Program Output
Keeps your Data Safe

Protect a variety of different programs.
Quickly restore data with fast, easy recovery.

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Protect a Variety of Different Programs

  • Percona Server
  • Interbase XE7
  • PostgreSQL
  • Firebird
  • CockroachDB
  • CouchDB
  • RethinkDB
  • Neo4j
  • Docker
  • WordPress
  • Proxmox VE
  • OpenVZ
  • Materialize DB
  • And more!

Incremental forever

Restore from a virtual file
within the backup job

Remotely live browse
from the web interface

Key Features to Protect your MongoDB Databases

Backup Features

Backup Features

  • Support for backing up multiple types of software programs
  • Backup the stdout (Standard Output) stream of any command execution
  • Capture consistent, point-in-time snapshots of supported application software
  • Fast, efficient data deduplication to optimize bandwidth and storage space
  • Backup to your own storage locations
Restore Features

Restore Features

  • Restore from any past backup snapshot up to your configured retention policy
  • Data is saved as a virtual file within the backup job
  • Ability to choose any file name for the resulting virtual file
  • Restore as file or stream back into another program, with the “Program Input” / stdin restore type
Management Features

Management Features

  • Live browse the endpoint from the Comet Server web interface
  • Secure, military-grade encryption during backup, transit and at rest
  • Flexible scheduling
  • Backup / restore job logs
  • Custom email reporting
  • Customize pre and post commands

Centralized Management with Comet’s Intuitive User Interface

Your system’s data is secure, easily discoverable and always accessible

Frequently Asked Questions about Program Output

Where can I backup my Program Output data to?


Comet supports many storage destinations including Amazon S3, Google Cloud Storage, Wasabi, Backblaze B2, or you can bring your own hard drives or FTP/SFTP server.

Can I set my own schedules for Program Output backups?


Yes, Comet allows customizable backup scheduling. We also have 9 customizable retention range policies to choose from and customizable email reporting.

Can I run multiple backups on the same machine at the same time?


Yes, you can run multiple backups on the same machine at the same time.

Is Comet able to back up open files?


Yes, if you enable the “Take filesystem snapshot” checkbox. This checkbox is enabled by default, and causes Comet to take a VSS snapshot that allows it to back up open and in-use files, from a consistent point-in-time snapshot of your disk.

On macOS and Linux, Comet will back up open files without any special configuration.

Is there an additional charge for using Program Output?


No, the Program Output Protected Item type is included for free with the Files & Folders $2/device per month (USD) base charge.
Calculate your monthly usage with our Backup Cost Calculator.