Website & MySQL Database Backup Services
Opal Infotech has come up with highly demanded backup services for all types of websites. People know the term “backup” yet, they may not be aware the importance, until they face complications of lost data/site. Threats for online business are also on the hike with technological advancements. We are most concerned about our client’s online business that must be operated smooth without any major down time. Based on this motto, we have extended our exclusive website backup services for your static and dynamic or e-commerce website or database driven website.
Our backup service package is of two types as below-
Backup for Static or dynamic website based on
Backup for E-commerce portal or database driven website which includes
- Full website with Database & server e-mail backup
- Database on daily basis
- Complete website on weekly basis
Why Need Backup?
Website backup is always a burning question for any site owner. Whether it is a static or dynamic website, there are frequent chances that your site may get down due to various reasons like virus attacking, hacking, accidental deletion, hard drive failure, server failure, plug-in issues which may shut your site or might stop functioning properly. The reason might be anything, but who will be the ultimate sufferer? And the answer is “you”.
In today’s scenario where a website is the sole online identity to your business, a single day downtime or even a half day shut may incur lots of loss to your business and revenue. This is true for all types of online businesses running on static, dynamic or ecommerce websites. This may cause the loss of visibility to your prospective visitors through desktop or mobiles and even can affect the web listing as per the latest search engine algorithm. So website backup is becoming a priority need for majority website owners and those who do not understand the value of this, many a times miss the valuable business opportunities for sake of saving merely a few bucks. This can further increase the business downtime, which may not be acceptable at the cost of company reputation.
Frequently people are looking for better options for web backups but couldn’t get the solution in absence of accurate information. Here we have tried to brief about common issues that confuse the site owners and making them delay in decision.
Frequently Asked Questions
- When the backup facility is available online, then why we need professional backup services?
- My hosting provider is taking backup and I don’t feel to own the third party services.
- My website is static and I have taken initial backup that is enough.
- How this professional backup service will help me?
- Is this solution cost effective?
Yes. If it is static website and not frequently updating, the initial website storage in your local server or devices may be sufficient to you. The only precaution from your end is to preserve it for long and in-between also take backup for any change/s you do onsite. This can be your sole responsibility to be cautious for your own business site.
For dynamic/ecommerce website, where the product up-gradation is done frequently or on daily basis need backup routine to be maintained. Any missing can be a high cost. In both above cases you need additional sources, time and energy to invest at your end which may even more costly than assigned to a professional service provider. Here you need technical expertise and mishap can lead to errors.
Yes. Many hosting provider include the backup feature in their package but actually if you check in real time, very few of the web hosts take the daily web data storage. Rest all may have old copies of your data that may have changed over the period of time. So when you will demand the copy of the data, there are chances that you may get old data which is of no use. So it is not advisable of totally depending on web host data.
And what about in case of a dedicated hosting server fails? Where in all cases you or your representative is responsible and not taking the data copy on regular basis?
Never be in an impression that the initial backup will last ever. There are chances of data storage failure or device failure or changes you made on site without making the spare copy. So in all cases it needs to maintain a schedule to avoid accidental data loss.
We take regular backup of database with complete site back up once in a week that turns to 30 times data storage for database along with 4 times whole site back-up for dynamic ecomm website. So your data is ready to get back online quickly in case of any mishap. This tends to be your peace of mind any day any time.
Internet viruses and hackers are ready to find the loop holes to enter in your site. In this situation also, you are helpless if you don’t have copy of your updated data. Your web hosting provider also may not keen to scan your site regularly or there are chances to get it done on chargeable basis. So it is better to have your copy ready to be with you in any case to upload and start website quickly.
Yes. This is cost effective service if you consider all parameters. Like 1) it gives you peace of mind. Need not have to worry about backup scheduling, devices, manpower, time etc. it is taken by professionals who check your data is updated well any point of time without data corruption.
Disasters could strike anytime. Regularly and properly taken backup will save your business and profit gaining. Contact us today to know more benefits and get your data up to date.