NOTICE: JetBackup Management Console is in ALPHA testing stage. Please handle with caution. Any information on this document is subject to change as we continue to develop and make changes.

Add New Server

The Servers section lets you add and manage all of your JetBackup servers directly from the Management Console. Install, update or register JetBackup as well as review server backup job charts and logs.

Important information!

  • JetBackup MC is compatible with JetBackup for cPanel v4.0.13 and above.
  • At this time, JetBackup MC requires Root Access privilege enabled on your server(s) to successfully authenticate and establish connection. For more information please refer to Root Authentication Guide.
To add a new server, navigate to "Servers" and click on "Add New Server".


Example configuration page for the server:


Once the server is added, check the checkbox beside the corresponding server(s) and click on
"Register with JetBackup" to establish communication between JetBackup MC and your server(s).


Server Name

This will be used internally for your convenience.


Used to Identify/Group your servers to apply rules and optimizers.

Server IP/Hostname

IP or Hostname that the JetBackup MC server will be communicate with this server.

Server SSH Port

Port used by your server to communicate through SSH.

Authentication Type

  • SSH Key
  • SSH Password
  • WHM API Token