CubeBackup 4 – The best self-hosted G Suite backup solution is finally available.

Release of CubeBackup 4 After more than a year of testing and development, CubeBackup version 4 is finally available for all of our customers! CubeBackup 4 has been redesigned from the ground up with a more intuitive interface and a host of new features and improvements. This is the most important update in CubeBackup’s history […]

How to Upgrade CubeBackup from 2.x to 3.0

CubeBackup 3.0 is fully compatible with previous backup sets, so the upgrade process is safe and easy. However, because of library changes made in the new version, upgrading through the menu in version 2.x will not work. A new install is necessary. We suggest performing an on-site upgrade on the same computer running CubeBackup 2.x, […]

Release of CubeBackup Version 3.0

Today, we are pleased to announce the release of CubeBackup 3.0! We know that many of our clients have been eagerly anticipating this new version for their G Suite backup. CubeBackup 3.0 incorporates many changes and improvements, including: 1. Team Drive Support Ever since Google launched Team Drive in 2017, it has been an integral […]

How to solve the “Authorization failed” problem in the initial configuration

The initial setup of CubeBackup is a little complicated, and some of our users might run into the “Google Apps authorization failed!” error when clicking the “Test” button in the initial configuration of CubeBackup. If you have carefully followed the instructions at https://www.cubebackup.com/first-time-run.html, but still failed to pass the authorization test, please check the followings steps: […]

Initial Configuration Details for CubeBackup

Some customers have been concerned that the initial configuration of CubeBackup is too complicated, and they cannot understand why a simple authorization requires so many operations. In this post, I’d like to discuss OAuth 2.0 Service account and present a more detailed explanation of CubeBackup’s initial configuration. Although it may seem complicated at first,  the […]

Hotfix for CubeBackup

The new version of CubeBackup, version 2.6.8, has just been released. This is a hotfix version to solve the problems caused by recent changes in Google Drive APIs. We strongly suggest all CubeBackup users upgrade to this version as soon as possible.  We are sorry for the inconvenience, but this upgrade is not optional. What’s […]

How to speed up backups for large organizations

Schools or large companies with hundreds of users can easily accumulate terabytes of Google Apps data, including tens of millions of Gmail messages. This presents a serious problem for backup strategies – the initial backup may take months or even longer! One reason for this is that CubeBackup performs user backups one by one in […]