Best Cloud Backup for Servers - Automatic, Efficient and Safe

This article shows you how to take cloud backup for Servers. With the help of the best cloud backup software, you will have the best data protection for your Windows Server.


by Yuka Updated on October 26, 2022

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Why Need Server Cloud Backup Solutions?

Cloud Backup for Servers

Cloud backup is a strategy that sends data to a remote server location for storage. Data protection is becoming increasingly important for individual users and plays a vital role in businesses. Today, many server users want to create Windows Server cloud backups for the following reasons.

  • Data protection. Backing up your Windows Server data to the cloud is more secure than backing up to physical media, as external storage devices can easily be lost or stolen. It can also be subject to natural disasters like floods and fires.
  • Cost savings. Backing up data to the cloud greatly reduces the cost of backing up data using external storage devices and avoids the hassle of carrying external hard drives.
  • Multiple cloud services. There are many cloud services on the market that provide backup services for servers. Such as Amazon Drive, Google Drive, Dropbox, OneDrive, etc. Most of them offer limited free space for use. For businesses, you can pay for wireless storage space to back up your data.
  • Access anytime, anywhere. Businesses often tend to use multiple servers or devices, and when you back up your servers to the cloud, it makes it easy for users to access and use the data they need on any server or device.

Overall, there are many benefits to cloud-based server backup. However, you still need good Windows Server cloud backup software.

What’s the Best Cloud Backup for Servers?

AOMEI Backupper Server is an all-in-one Windows Server backup software. It can help you complete your server cloud backup tasks and provide you with the best server cloud backup solution. What makes it stand out among the many server cloud backup solutions? Let's find out!

🍦 Multiple backup types. This software provides you with System Backup, Disk Backup, Partition Backup and File Backup. You can backup your Windows Server according to your needs.
🍦 Different backup destinations. All the above backup types support you to backup to local/external disk (HDD/SSD), network location, NAS, SD card, USB, cloud, etc.
🍦 Various cloud services. It supports almost all Server backup service including Google Drive, Dropbox, OneDrive, Box, SugarSync, hubiC and Cloudme.
🍦 Automatic backup tasks. It supports you to create automatic backup tasks for Windows Server using the "Schedule" feature. You can choose different intervals: Daily, Weekly, Monthly, Event triggers or USB plug in.

This software is available for Windows Server operating systems (Windows Server 2022/2019/2016/2012/2008/2003, etc.) and Windows PC operating systems (Windows 11/10/8.1/8/7/Vista/XP, etc.). Want to try it out? Click the button below to download it to your computer. I will provide you with specific steps to use it in the next section to create a server cloud backup.

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Create Cloud Backup for Servers with AOMEI Backupper

Compared with other cloud backup solutions for Windows Server, AOMEI Backupper is much simpler to operate. Please refer to the following steps to create a Windows Server system backup.

  1. Launch AOMEI Backupper and click Backup on the main screen. Then select System Backup in the right panel.

System Backup

  1. Select a cloud drive as the destination for saving the Windows Server system image. All partitions related to Windows Server system files and boot files will be selected by default.

Select Destination Path

  1. Here is an example of backing up Windows Server to OneDrive cloud service. Select the OneDrive folder as the target for saving the entire system image backup. The OneDrive desktop folder may be located in C:\Users\UserName\OneDrive.

Backup to OneDrive

🍥 Tips: Before you click Start Backup, you can customize the backup task according to your needs.

  • Options: You can comment on backup tasks, encrypt, split and compress server backups, enable email or SMS notifications, use VSS, etc.
  • Backup Scheme: The backup schedule includes three types of backups (full backup, incremental and differential backup) and cleanup methods (by number, by time and by day/week/month) to automatically delete old backup images.
  1. Confirm all the settings and click Start Backup to create a Windows Server cloud backup task.

Final Words

In this article, you can find the best cloud backup for servers. With the help of AOMEI Backupper, you can backup your server's data to the cloud in just a few clicks. You can also use it to restore files or systems from cloud backup in case you encounter problems.

You can also use it to create bootable media, which can help you boot your computer successfully in case it fails to boot. You can also use it to migrate the operating system or data on your hard drive if you want to upgrade your Windows Server's hard drive.

Yuka · Editor
Yuka, our dedicated editor at AOMEI Technology, is committed to bringing you valuable insights and guidance in data protection. Her mission is to empower everyone with her knowledge in computer backup and recovery, disk cloning, file synchronization, and more. Yuka's goal is to do her best to make complex tech tasks simple and ensure that your digital world remains safe and secure.