Automatic Database backups using free Sypex Dumper tool

Automatic database backups can be set up very easily using a simple shell script and a cron job. However it may not be a practical solution for huge databases and the restoration process can also be difficult. There are various tools available to make this process simple. Sypex Dumper is just one of them. What is Sypex Dumper Sypex Dumper is a software product (PHP-script), which can help you create a backup copy (dump, export) of a MySQL database, and also restore the database from the backup file if needed. Read more and download With this tool huge databases can be backed up and restored with very high speed using least server resources and greatly reducing the size of the database dumps. Free version of the tool is enough to create the automatic backups. The Paid version allows to selectively restore a particular table from the entire database. Steps to set up automatic Database Backups Let's assume you want to create backup of your database every day and keep the...
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