6.7 MySQL Enterprise Backup Interface

6.7.1 General Requirements
6.7.2 Online Backup
6.7.3 Backup Recovery

MySQL Workbench include a MySQL Enterprise Backup GUI interface that is listed in the Management Navigator tab for a MySQL connection. There are two MySQL Enterprise Backup related sections in the Navigator:

For information comparing the different methods to import/export data using MySQL Workbench, see Section 6.5, “Data Export and Import”.

The MySQL Enterprise Backup configuration is located on the MySQL server, and not locally. This information includes the MySQL Enterprise Backup configuration backup profiles, job scheduling, backup operations, and data. This also means that the backup operations are executed with (or without) MySQL Workbench running.