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Comparison guide

GitProtect vs. Rewind (formerly BackHub) comparison

How does GitProtect.io beat the competitors

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Let's compare GitProtect with similar products!

If you’re searching for a GitHub backup (or Bitbucket/GitLab) solution then you are probably looking to compare GitProtect with similar products on the market.

To help make this process as easy as possible, we’ve put together a detailed comparison of how GitProtect relates to Rewind (formerly known as BackHub) - so you can find if it is the best fit for your organization.

Ready to compare? Let’s start then!

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GitProtect vs. Rewind comparison

Rewind (formerly BackHub)
Platforms
GitHub
check Supported
check Supported
GitHub Enterprise
check Supported
check Supported
Bitbucket
check Supported
minus Not supported
Bitbucket DC
check Supported
minus Not supported
GitLab
check Supported
minus Not supported
GitLab Ultimate
check Supported
minus Not supported
Azure Repos
plus Coming soon
minus Not supported
Jira
plus Coming soon
plus Coming soon
Confluence
plus Coming soon
minus Not supported
Zendesk
plus Coming soon
minus Not supported
Backed up data
GitHub repositories
check Supported
check Supported
GitHub metadata question mark Wiki, Issues, Issue comments, Downloads, Deployment keys, Pull requests, Pull request comments, Webhooks, Milestones, Labels, Pipelines/Actions, Tag, Releases, Collaborants, Commits, Branches.
check Supported
check Supported
GitHub LFS
check Supported
minus Not supported
Bitbucket repositories
check Supported
minus Not supported
Bitbucket metadata question mark Wiki, Issues, Issue comments, Downloads, Deployment keys, Pull requests, Pull request comments, Webhooks, Pipelines/Actions, Tag, Commits, Branches.
check Supported
minus Not supported
Bitbucket LFS
check Supported
minus Not supported
GitLab repositories
check Supported
minus Not supported
GitLab metadata question mark Wiki, Issues, Issue comments, Downloads, Deployment keys, Pull requests, Pull request comments, Webhooks, Labels, Milestones, Pipelines/Actions, Tag, Releases, Collaborants, Commits, Branches.
check Supported
minus Not supported
GitLab LFS
check Supported
minus Not supported
GitLab Groups&Subgroups data
check Supported
minus Not supported
GitLab Issue boards
check Supported
minus Not supported
GitLab variables
check Supported
minus Not supported
Backup performance
Multiple backup plans/policy
check Supported
minus Not supported
Policy-based advanced backup plans
check Supported
minus Not supported
Flexible daily scheduler question mark Basic
check Supported
minus Once a day
Flexible GFS scheduler
check Supported
minus Not supported
Forever Incremental question mark Unlimited daily backups every 5 min or less
check Supported
minus Not supported
Backup on demand
check Supported
minus Not supported
30 days retention
check Supported
check Supported
Unlimited retention
check Supported
minus Max 365 days
Fully customized retention
check Supported
minus Not supported
Data compression on source
check Supported
minus Not supported
Custom backup frequency
check Supported
minus Not supported
Fast incremental backup
check Supported
minus Not supported
Unlimited backup scalability question mark Additional user accounts can be utilized to deal with API request limitations and to resolve performance and throttling issues.
check Supported
minus Not supported
Automatic repository sync
check Supported
check Once a day only
Customized repository sync question mark Frequency - on demand
check Supported
minus Not supported
Task balancing
check Supported
minus Not supported
Backup cloud and On-Prem instances
check Supported
minus Not supported
Granular backup
check Supported
minus Not supported
Restore and DR
Granular restore
check Supported
minus Limited
Point-in-time restore
check Supported
minus Not supported
Multiple repositories restore question mark The disaster recovery feature allows to restore all critical data in one process at once
