Centralized Management Console's Features

AhsayCBS is the server-side software for running on a physical server or virtual machine. It comes with a web based central management console for system administrator to easily manage the whole backup system, as well as all AhsayOBM / AhsayACB backup users and their backup data through any web browser. Users can also login to the User Web Console to manage backup set, perform backup/restore and monitor live activities.

Backup user management

Individual users creation through step-by-step wizard in consoleyes
Auto user creation through Windows Active Directory integrationyes
Auto trial user creation when users register in client agentsyes
Assign a user to multiple user groupsyes
Broadcast message to all / selected usersyes
Push users to update their client agentsyes
Export selected users' statistics to CSV fileyes
Move / import / export user's profile and backup data for backup server migration or storage reallocationyes
Recover encryption key via web consoleyes
Assign storage quota to individual usersyes
Limit the number of devices an AhsayOBM/AhsayACB account is allowed to back upyes

Group policy management

Assign multiple group policies to a user groupyes
View effective policies of a user when multiple policies have been applied to this useryes
Define backup destinations visible to usersyes
Define GUI features visible to / usable by usersyes
Define backup set types visible to / usable by usersyes
Define the types cloud storage visible to / selectable by users for cloud to cloud backupyes
Set the default values for all user configurable fieldsyes
Preempt values to specific fieldsyes
Enforce users to run preempted backup setsyes
Windows Active Directory integration for new account creationyes
Assign shared storage quota to user groupyes

Run VMs / backup / restore from web console

Spin-up backed up VMware VMs from consoleyes
Run backup and restore of Office 365 mailboxes through user web consoleyes
Run cloud to cloud / cloud to MSP backup and restore from consoleyes
Trigger client agents to perform backups for selected backup sets from consoleyes

Replication to cloud / another AhsayCBS

Close to real time replication of AhsayCBS settings and selected backup sets to cloud or another AhsayCBSyes
Set traffic limit for sending replication data to receiver during different time intervalsyes
Replicate individual backup sets from selected usersyes
Create multiple receivers for receiving replication data from multiple AhsayCBS backup serversyes

High scalability

Redirect AhsayOBM / AhsayACB users to their corresponding AhsayCBS servers within an AhsayCBS farm by built-in redirectoryes

System configuration

Using cloud, FTP / SFTP servers, and local / mapped drives as storage backendyes
Configurable host name, system home directory, connectors and SSL certificateyes
Support of multiple SMTP servers and administrator contacts for sending outbound email reports to usersyes
Creation of administrators with different rolesyes
Manage 20 supported languagesyes
Automatically save all the server settings to the Ahsay's cloudyes
Proxy supportyes
Support IP exclusion for Proxy connectionyes
Publish system and error messages to third parties' monitoring tools through SNMPyes
Publish system logs to Windows Event Logyes
Retrieve system related files for troubleshooting through built-in file explorer yes
Java runtime options configuration
Blocking of IPs from accessing AhsayCBS

Upgrade from previous version

Support migration of backup data from AhsayOBS v6 format to new AhsayCBS v7 formatyes


Errors and warningsyes
System resources informationyes
CPU usage, memory usage, storage usage and live threadsyes
Live activitiesyes
Administration logsyes
Backup and restore logsyes
Replication logsyes
Redirection logsyes
Monitor and manage through any devicesyes

Features for MSPs

Rebrand AhsayCBS web console and client agentsyes
Build rebranded AhsayCBS installeryes
Build branded client agents' installersyes
Unlimited free trial accounts without consuming paid quotayes
Reseller management, each reseller can have its own branding on web console and client agentsyes