To back up/restore a database, connect to a Plesk server via SSH (Linux) / RDP (Windows Server) and follow the instructions below: Note: To restore Plesk system databases from a Plesk daily/pre-upgrade dump, visit this KB article.Is Plesk compatible with 3rd party components?
Even that third - party components could be declared as " stable ", this doesn't mean that they are compatible with your current Plesk version. Plesk must be sure, that the new component works as expected, which included quite a lot of tests and compatibility checks, before Plesk changes the official software requirements.What is the best alternative for MySQL in Plesk?
Plesk uses MySQL as both admin and client RDBMS. Plesk 11.5 for Linux and higher allows for MySQL alternatives (such as MariaDB or Percona Server) to be used as drop-in replacements for it. Upgrade from installations with drop-in replacements is also supported.Does Plesk support Node JS application hosting?
It is high time we made Plesk support Node.JS application hosting properly. We have recently made Plesk download and keep updated the latest LTS versions. To prioritize our further work, please share your experience and expectations in this short survey.