Backup. Protect. Restore.

Benefits of Comet

Underlying Comet is our ‘Chunking’ technology providing powerful advantages for your backup operations.

Client-side deduplication

Comet has fast, bandwidth-efficient backups as deduplication is client-side, saving storage space.

Incremental forever

Your oldest backup can restore just as fast as your most recent. No need for differentials or delta-merging.

No full
re-uploads

After the first backup, you’ll never have to reupload the full file again.

Compressed and encrypted

During backup, transit and rest. The only time it is unencrypted is during a restore.

Backup Types

Disk Image

Protect entire disks and partitions on Windows for full system recovery. Restore your system to either physical, VM or the cloud.

  • Backup directly to the cloud (Azure, AWS, etc)
  • No spool space required
  • Restore directly to devices/partitions ‘bare-metal recovery’
  • Restore as virtual disk files (.vmdk)
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Files and Folders

Easily protect files/folders in Windows, Linux and MacOS with the added benefits of configuration for:

  • Custom schedules
  • Custom exclusions
  • Custom retention
  • Remotely configuring backups from your server
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Application Backup Types

Microsoft SQL Server

Protect SQL Server 2005 and above, including SQL Server 2019.

  • No spool space required
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Microsoft Hyper-V

Protect all versions of Hyper-V running on Windows Server, including Windows Server 2016. Backing up a Hyper-V virtual machine with Comet includes, but is not limited to:

  • The configuration file
  • All attached virtual drives
  • The contents of memory (if the machine was running)
  • The full tree of saved checkpoints
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Microsoft Exchange

Protect Exchange Server 2007 and above, including 2019.

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Windows System Server State

Windows Server System State supports backing up System State .vhd files. Backup may include:

  • Active Directory
  • Boot files
  • The COM+ registration
  • The system registry hive and other system files
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Windows System Backup

Protect entire system volumes as .vhd / .vhdx files.

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MySQL

Protect MySQL databases:

  • Supports Oracle MySQL and compatible servers such as MariaDB and Percona Server
  • No spool space required
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MongoDB

Protect MongoDB databases with no additional spool space required. This allows you to backup:

  • Self-hosted MongoDB server software
  • MongoDB Community Server
  • MongoDB Enterprise Server
  • TokuMX / Percona Server for Mongo

Protect Cloud hosted MongoDB services (SaaS):

  • MongoDB Atlas
  • Amazon DocumentDB with MongoDB Compatibility
  • Azure CosmosDB's API for MongoDB
  • Alibaba Cloud ApsaraDB for MongoDB
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Application-Aware Writer

Comet's "Application-Aware Writer" feature allows you to back up files in applications that utilize a VSS writer. Uses for this include backing up:

  • OracleDB
  • MailStore Server
  • Microsoft Dynamics CRM
  • Microsoft Sharepoint
  • Pervasive PSQL
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Program Output

You may use the "Program Output" stdout Protected Item type as an integration point to back up a variety of different programs including:

  • Percona Server
  • Interbase XE7
  • PostgreSQL
  • Firebird
  • Cockroach DB
  • CouchDB
  • RethinkDB
  • Neo4j
  • Docker
  • Wordpress