Add-ins & Apps

Cloudberry Backup for Windows Home Server

Experience Level: Standard

Cloudberry Backup for Windows Home Server allows you to back-up the data on your home server to the cloud. Powered by a range of online storage providers, the add-in integrates neatly with the Windows Home Server Console to allow backup scheduling, data encyrption and many more features to protect your data.

  • Easy installation and configuration
  • Seemlesly integrates with WHS control panel
  • Default backup plan is designed to quickly start WHS data backup
  • Scheduling capabilities
  • Data encryption
  • Data retention schedule
  • Secure online storage
  • Data versioning
  • Differential backup
  • The ability to restore to a particular date
  • Backup verification
  • Full support for Drive Extender
  • Backup Window

Developer: Cloudberry Lab

More Info: Download

Release History:

v2.8 (11th May 2012)

  • Store your backup plan configuration in the cloud.
  • Security enhancements.

v2.7 (7th March 2012)

  • Rackspace Cloud Files and OpenStack Object Storage support
  • Restore only new files option
  • Intelligent Bandwidth Scheduler
  • Memory usage optimization

v2.6.2 (February 3rd 2012)

  • Force schedule full backup.
  • Bandwidth settings improvements.

v2.5 (November 10th 2011)

  • Local backup enhancements with encryption, compression, versioning and block level updates.
  • Amazon S3 Server Side Encryption (SSE) support
  • GovCloud support
  • AWS West (Oregon) Region support
  • Empty folder backup support

v2.4 (11th October 2011)

  • Block level updates for files of any size in advanced mode with compression, encryption and versioning – giving you the ability to backup only changed portions of the files.

v2.2 (30th June 2011)


  • Long paths support – backup path longer than 260 symbols
  • Custom credentials for network locations
  • Memory Management Improvements



  • Japanese language support
  • Support for Amazon’s Japanese AWS Servers


  • Backup to Local folder, Network share or Network drive


  • Amazon S3 Multipart Upload support
  • Include/Exclude folder


  • Backup Schedule down to one hour
  • Backup files since certain date
  • Back up network drives
  • Integrated Azure Storage option
  • Back up to external buckets


  • Back up Network Shares
  • Smart Delete – an option to keep locally deleted files on backup storage for a certain time
  • Server Edition designed to run on Windows Server 2003/2008



  • Simple Mode – maintain exactly the same data structure on S3 as you have on your local computer.
  • Reduced Redundancy Storage support
  • Asia Pacific Region support
  • Other usability enhancements and bug fixes


  • Automatically delete files from online storage if the were deleted locally
  • Ability to use different S3 accounts/buckets for backup plans
  • Ability to delete files from S3 on Backup Storage tab
  • Notification email enhancements
  • Ability to run service as Administrator – important for WHS Drive Extender support
  • Chunk size and thread count are now configurable in Options
  • Ability to set the process priority
  • Memory usage optimization
  • Other usability enhancements and bug fixes
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Terry Walsh is the founder of We Got Served. He started the community in February 2007 with a mission to help families, tech enthusiasts everywhere figure out the technology needed to run the modern home and small business. He's the author of a number of guides to Windows, Windows Server and OS X Server and runs his own successful publishing business. Born and raised in Liverpool, England, Terry has been awarded Microsoft's prestigious Most Valuable Professional Award each year since 2008 for his work on We Got Served.

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