What language is ManageBac built on?
ManageBac was built on Ruby on Rails. It is proudly W3C compliant.
Where is ManageBac hosted?
ManageBac is hosted on Amazon Web Services. Accounts for schools located in mainland China are hosted on servers in Beijing, China while accounts for the rest of the world are hosted on servers in Montreal, Canada.
Are my files backed up?
Yes, files are backed up in real-time on redundant RAID storage locally, and disk images are backed up daily at the data center. Records are also encrypted, and backed up off-site at a separate facility three times each week. For more information, learn about our infrastructure.
Can I export my information from ManageBac once it is in the system?
You can export student information directly using a series of PDF forms from the Handbook of Procedures, which we have licensed from the IB, or you can export individual data fields in Excel CSV format. You can also download all files submitted by your students.
How secure is ManageBac?
ManageBac is committed to keeping your data safe and secure, by using best practices to protect our systems. These range from SSL connections to continuous security review of our source code. We are proudly ISO 27001 certified, as well as GDPR compliant.
As a condition of our license with the IB, we undergo an annual security audit. For further details, refer to our Security and Compliance page.