Acronis Offsite backup service provides a fast, efficient and easier solution for creating backups of Cloud servers and restoration in times of need through a centralized dashboard. Using Acronis Offsite backup solution, backup and restoration can be both disk-level as well as file-level.
Enabling Acronis Offsite backup service for a cloud server involves installation of the Acronis Backup Agent in the Cloud server. The below guide outlines the general steps to install Acronis Backup Agent in Linux Cloud servers.
Make sure that the kernel in the server is up-to-date. For updating the kernel in the server, please execute the below commands after consulting with your server administrator.
# yum update kernel
# apt-get dist-upgrade
Make sure that gcc and make are installed in the server. These will be installed by default in CentOS/Redhat servers, for installing in Ubuntu/Debian servers, execute the below commands.