pgBackRest VS Barman

Compare pgBackRest vs Barman and see what are their differences.

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pgBackRest Barman
8 1
1,403 1,432
5.2% 2.2%
9.6 9.3
5 days ago about 8 hours ago
C Python
MIT License GNU General Public License v3.0 only
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Posts with mentions or reviews of pgBackRest. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-08-02.


Posts with mentions or reviews of Barman. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects.

We haven't tracked posts mentioning Barman yet.
Tracking mentions began in Dec 2020.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing pgBackRest and Barman you can also consider the following projects:

wal-g - Archival and Restoration for databases in the Cloud

wal-e - Continuous Archiving for Postgres

docker-postgres-wale - Postgres docker container with WALE-E installed

Bareos - Main repository with the code for the libraries and daemons

restic - Fast, secure, efficient backup program

BorgBackup - Deduplicating archiver with compression and authenticated encryption.

postgres - Docker Official Image packaging for Postgres

pghoard - PostgreSQL® backup and restore service

fpart - Sort files and pack them into partitions

Lsyncd - Lsyncd (Live Syncing Daemon) synchronizes local directories with remote targets

backy2 - backy2: Deduplicating block based backup software for ceph/rbd, image files and devices

Backup - Easy full stack backup operations on UNIX-like systems.