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I am looking for an open source/free server backup app with GUI (web based front end). Which app do you recommend? I search a little and came up with this list: 21 of the Best Free Linux Backup Software

Which ones do you suggest. My requirement is to backup 3 servers: 1. database, 2. web server, 3. Glassfish.

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My suggestion would be Bacula -- It is extremely flexible, works beautifully on Windows as well as unix systems, and there's lots of documentation. Commercial support is also available.

I will however qualify that by saying that I haven't ever used a GUI for it.

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what about sourceforge.net/projects/backuppc ? –  zengr Feb 15 '11 at 3:49
I am also using bacula and i found it stable and flexible –  vnix27 Feb 15 '11 at 6:20
@zengr I've never used BackupPC, but I'm suspicious of anything that claims "no client-side software" -- especially when you're backing up database servers. With Bacula I can trigger a script to dump my databases prior to running the backup... –  voretaq7 Feb 15 '11 at 15:33

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