Bareos Project News

by Maik Außendorf

Meet Bareos and ReaR on FOSDEM 2017 in Brussels

Bareos and the desaster recovery projet ReaR are proud to host a devroom at Fosdem this year.

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by Kristian Timme

Bareos now available in Italian, Spanish and Chinese

The Bareos web interface (webui) is now also available in chinese, spanish and italian translations.

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by Maik Außendorf

Bareos 16.2.4 major version released

The 5th Bareos major release 16.2.4 is published with always-incremental and a multi-lingua / multi-tenancy web UI.

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by Maik Außendorf

Bareos 16.2 Release Candidate

Bareos 16.2 RC with many new features presented at OSBConf

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by Maik Außendorf

Bareos at Paris Open Source Summit

Bareos has a booth and presentation at the Open Source Summit in Paris, November 16/17 2016.

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by Maik Außendorf

Bareos in french and russian language

The Bareos web UI is now available with french and russian translations.

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by Maik Außendorf

New plugin makes incremental hot-backups of MySQL / MariaDB databases

The new Bareos plugin uses Percona's xtrabackup tool to make full and incremental backups of MySQL / MariaDB databases

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by Maik Außendorf

The Program for the Open Source Backup Conference is finalised

The Open Source Backup Conference on the 26th and 27th of september in Cologne revolves around the subject data backup in general and particularly Open Source Backup Software, such as Rear, Amanda, Bacula and above all their fork Bareos. The two hosts dass IT and open source expert NETWAYS present the conference program.

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by Kristian Timme

Bareos.com introduces Co-Funding programme

Bareos.com has recently introduced a co-financing programme that will enable users and customers to co-finance new features.

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by Maik Außendorf

Bareos exceeds 20.000 daily visits on Download Page

On April, 25th 2016 more than 20,000 unique visits from over 70 countries were measured on download.bareos.org

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by Maik Außendorf

Call for Papers for Open Source Backup Conference 2016

The Open Source Backup Conference rates as Europe-wide leading event for open source data backup solutions. The two day, English-language event is dedicated to open source backup software such as REAR, Bacula, Amanda and especially Bareos.

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by Maik Außendorf

The 10th Annual Future of Open Source Survey has started

The 10th Future of Open Source Survey is open for 30 days, starting on March 6th. Take part.

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by Maik Außendorf

Bareos-Talks at Cebit in Hanover and at OSDC in Berlin

Bareos-Talks at Cebit '16 in Hanover and at the Open Source Data Center Conference in Berlin in April

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by Maik Außendorf

French Government recommends Bareos

Bareos gets on the French Open Source Reference list SILL

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by Kristian Timme

The Bareos Project is at FOSDEM 2016

The Bareos Project will be at FOSDEM 2016. This is a great opportunity to get in touch with us!

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by Maik Außendorf

New Maintenance Releases published

For Bareos 12.4, 13.2 and 14.2 are new maintenance releases with bug fixes available.

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by Maik Außendorf

New Bareos Major Version 15.2 published

The Bareos team has launched the next major version 15.2 including WebUI, VMware Plugin and a bunch of new features.

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by Maik Außendorf

Bareos at SUSECon in Amsterdam

Meet Bareos at SUSECon Exhibition in Amsterdam, Nov. 3-6 2015

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by Maik Außendorf

Bareos 15.2 Release Candidate

The Bareos team has launched the next major version 15.2 release candidate including WebUI, VMware Plugin and a bunch of new features.

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by Maik Außendorf

Feature Preview: Stay Compliant with Secure Erase

The new Bareos Feature Secure Erase helps to comply with strict industry standards and government regulations like HIPAA, FACTA, GLB, SOx, PCI DSS, that demand to mitigate the risk of unauthorized exposure of confidential corporate and government data.

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by Maik Außendorf

Last Tickets for Open Source Backup Conference Available

The by now 7th Open Source Backup Conference on Bareos will be held in Cologne on September 29th - 30th, 2015. The international conference for beginners and experienced administrators sells its last remaining tickets.

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by Maik Außendorf

Bareos FreeBSD port available

A Bareos 15.2 FreeBSD port is available on FreshPorts.

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by Maik Außendorf

Open Source Backup Conference 2015 program complete

With speakers from Red Hat, IBM, Bareos among others the conference covers a broad range of subjects: Cloud, Tape, VMware, Salt, Logstash.

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by Philipp Storz

Bareos VMware Backup Plugin published

With the new Bareos VMware Backup Plugin you can save online full and incremental snapshots of your virtual machines.

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by Maik Außendorf

Bareos exceeds 10.000 daily visits on Download Page

On May, 6th 2015 more than 10,000 unique visits from over 60 contries were measured on download.bareos.org

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by Maik Außendorf

Bareos supports PostgresDay France

Bareos sponsors this years PGDay in Belfort, France, taking place at June, 2nd.

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by Maik Außendorf

MySQL and Icinga Plugins packaged

Plugins to send results to Nagios / Icinga and to backup MySQL / MariaDB published.

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by Maik Außendorf

Future of Open Source 2015

More than 1300 participants of this years "Future of Open Source" survey confirm the trend: usage of Open Source in companies has doubled since 2010.

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by Frank Bergkemper

bareos-webui 14.2 published

A new version of bareos-webui (bareos-webui 14.2) has been published.

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by Maik Außendorf

Bacula Systems and Bareos settle lawsuit

Bacula Systems SA and Bareos GmbH & Co. KG have reached a settlement concerning the proceedings pending in Lausanne, Switzerland.

