Handy Backup Professional is a powerful backup solution for home and corporate users. The program allows backing up files, folders, e-mails, Windows Libraries, system registry, ODBC-compatible databases and other valuable data. Moreover it uses the protocol IMAP to backup webmail (Gmail, Outlook.com, Yahoo!Mail, Mail.ru and Yandex.Mail). Backups can be stored on local and external HDDs, USB, NAS, LAN, FTP/SFTP/FTPS and WebDAV destinations, with ZIP compression, 128-bit encryption and scheduling. The program also supports a great variety of popular cloud storages including HBDrive.com, Dropbox, OneDrive and OneDrive for Business, Yandex.Disk, Google Drive, Backblaze, Amazon S3 and S3 Clouds. Handy Backup Professional can run as Windows service, supports command line interface, e-mail notifications and has a well thought-out logging system. The program's functionality can be enlarged with additional plug-ins, such as MS SQL Backup, MySQL Backup, MS Exchange Backup, PostgreSQL Backup, Oracle Backup, and other. In 2012, Handy Backup received the "Best Small Business App" award from PCMag.
Handy Backup Professional 7.17 provides a modernized Disaster Recovery utility based on Slax 9, which can support most modern hardware.
Handy Backup Professional 7.16 contains a new version of the Network plug-in with searching by IP, and the renewed E-mail plug-in for email backup via IMAP.
Handy Backup Professional 7.13 provides an internal browser for creating connections with cloud and email services, and the updated WebDAV plug-in.
Handy Backup Professional 7.12 contains a new dedicated plug-in allowing OneDrive for Business backup and recovery.
Handy Backup Professional 7.10.0 provides a brand new Gmail plug-in for easy-to-use Google Mail backup and restore.
Handy Backup Professional 7.9.10 optimizes Google Drive connections, make FTP commands more convenient and contains the renewed Czech localization.
Handy Backup Professional 7.9.8 makes disk image backup up to 50% faster and provides auto recovery for manually moved backup files.
Handy Backup Standard 7.9.7 provides an enhanced Oracle plug-in and some important updates in FTP/SFTP/FTPS plug-ins.
Handy Backup Professional 7.9.5: effective restore of manually moved backup data; keeping workstations connected when a new user enters onto a system; opening with a tray icon and preserving report pictures after auto start.
Handy Backup Professional 7.9.3: efficiency and usability of the Backblaze plug-in is improved; Yandex.Disk plugin is updated.
Handy Backup Professional 7.9.2: optimizing cloud operations and data exchange; deleting obsolete backup copies from Dropbox.
Handy Backup Professional 7.9.1: improvements to internal functions and data exchanging algorithms.
Handy Backup Professional 7.9.0: Disk Image plug-in optimization for 64-bit systems.
Handy Backup Home Professional 7.8.9: Disk Image plug-in is optimized; Spanish localization is added.
Handy Backup Home Professional 7.8.7: backs up emails, such as Gmail, Mail.ru, Outlook.com, Yahoo!Mail and Yandex.Mail, using the protocol IMAP.
Handy Backup Home Professional 7.8.5: sending detailed task reports via email (reports contain several details about tasks, including source datasets, destinations, scheduling parameter and task status).
Handy Backup Professional 6.9.6 features Exchange 2010 backup functionality and more stable work under 64-bit systems
Handy Backup Professional 6.9.5 now comes with new MySQL backup plug-in, improved interface and much more.
Handy Backup Professional 6.9.4 can be installed remotely over Active Directory, supports silent installation, features improved user interface updated, and much more.