check Supported
minus Not supported
Restore cloud to on premise and conversely
check Supported
minus Not supported
Restore to the local machine
check Supported
check Supported
Recovery to the same Account/Organization
check Supported
check Supported
Recovery to different Account/Organization
check Supported
minus Not supported
DR and cross-over recovery question mark Cross recovery between platforms: GitHub, Bitbucket and GitLab.
check Supported
minus Not supported
Test restore policy
plus Coming soon
minus Not supported
Restore from cloud to on-prem instances and conversely
check Supported
minus Not supported
Replication
Backup replication plan/policy
check Supported
minus Not supported
All2All replication question mark Replication between all kinds of storages
check Supported
minus Not supported
Backup destinations
GitProtect unlimited cloud storage
check Supported
check Unlimited cloud storage
AWS Storage
check Supported
minus Sync only
Wasabi Cloud
check Supported
minus Not supported
Backblaze B2
check Supported
minus Not supported
Google Cloud Storage
check Supported
minus Not supported
Azure Blob Storage*
check Supported
minus Sync only
S3 Compatible storages
check Supported
minus Not supported
NFS
check Supported
minus Not supported
CIFS
check Supported
minus Not supported
SMB
check Supported
minus Not supported
Local disk resources
check Supported
minus Not supported
Deployment
SaaS deployment
check Supported
check Supported
Deployment region of choice
check EU or US
minus Not supported
On-Premise deployment
check Supported
minus Not supported
On-Premise deployment options
check Windows, Linux, Docker, Amazon
minus Not supported
Security
User AES 256 encryption on client side
check Supported
minus Not supported
In-flight encryption
check Supported
check Supported
At rest encryption
check Supported
check Supported
Zero-knowledge encryption
check Supported
minus Not supported
Secure password vault question mark built-in Password Manager
check Supported
minus Not supported
SSL transfer encryption
check Supported
check Supported
Ransomware protection
check Supported
minus Not supported
Repository wipe protection
check Supported
minus Not supported
SSO support question mark Google, GitHub, Bitbucket, GitLab
check Google, GitHub, Bitbucket, GitLab
check GitHub, Google
Ultra-secure authorization question mark Login and password, personal access token, or app password – depending on your git hosting provider.
check Supported
check Supported
Amazon Vault
plus Coming soon
minus Not supported
SOC 2 compliant
check Supported
check Supported
Monitoring and audit
Data-driven dashboards
check Supported
minus Not supported
Detailed task monitoring question mark Backup, restore and replication, etc.
check Supported
minus Not supported
Advanced audit logs question mark Audit logs of all system and user activities
check Supported
minus Not supported
Email notifications
check Supported
minus Limited
Slack notifications
check Supported
minus Not supported
Webhooks
check Supported
minus Not supported
Log export
plus Coming soon
minus Not supported
Compliance report
check Supported
check Supported
Management
Unified web console
check Supported
minus Not supported
Multitenancy
check Supported
minus Not supported
Multiple admin accounts
check Supported
minus Limited
Admin privileges settings
check Supported
minus Limited
Multitenancy & admins privileges
check Supported
minus Not supported
Backup and manage an unlimited number of accounts under one portal question mark GitHub, Bitbucket and GitLab
check Supported
minus Not supported
REST API automated operations question mark CI/CD integration
check Supported
minus Not supported
Other features
Ticket support system
check Supported
minus Not supported
Email support
check Supported
check Supported
Chat support
check Supported
check Supported
Phone support and restore assistance
check Supported
check Supported
Security assessment and custom contracts (DPA, MSA, etc.)
check Supported
check Supported
SOC 2 compliant
check Supported
check Supported

