We require a Backup software to be developed,
Features required are,
1. Select backup destination - Backup to shared folder
2. Ability to select files / Folders to backup
3. Outlook / thunderbird and other email client backup - open file backup via VSS
4. Incremental / full backup
5. version control - optional
6. files to be stored in native format not zipped
7. ability to select files for backup by file extension
8. notification via email after backup completion
9. Outlook PST and other large files to be backed up incrementally ( Rsync ) - Optional
10. XP ( optional ), Vista , 7 , 8, 8.1, 2003 server 2008 server 2012 server ( 32bit and 64bit Compatible )
11. Professional GUI
12. ability to password lock Configuration.
Centralized backup management, Basically a console where all the backup clients will report to say whether backups have taken place properly.
SQL server backups and other server backups are NOT required as this is designed as a backup for Workstations.
Software has to robust, and should be tested. properly.
Code should be documented properly