New backup and restore service for site administrators

Dear CERN Drupal users,


We would like to announce the availability of the new backup and restore service provided by the Drupal infrastructure.

This service allows to you create your own snapshots and recover your site from previous states if needed.

More information about the service can be found in the service's page itself :

Also please find presentations related with this service in the last entice meetings:


Eduardo Alvarez for Drupal Admins


Nice work, Eduardo!

Ioannis, to answer your question: you can only backup and restore to the same site. You cannot use this tool to create a clone  of your website into a new site. To do this you'll need to get the admins to help: raise a ticket in the service portal.

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