A clone of a Cloud Block Storage volume is a copy made of an existing volume at a specific moment in time. At a high-level, the volume cloning process does the following:
Creates a Logical Volume Management (LVM) copy on the...
The following permissions matrix displays specific permissions for the roles in Cloud Backup. The matrix displays the method names, their corresponding RESTful API commands, and the roles that are supported.
Best Practices for Cloud Backup
Purpose of this Guide
Choosing What to Backup
Backup and Restore Best Practices
Encryption: Costs and...
Rackspace Cloud Backup
Using Rackspace Cloud Backup for your Database
You can use Rackspace Cloud Backup to backup your database by following a few steps.
First, some background
Rackspace Cloud Backup backs up files, provided it...
Getting Started with Rackspace Cloud Backup - Part 6
On the Preferences screen, you can determine how Cloud Backup notifies you about Backup activity on your Account.
Wait, didn't I do this already? When you created...
Getting Started with Rackspace Cloud Backup - Part 2
If you have an account with Managed Cloud Service Level and do not see your Server under Systems, check with your account manager to install the RCBU Agent.
Other users who do...
Getting Started with Rackspace Cloud Backup - Overview
**NOTE: Cloud Backup currently only works on Rackspace Cloud Servers
Rackspace Cloud Backup is a file-based backup application that lets you choose which files and...
Getting Started with Rackspace Cloud Backup - Part 5
How to Use System Actions
Important: The system actions are for users who are familiar with Rackspace Cloud Backup. Users with Managed Cloud Service Level accounts might want...
Getting Started with Rackspace Cloud Backup - Part 1
Note: You can use Rackspace Cloud Backup on virtually any server in the Rackspace Cloud. The exceptions are FreeBSD 9, Debian 5 and Windows 2003.
Establish network routes
Explaining the System Disk and Data Disk Architecture
Performance Cloud Servers for Linux and Microsoft Windows use a new architecture that pairs a system disk with a separate data disk(s). The benefits of implementing this new...
Rackspace will never know your unencrypted (...
CUSTOMER’S BUSINESS: Sprout Social is a social media management platform that provides businesses with publishing, engagement and analytics.
CHALLENGES: As an early-stage startup, Sprout focused on product development instead of...
The Rackspace Cloud Files platform enables you to generate temporary URLs that you can use to grant others access to objects within your Cloud Files account for the amount of time that you specify. The Rackspace Cloud Storage App...