GitProtect vs. Rewind comparison

Platforms
Swipe right/left
Rewind (formerly BackHub)
GitHub
check Supported
check Supported
GitHub Enterprise
check Supported
check Supported
Bitbucket
check Supported
minus Not supported
Bitbucket DC
check Supported
minus Not supported
GitLab
check Supported
minus Not supported
GitLab Ultimate
check Supported
minus Not supported
Azure Repos
plus Coming soon
minus Not supported
Jira
plus Coming soon
plus Coming soon
Confluence
plus Coming soon
minus Not supported
Zendesk
plus Coming soon
minus Not supported
Backed up data
Swipe right/left
Rewind (formerly BackHub)
GitHub repositories
check Supported
check Supported
GitHub metadata question mark Wiki, Issues, Issue comments, Downloads, Deployment keys, Pull requests, Pull request comments, Webhooks, Milestones, Labels, Pipelines/Actions, Tag, Releases, Collaborants, Commits, Branches.
check Supported
check Supported
GitHub LFS
check Supported
minus Not supported
Bitbucket repositories
check Supported
minus Not supported
Bitbucket metadata question mark Wiki, Issues, Issue comments, Downloads, Deployment keys, Pull requests, Pull request comments, Webhooks, Pipelines/Actions, Tag, Commits, Branches.
check Supported
minus Not supported
Bitbucket LFS
check Supported
minus Not supported
GitLab repositories
check Supported
minus Not supported
GitLab metadata question mark Wiki, Issues, Issue comments, Downloads, Deployment keys, Pull requests, Pull request comments, Webhooks, Labels, Milestones, Pipelines/Actions, Tag, Releases, Collaborants, Commits, Branches.
check Supported
minus Not supported
GitLab LFS
check Supported
minus Not supported
GitLab Groups&Subgroups data
check Supported
minus Not supported
GitLab Issue boards
check Supported
minus Not supported
GitLab variables
check Supported
minus Not supported
Backup performance
Swipe right/left
Rewind (formerly BackHub)
Multiple backup plans/policy
check Supported
minus Not supported
Policy-based advanced backup plans
check Supported
minus Not supported
Flexible daily scheduler question mark Basic
check Supported
minus Once a day
Flexible GFS scheduler
check Supported
minus Not supported
Forever Incremental question mark Unlimited daily backups every 5 min or less
check Supported
minus Not supported
Backup on demand
check Supported
minus Not supported
30 days retention
check Supported
check Supported
Unlimited retention
check Supported
minus Max 365 days
Fully customized retention
check Supported
minus Not supported
Data compression on source
check Supported
minus Not supported
Custom backup frequency
check Supported
minus Not supported
Fast incremental backup
check Supported
minus Not supported
Unlimited backup scalability question mark Additional user accounts can be utilized to deal with API request limitations and to resolve performance and throttling issues.
check Supported
minus Not supported
Automatic repository sync
check Supported
check Once a day only
Customized repository sync question mark Frequency - on demand
check Supported
minus Not supported
Task balancing
check Supported
minus Not supported
Backup cloud and On-Prem instances
check Supported
minus Not supported
Granular backup
check Supported
minus Not supported
Restore and DR
Swipe right/left
Rewind (formerly BackHub)
Granular restore
check Supported
minus Limited
Point-in-time restore
check Supported
minus Not supported
Multiple repositories restore question mark The disaster recovery feature allows to restore all critical data in one process at once
check Supported
minus Not supported
Restore cloud to on premise and conversely
check Supported
minus Not supported
Restore to the local machine
check Supported
check Supported
Recovery to the same Account/Organization
check Supported
check Supported
Recovery to different Account/Organization
check Supported
minus Not supported
DR and cross-over recovery question mark Cross recovery between platforms: GitHub, Bitbucket and GitLab.
check Supported
minus Not supported
Test restore policy
plus Coming soon
minus Not supported
Restore from cloud to on-prem instances and conversely
check Supported
minus Not supported
Replication
Swipe right/left
Rewind (formerly BackHub)
Backup replication plan/policy
check Supported
minus Not supported
All2All replication question mark Replication between all kinds of storages
check Supported
minus Not supported
Backup destinations
Swipe right/left
Rewind (formerly BackHub)
GitProtect unlimited cloud storage
check Supported
