Ahsay Backup


Thanks to HostBill Ahsay Backup module you can sell Managed Backup services charging for backup quota and automate account provisioning and management.

Activating the module

  1. If the module is included in your HostBill edition you can download it from your client portal.
  2. If the module is not included in your HostBill edition you can purchase it from our marketplace and then download it from the client area.
  3. Once you download the module extract it in the main HostBill directory.
  4. Go to Settings → Modules → Hosting Modules, find and activate Ahsay Backup module.

Connecting HostBill with Ahsay Backup

  1. Proceed to Settings → Apps → Add new App
  2. From Applications list select Ahsay Backup
  3. Enter:
    • Name - Name of this connection
    • Hostname
    • IP Address
    • Max no. of Accounts
    • Server status address
    • Username
    • Password

      4. Verify entered credentials by clicking Test Connection to check if HostBill can connect
      5. Save Changes

Adding Ahsay Backup Product

  1. In HostBill go to Settings → Products & Services, and Add new order page
  2. From Order Types select "Other Services"
  3. Enter your orderpage name, select orderpage template. Save Changes
  4. Add new product in the new orderpage. Provide product name and setup price and then Save Changes.
  5. In product configuration section proceed to Connect with App, select Ahsay Backup and App server created in previous steps.

You will be presented with following configuration options:

  1. Type
  2. Client Type
  3. Quota
  4. Bandwidth
  5. User home
  6. Microsoft SQL Server
  7. Microsoft Exchange Server
  8. Oracle Database Server
  9. Lotus notes
  10. Lotus domino
  11. MuSQL Database Server
  12. In-File Delta
  13. Volume Shadow Copy
  14. Continous Data Protection
  15. Shadow Protect
  16. Microsoft Exchange Mailbox
  17. Milabos Quota Number
  18. Language

 For more generic product configuration details including price, automation, emails settings refer to Product Configuration article.

Configuring Client Functions   

In Products & Services → Your Order Page  Your Product → Client Functions you can control what features customer will have access to in client portal, by clicking Enable/Disable next to the given option.
Use Edit button to adjust function appearance in the client portal. 

For Ahsay Backup you can enable a number of standard client functions:

  1. Change Billing Cycle
  2. Change Label
  3. Change Ownership
  4. Edit Forms
  5. Graphs
  6. Login Details
  7. Manual Service Renew
  8. New Direct Link
  9. Related Services
  10. Service Auto Renewal


Question: Which version of Ahsay does HostBill support?

Answer: HostBill supports Ahsay versions 6 and 7.