JetBackup 5 Cross-Platform Migration

JetBackup 5 introduces new command-line tools that let you package and restore account(s) within your server terminal. Combined with the new backup structure introduced in JetBackup 5, this allows you to package an account from one server and restore the same account to another server across all supported platforms with JetBackup 5 installed! Here is a general guide on how to do a cross-platform migration using the JetBackup 5 pkgacct and restorepkg commands: Step 1:…

JetBackup Integration into WHMCS 8+

Using Jetbackup with WHMCS 8+, you now have the ability to invoice your customers based on the size and frequency of cPanel accounts, or based on a number of JetBackup account filters.  Please review the video below for step-by-step instructions on how to configure this setup on your hosting servers and WHMCS environment: Here are the instructions for provisioning packages, controlling backups, and billing users using stock WHMCS 8: 1. Verify that you have a…

JetBackup For cPanel Version 4.0.17

The new features in JetBackup Version 4.0.17 include: New cPanel frontend integration with independent AngularJS New translation library implemented for both WHM & cPanel Security plugin section with Imunify360 and CSX integration allows automatic file restore and locking a backup when malware is detected Restore & Download priority groups added to set which accounts are the first to get restored or downloaded Google Drive cache support for much faster backup! 3rd option added to the…

JetBackup For DirectAdmin

We are pleased to announce that JetApps is currently developing a version of JetBackup that will support the DirectAdmin control panel!  The current ETA for the public edge version of JetBackup for DirectAdmin is 4-6 months. Please note this is the #1 priority on our development team.  We are working as quickly as possible to provide a secure and quality product that meets the high standards we set for our software. We have had some…

How To Upsell Backups

When I think of the word “upsell”, I am reminded of all the useless, mostly unrelated products many companies try to sell me as I am going through the checkout process.  What if I were to tell you that (if done correctly) upselling CAN increase customer satisfaction while at the same time generate additional revenue and increase retention rates! Here are a few tips when it comes to upselling: ONLY upsell products related to what…

Create a Failover Solution with JetBackup

For years now, the hosting community has searched long and hard for an affordable turn-key failover solution for their clients.  JetApps saw this need and wanted to fulfill this void in the market immediately with a product called JetClone. Unfortunately, our core product JetBackup becoming wildly successful has caused us to focus all of our resources toward this backup software for the time being.  While we still plan on eventually developing this high availability /…

Feature Spotlight: Alerts & Notifications

When setting up any automated recurring task in life it is easy for us to “set it and forget it”.  However, what happens when that task does not automatically get completed as normal? Do we know if and when this happens?  Or do you find yourself shocked weeks or months later when you realize the task has not been completing for what feels like an eternity!?  If you have set up the proper alerts and…

Feature Spotlight: Account Filters

In this feature spotlight we will take a closer look at the account filters feature in JetBackup.  This feature gives you the ability to include or exclude specific accounts from a backup job based on the account name, size of the account, account status (active, suspended, etc), cPanel package name, and much more.  With Jetbackups ability to create unlimited backup jobs to unlimited destinations, account filters gives you the flexibility and freedom to create your…