award winning online backup software and is quick to get up and running.
Online Backup & Recovery Manager sends your bare metal images to the cloud securely. S.O.S for Business uses military-grade encryption to protect business data locally, in transit, and at rest in the data center.
Online Backup & Recovery Manager employs S.O.S Timeline Recovery, allowing the user to scroll through a simple calendar interface, back in time and restore any version of any bare metal backup file. S.O.S Timeline Recovery works in conjunction with S.O.S ForeverSave, ensuring that an unlimited number of file versions are available for recovery, and that all files are automatically and infinitely archived.
Once your bare metal backup is at rest in the data center, it will be available for restoration on dissimilar hardware, anywhere at any time. In storage, data will be protected by biometric credential requirements, 24/7 watch, and automatic geographic redundancy.
S.O.S Online Backup has applied its award winning technology to S.O.S for Business. One of the many benefits of these programs include is S.O.S ForeverSave. S.O.S ForeverSave automatically and infinitely archives your files and does not limit which backups are accessible for recovery. All backed up data will be available, forever.
S.O.S for Business is designed to protect your data forever and allow you to recover it at any time. The S.O.S Timeline Recovery calendar allows you to select a date in the past from which to recover data backup was performed will be instantly recoverable from that specific date.
Keep an unlimited version history of all of your files, including your bare metal backup images. Roll back your SQL databases to last year's backups if you wish. Use the S.O.S Timeline Recovery feature to go back to the date of your choosing and restore your backup from that date. S.O.S for Business provides this function in standard file and folder online backup and recovery.
S.O.S for Business packages are developed to sustain enterprise grade usage and demand, allowing businesses to backup up to 5000 PCs, workstations, and laptops. With S.O.S for Business businesses can manage all of these PCs with Dashboard and eliminate the need to juggle multiple accounts.
Because we do not limit S.O.S for Business clients to using a specific amount of cloud storage per PC, businesses are free to provision space throughout their organization as they please. This flexibility makes S.O.S for Business the most affordable way to backup your business.
S.O.S LiveProtect is S.O.S for Business' continuous data protection feature. With S.O.S LiveProtect as soon as a change is detected within a document, the new file version is sent to the cloud for secure storage. However, thanks to S.O.S ForeverSave, your previous file versions will still be available to you forever, accessible to you with S.O.S Timeline Recovery.
With the use of S.O.S for Business' local backup system, you can backup your important files with encryption to an external USB drive, a local network location, a USB stick, NAS, a tablet, or any other local medium for additional protection. S.O. for Business allows this flexibility for standard file and folder backup as well as bare metal backup.
With S.O.S for Business, you have the flexibility to schedule hourly, daily, weekly, or monthly backups. Choose the files, folders, servers and workstations that need to be backed up for these respective sessions. Instead of running constantly, taking up valuable CPU and RAM resources like other online backup systems, S.O.S runs when you schedule it and when a file change is detected, keeping you safe and optimizing PC performance.
For bare metal backups, we realize that CPU resources may be slim. S.O.S for Business allows you to choose your throttling and frequency of your incremental backups.
S.O.S for Business – Industrial Strength Cloud Backup
The S.O.S compression system only backs up the files you change. This means that only changed 1's and 0's are transferred.
On a 500MB database, the daily transfer can be as small as 5KB. The S.O.S for Business transfer system is enterprise grade, meaning that large file transfers are resumed at the KB of interruption and does not start at the beginning like most online backup systems.
S.O.S for Business's three-tiered security system provides enterprise level data security and privacy protection. The level of encryption used by S.O.S is frequently used by the US military and meets most government compliance requirements. S.O.S provides an additional password encryption option called UltraSafe. UltraSafe encrypts your data with a password that only you can ever access.
Data secured by S.O.S for Business goes through the following three-tiered encryption process:
For businesses concerned with geographic redundancy and specific redundancy requirements, S.O.S for Business uses 11 data centers worldwide. These data centers are located in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, Australia, and South Africa. By default, S.O.S for Business backs up to two redundant locations. Each of these data centers require biometric credentials for entry and are under watch 24/7. Should your business have specific redundancy requirements, S.O.S is happy to discuss these needs.
- Locally encrypted
- Encrypted in transit during upload
- Encrypted at rest in the data center
S.O.S for Business is compliant with many government regulations, allowing it to be used in a variety of industries. S.O.S for Business is compliant with:
Online Backup for law firms, doctors, dentists, opticians, Certified Public Accountants, restaurants, retail businesses, large enterprises, and SMBs is covered and compliant with S.O.S for Business.
- PCI (Payment Cart Industry)
- SAS 70 Type II (Sarbanes-Oxley)
- SSAE 16
- US EU SafeHarbor
Government offices, or businesses with government clients, often have individual compliance issues which dictate the countries in which data centers can be located. S.O.S has 11 data centers worldwide and data is geographically redundant. Businesses with specific redundancy requirements can rest easy. S.O.S for Business can accommodate these requests.
Android and iPhone/iPad backup and recovery applications are available at no additional cost with S.O.S for Business. These applications can be logged into with an existing account or sub-account for any of your organization's employees.
- Backup unlimited devices: Backup as many Android and iPhone devices as you have within your organization. S.O.S for Business does not limit the number of devices, only your GBs.
- Backup and recover and entire smartphone: S.O.S for Business allows you to backup and recover applications, contacts, photos, videos, and other media.
- Recover to any other device: Recovering and restoring data is simple with S.O.S Android and iPhone applications. It is simple to restore any file to any device, even a desktop.
S.O.S for Business' Android and iPhone applications enable you to access backups anywhere in the world. These native applications free you to preview, steam, or download your backed up data, regardless of file type.
• Access any file type: Download, stream, or view any piece of backed up data in the Android and iPhone applications.
• Access data backed up from any device: It doesn't matter where the file was originally backed up from, you'll be able to access it in these native applications.
Backing up your business data is critical not just to employees, but co-workers who depend on them. S.O.S for Business’ native mobile backup applications allow data to be shared between employees or external users.
• Send files via email Once you have identified a file that you want to send, simply add the user's email address.
• Send files via with a secure link: The files shared will be available to the recipient via a secured link. Share these backups anywhere in the world!