Best Bacula Windows Alternative to Backup Windows 10

Posted by @Teresa

September 28, 2017

An easy-to-use and reliable backup alternative to Bacula Windows client will be introduced. You can backup Windows 10 and Windows 7 using this alternative in clicks.

About Bacula backup and Windows Client

Bacula is a set of computer programs for managing backup, recovery, and verification of computer data across a network. It is enterprise-level open-source and supports Linux, UNIX, Windows, and macOS backup clients. One can install the Windows version of Bacula from the binaries. The Windows version is known as the Client or File daemon. Once installed Bacula normally runs as a system service. This means that it is immediately started by the operating system when the system is booted, and runs in the background, even if there is no user logged into the system. Differential backup and incremental backup are supported.

Why need Bacula backup alternative?

As great as it is, there are some drawbacks in this program set, Windows client in particular. That’s why so many users searching Bacula Windows alternative on the Internet. One of the biggest disadvantages of Bacula software is that an error-prone and complex process has to be configured before its normal running. Once a tiny mistake made, you’ll find the Bacula not backing up and you may get Bacula error code indicating the backup fails. For most users, the process is complicated and time-consuming. What’s worse, you may find Bacula not open.

Fortunately, there are many backup programs that can replace Bacula and provide solid and worry-free backup solution to safeguard Windows 10, Windows 7 and other operating systems. AOMEI Backupper Technician is one of them.

Bacula Windows 10 equivalent – AOMEI Backupper

Like Bacula, AOMEI Backupper Technician offers all-around backup strategy for its users. It is a cost-effective data backup and disaster recovery toolkit, especially for PCs and Servers. To be specific, it brings backup, sync, restoration, universal restore, clone, PXE boot tool, and many other helpful features. Besides, an image deploy tool is embedded with that can help you deploy system image file on server-side computer to multiple client-side computers over network, real-time monitor the deployment process.

Furthermore, full backup, incremental backup and differential backup can be created during a backup task. Daily, weekly, monthly, event-triggers and real-time sync are supported. Internal/external hard drive, USB flash drive, CD/DVD, network/NAS, cloud storage, etc. are supported by this software. Moreover, one can create a bootable device to backup hard drive without booting Windows. You may want to get a free trial to have a try.

Backup Windows 10 via Bacula alternative

1. Click Backup > System Backup.

System Backup

2. In “Step1”, the system drive and its related partitions are selected by default. Click “Step2” to select destination disk.

Start Backup

3. You can password protect the backup image in Backup Options; set Schedule backup, and manage destination backup storage with Scheme.

4. Click Start Backup.

Tips: if backup to external hard drive or USB flash drive, please connect it to your computer in advance.

AOMEI Backupper Technician, as alternative to Bacula, also provides charged technical service to clients. No matter to protect personal computers or maintain servers, this software could play good as Bacula backup for Windows. To install on only two personal computers, you may turn to AOMEI Backupper Professional. It has less yet necessary features.