At freakedout we place saving the time of our customers as our first priority. We strongly believe that a solid backup tool for your Joomla! site is essential when building and maintaining sites.
Despite the dangers of getting hacked, there are many other situations in which a backup tool like Akeeba Backup can come in handy. You can restore any of your sites on any other Joomla! capable server, making site-moves a breeze. The AJAX powered backup and restore process is built to avoid server timeouts so you can go worry-free even with gigabyte sized sites. We support Nick's project in whatever way we can and can warmly recommed you the best backup solution there is for Joomla! Get the Core version for free or you can support his project as well by going with the Professional version.
• 1-Click Backups
• Multiple Archive Formats
• Almost infinite fine-tuning options
• Direct Transfer to a new server via DirectFTP
• Setup cronjobs for automatic backups
• Lightmode for on the road backups
Some features of the Pro version:
• Cloud backup straight to Amazon S3, Dropbox, CloudFiles, Windows Azure and many more
• Encrypted Archives for that extra security
• Include non-Joomla! directories and databases in your backup
• Improved RegEx filters
• Extension Exclusion if you don't need to backup every extension on your site
• Native Cron Script