Array ( [id] => how-to-backup-your-data-to-akaza [name] => How to backup your data to Akaza [published] => 2018-07-11 00:00:00 [modified] => 2018-10-02 09:09:27 [tags] => ["Akaza"] [status] => 1 [brief] => Akaza is the national cloud platform of Sri Lanka Telecom (SLT). The premier ICT solutions provider launched the country’s National Cloud, “AKAZA”, raising the bar in cloud computing in Sri Lanka. [descr] => Akaza provides end-to-end cloud computing services enabling business organisations with enhanced agility, quick service delivery and cost efficiencies while providing maximum ROI as well as improved scalability. AKAZA’s technology typically integrates all of its cloud services inclusive of IaaS, STaaS, PaaS, DaaS, SaaS and CaaS with the business management platform of corporate enterprises. Effectively, a gamut of services ranging from infrastructure to software can be accessed by way of a self-service catalogue online, centralizing user management. The need for manual intervention in the form of technical support for provision of services has become obsolete thereby empowering the user. ### How to set up a new Akaza account To create a new Akaza account, please follow these steps: 1\. Go to [https://www.akaza.lk/corporate_customer_registration.php](https://www.akaza.lk/corporate_customer_registration.php) 2\. Follow the steps to create a new account. ![akaza 01]({{IMG-LOCATION}}akaza-01.original.jpg) ### How to backup to Akaza Steps to follow: 1\. Open **Backup4all** and select **File->New (Ctrl+N)**. ![hubic02]({{IMG-LOCATION}}hubic02.original.jpg) 2\. On the first page, enter a name for the backup in the **Backup Name** field, then press **Next**. ![hubic03]({{IMG-LOCATION}}hubic03.original.jpg) 3\. In the **Where do you want to save the backup** page, select **Akaza** as backup destination. ![s3 compatible]({{IMG-LOCATION}}s3-compatible.original.png) 4\. After selecting S3 Compatible, you need to chose the S3 server. Some of the settings will be filled in, just enter the other credentials. Then press **Next**. ![s3 compatible akaza]({{IMG-LOCATION}}s3-compatible-akaza.original.png) 5\. On the **What do you want to backup** page, add the backup sources. Press **Next**. ![hubic06]({{IMG-LOCATION}}hubic06.original.jpg) 6\. On the **How do you want to backup** page, you can choose the backup type and optionally set the encryption. Press **Next**. ![hubic07]({{IMG-LOCATION}}hubic07.original.jpg) 7\. On the **When do you want to backup** page, you can set the backup job to automatically run on the specified time and days. ![hubic08]({{IMG-LOCATION}}hubic08.original.jpg) 8\. Press **Save -> Save and run**. ### How to restore from Akaza Steps to follow: 1\. If the backup job does not exist in **Backup4all**, you must open it from **File->Open from**. ![hubic09]({{IMG-LOCATION}}hubic09.original.jpg) 2\. Select **S3 Compatible** page, then choose **Akaza**. Configure the Akaza account. ![s3 compatible akaza2]({{IMG-LOCATION}}s3-compatible-akaza2.original.png) 3\. After the **Akaza** account was set, press **Show** to display the backup jobs in destination. Select the catalog you want to open and press **Open**. Backup4all will recreate that backup job. 4\. Press the **Restore** (F7) button. Optionally you can select the location you want to restore the files to. Original location is selected by default. On the same page, you can choose how do you want to restore or you can filter the files before the restore. If you select to restore from a specific version, press Next to indicate the version or the date you want to restore the files. Press **Next** 5\. Press **Finish** to start the restore process. [videos] => [note] => We strive to keep our articles as accurate as possible. If you notice any inconsistencies or outdated info please let us know. [popularity] => 0 [applies_to] => Backup4all Professional 7.x )