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by Maik Außendorf

Open Source Backup Conference starts Call for Paper

The 7th Open Source Backup Conference takes place in Cologne, Germany on September, 29th/30th 2015.
Call for Paper and Early Bird registration are open until 6th of June.

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by Maik Außendorf

Bareos 14.2 published

The new stable release comes with Cloud-Storage backend, Python plugin interface, MSSQL Plugin, improved Windows integration and many more features.

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by Maik Außendorf

Open Source Backup Conference slides and lectures online

60 participants from Austria, Belgium, England, Netherlands, Switzerland, Italy and of course from Germany joined this years conference. Slides and lectures are online available now.

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by Maik Außendorf

Bareos 14.2 beta launched with lots of new features

Bareos 14.2 beta was launched today at the Open Source Backup Conference with a lot of new features: Python plugin interface, Windows director and storage daemon, better VSS support, and lot more.

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by Maik Außendorf

Bareos nightly builds for RHEL7 available

From now on we publish our nightly builds for RHEL7.

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by Maik Außendorf

Max Planck Institute for Radio Astronomy at osbconf: from TSM over Bacula to Bareos

Jan Behrend talks about Big Data and scalable virtual backups with Bareos at the Open Source Backup Conference 2014 in Cologne, Germany.

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by Maik Außendorf

Bareos Windows package for Chocolatey available

The open source package manager for Windows now supports the Bareos Windows client.

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by Maik Außendorf

Bareos project on Linux Tag Berlin 2014

The Bareos project will have a booth in the Linux Tag 2014 exhibition area. Meet us in Berlin, May 8th-10th.

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by Philipp Storz

Bareos and the Heartbleed Bug

The windows installers were upgraded to a new version of openssl that does not contain the heartbleed bug.

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by Maik Außendorf

History and authors

Some words about the project's and documentation's history

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by Maik Außendorf

New features ready for testing

Bareos server on Windows, cloud storage backends, Python plugin interface and more

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by Philipp Storz

The Bareos Project is at FOSDEM 2014!

The Bareos Project will be on FOSDEM 2014. This is a great opportunity to get in touch with us!

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by Maik Außendorf

Lawsuit between Bacula Systems SA and Bareos GmbH & Co. KG

Bacula Systems SA and Bareos GmbH & Co. KG have reached a settlement concerning the proceedings pending in Lausanne, Switzerland.

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by Maik Außendorf

Bareos 13.2.2 stable released

The new stable Bareos Version 13.2.2 was released.

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by Maik Außendorf

The ADMIN Magazine has a story about Bareos

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by Philipp Storz

Tape Tuning Whitepaper Available

There are multiple directives that can be set on tapedrives when running bareos, but until now it was not clear what are the results of thosse parameters in matter of speed.

With the new whitepaper we have analyzed how differents settings change the total speed of your tape drive.

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by Maik Außendorf

Linux Bare Metal Restore with REAR and Bareos

The bare metal restore solution REAR (RElax And Recover) 1.15 supports Bareos as backend.

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by Maik Außendorf

Bareos manual online

The comprehensive Bareos documentation is online now - available as html and pdf document.

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by Maik Außendorf

Bareos talks upcoming in Cologne, Heidelberg, Oberhausen, Munich and Paris

Meet experts talking about Bareos this autumn in several european cities.

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by Philipp Storz

Bareos 13.2.1 Beta Packages available now

After several months of hard work we are proud to announce the release of Bareos 13.2.1 Beta.

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by Maik Außendorf

Bareos Appliance Available

From now on we offer virtual appliances for easy testing of Bareos nightly builds.

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by Maik Außendorf

Bareos on the Open Source Backup Conference

The "Open Source Backup Conference" (former: "Bacula Conference") takes place at Wednesday, September 25th 2013 in Cologne (Germany). The conference is about different Open Source backup solutions, especially Bareos and Bacula Community Edition.

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by Maik Außendorf

Mac OS X installer packages Bareos 13.2.0 Beta available

We know have Bareos 13.2 beta installer packages available for MacOS 10.8.4 on Intel.

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by Philipp Storz

Bareos 13.2.0 Beta Packages available now

After several months of hard work we are proud to announce the release of Bareos 13.2.0 Beta.

This Release contains many very useful new features.

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by Philipp Storz

Bareos 12.4.4 released

Version 12.4.4 of Bareos was released today.

The multiple console commands were introduced or enhanced.

The storage package has been split up, the tape support is now contained in the package bareos-storage-tape.

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by Maik Außendorf

Bareos published at Univention App Center

Bareos is now installable using the Univention App Center with just a click. Make your Debian based Univention Corporate Server (UCS) acting as a Bareos Backup server.

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by Maik Außendorf

Bareos 12.4 officially released

The project has released version 12.4.3 of Bareos, there are installer packages for Windows available as well as rpm / deb packages for all major Linux distributions, including the fresh OpenSuse 12.3. After a 2 months beta-phase there have been many tests and 2 pilot customers have been successfully running the beta in a productive environment.

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by Maik Außendorf

Bareos 12.4 beta 2 released

The 2nd beta for the upcoming 12.4 has been released, now including packages for Ubuntu.

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by Maik Außendorf

Bareos 12.4 public beta started

Public repositories with Bareos 12.4 beta 1 packages for numerous Linux distributions and Windows are now available.

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by Maik Außendorf

Bareos presentation on SLAC (Secure Linux Admin Conference)

Bareos co-founder Maik Außendorf presents the Bareos project on the Secure Linux Admin Conference hosted by Heinlein Support in Berlin June 2013, 6th-7th.

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