On all our Linux Hostings, we are now providing 'MySQL Hot Backup Scheduler' under the cPanel account.
This interface allows you to put your database in the backup schedule run on the server for the Hot Backups. It is especially useful if you have InnoDB tables.
A database listed under this schedule, has its data backed up every Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday at approx 00:30 AM IST Time. The backup file is stored as /home/<cp_username>/<db_name>.sql.bz2 . Important points w.r.t. to this service are