check Unlimited cloud storage
AWS Storage
check Supported
minus Sync only
Wasabi Cloud
check Supported
minus Not supported
Backblaze B2
check Supported
minus Not supported
Google Cloud Storage
check Supported
minus Not supported
Azure Blob Storage*
check Supported
minus Sync only
S3 Compatible storages
check Supported
minus Not supported
NFS
check Supported
minus Not supported
CIFS
check Supported
minus Not supported
SMB
check Supported
minus Not supported
Local disk resources
check Supported
minus Not supported
Deployment
Swipe right/left
Rewind (formerly BackHub)
SaaS deployment
check Supported
check Supported
Deployment region of choice
check EU or US
minus Not supported
On-Premise deployment
check Supported
minus Not supported
On-Premise deployment options
check Windows, Linux, Docker, Amazon
minus Not supported
Security
Swipe right/left
Rewind (formerly BackHub)
User AES 256 encryption on client side
check Supported
minus Not supported
In-flight encryption
check Supported
check Supported
At rest encryption
check Supported
check Supported
Zero-knowledge encryption
check Supported
minus Not supported
Secure password vault question mark built-in Password Manager
check Supported
minus Not supported
SSL transfer encryption
check Supported
check Supported
Ransomware protection
check Supported
minus Not supported
Repository wipe protection
check Supported
minus Not supported
SSO support question mark Google, GitHub, Bitbucket, GitLab
check Google, GitHub, Bitbucket, GitLab
check GitHub, Google
Ultra-secure authorization question mark Login and password, personal access token, or app password – depending on your git hosting provider.
check Supported
check Supported
Amazon Vault
plus Coming soon
minus Not supported
SOC 2 compliant
check Supported
check Supported
Monitoring and audit
Swipe right/left
Rewind (formerly BackHub)
Data-driven dashboards
check Supported
minus Not supported
Detailed task monitoring question mark Backup, restore and replication, etc.
check Supported
minus Not supported
Advanced audit logs question mark Audit logs of all system and user activities
check Supported
minus Not supported
Email notifications
check Supported
minus Limited
Slack notifications
check Supported
minus Not supported
Webhooks
check Supported
minus Not supported
Log export
plus Coming soon
minus Not supported
Compliance report
check Supported
check Supported
Management
Swipe right/left
Rewind (formerly BackHub)
Unified web console
check Supported
minus Not supported
Multitenancy
check Supported
minus Not supported
Multiple admin accounts
check Supported
minus Limited
Admin privileges settings
check Supported
minus Limited
Multitenancy & admins privileges
check Supported
minus Not supported
Backup and manage an unlimited number of accounts under one portal question mark GitHub, Bitbucket and GitLab
check Supported
minus Not supported
REST API automated operations question mark CI/CD integration
check Supported
minus Not supported
Other features
Swipe right/left
Rewind (formerly BackHub)
Ticket support system
check Supported
minus Not supported
Email support
check Supported
check Supported
Chat support
check Supported
check Supported
Phone support and restore assistance
check Supported
check Supported
Security assessment and custom contracts (DPA, MSA, etc.)
check Supported
check Supported
SOC 2 compliant
check Supported
check Supported

Professional automatic backup and stress-free recovery

Just add a GitHub, GitLab, or Bitbucket account (one or as many that you need) to start protecting your data instantly. And the best part... Any new repo will be automatically added to the backup plan. There is really no maintenance needed. Restore operation? You can choose between DR and granular restore to a new repository or local device.

Automate backups
Storages

Bring or replicate your own storage

Use your own storage (compatible with AWS S3 or on-premise) or choose GitProtect's dedicated cloud and choose your preferred data centers located - EU or US- based.

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We live from coding. So we are aware of intellectual property value. We need to make sure that our customer’s data and the source code of their GitHub projects are protected and accessible from any point in time. GitProtects provide us with nearly unlimited retention and GitHub archive possibilities. And features like encryption and password manager ensure us with our code security.

Marcin Pastuszek CEO at PQ studio