Backup as a service (BUaaS) helps protect and retrieve critical business data, monitor the health of your data protection environment and comply with government and industry regulations. It manages your data backup with robust on-site, off-site and hybrid cloud–based security.

What you get with IBM BUaaS

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Pre-empt and manage information risk

IBM BUaaS offers solutions to safeguard and reliably retrieve data, monitor the health of your data protection environment using analytics, and support information resiliency.


IBM BUaaS has robust capabilities for virtualized and cloud-based deployments. It allows you to flexibly scale up or down your backup data volume according to your fluctuating business needs.

Ensure smooth operation

With Archiving on IBM Cloud you can manage daily backups remotely, collaborate to assess readiness and scale up quickly.


Virtualized and cloud-based deployments

Enable the flexibility to scale your data backup volume up or down according to fluctuating business needs.

Reduced cost and complexity

Protect all data and assets with this single, unified solution that runs on most servers, hypervisors, databases and platforms.

Risk management

Receive data protection from catastrophic business events with functionality integrated into the technology stack.

Related solutions

DRaaS solutions

Support business continuity with cloud disaster recovery within minutes of an outage.

Cyber resilience services

Minimize the impact of a cyberattack by recovering quickly with an orchestrated resilience approach.

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