Data Restore and Disaster Recovery

Granular Restore

What you will learn from this article?

  • What’s backup features guarantee granular restore functionality?
  • Granular restore of GitHub/Bitbucket/GitLab and Jira environments.

In case of data loss, your first thought isn’t why it has happened, you think about how to restore your critical data fast to keep your workflow continuous. In this case, granular restore comes into use. It permits you to restore your most urgent data instantly guaranteeing business continuity. An outage brings bigger challenges - especially if it is caused by a downtime experienced by your provider. Then the best way of action is to restore the whole instance with GitProtect Disaster Recovery. There are two of the most vital restore options provided by GitProtect.

What can you restore with GitProtect Granular Restore for GitHub, Bitbucket, GitLab, and Jira? Granular restore allows you to recover only selected resources and data. This way you can perform a faster point-in-time data restore - a perfect solution for day-to-day accidents.

Thus, GitProtect helps to minimize downtime and data loss, ensures data accuracy and efficiency, reduces throttling, as you recover only small amounts of data at a time, and keeps you up with compliance requirements.

GitHub granular restore ensures instant data access

Should the data loss occur, with you always have an option of fast granular recovery which permits you to restore only those repositories and metadata that are critical for your business continuity without overloading your network at the moment. Simply choose the repositories you want to recover and restore them to any restore destination you need: your local machine, your GitHub account, or an entirely new one, or using cross-over recovery to another git hosting service provider.

In case of extensive outages there is a disaster recovery option to choose from. In some scenarios, you can treat granular restore as a first step in your restore operation. With granular restore you can get back the most critical resources available and then move to restoring the whole ecosystem.

Bitbucket granular restore, as immediate data accessibility

No matter what the reason for a failure is, helps you ensure business continuity by providing you with a granular restore option for your Bitbucket ecosystem. Choose the Bitbucket repositories and metadata of the greatest importance to ensure the continuous operation of your workflow and recover them to the place of your choice.

Depending on the disaster scenario, you may want to restore your Bitbucket data to your local machine, your On-premise or cloud Bitbucket account, or to another git hosting service, GitLab or GitHub.

GitLab granular restore as a guarantee of instant data accessibility

To establish fast access to your critical GitLab data in case of a disaster and minimize data loss, you can use’s granular recovery feature. It ensures the velocity and business continuity of your DevOps operations.

All you need to do is to pick up GitLab repositories and metadata that are of critical importance for your workflow continuity and, depending on the situation and disaster scenario, recover your DevOps data to the original or new GitLab account, your local machine, or to another git service provider, GitHub or Bitbucket.

Multiple repositories restore

GitProtect is the only solution on the market that allows you to restore multiple GitHub, Bitbucket, and GitLab repositories at a time. Choose repositories you want to restore, see the most recent copies, or assign them manually and restore them to the original or new account, your local machine or cross over to another hosting service provider.

Jira granular restore that guarantees business continuity

To ensure that your Jira remains operational and all the vital data is consistent during the event of failure, allows you to select specific items and configurations of your Jira environment, such as projects, issues, attachments, or workflows. Thus, you will be able to perform a granular recovery of only required data for your business continuity.

Considering different disaster scenarios, with you have different options for restore destinations:

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