In-depth reviews of backup software and online backup services.

Never Lose Data Again

relax-computerYou’ve heard the horror stories.

The hard drive crash that wiped out the family photos…

The virus that destroyed the school research paper your friend was working on…

The laptop that was stolen while on vacation – with all the vacation photos on it…

A 2013 Harris Interactive survey showed a whopping 29% of computer users have never backed up their data.  Not 30 days ago, not 10 years ago – they have never backed up – not even once.

If you’re here, you probably care about your data. You want to protect it.

You know backups are important, but you’re not sure where to start.  Backup Review can help.

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    Backing up Linux computers has always been a bit of a pain. Sure, there's Déjà Dup, a graphical wrapper for backup tool duplicity. And then there's rsync, which is great for transferring files over SSH connections. But these tools require you to set up an FTP server (or other location) for offsite backups. Not everyone wants to do that.
  • VaultPress Review

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    VaultPress is a premium, subscription-based security and backup service for individuals and businesses who rely on WordPress to manage their website content.  Developed by Automattic, the same company who gave us the Akismet and Jetpack plugins, VaultPress is billed as the only backup service you’ll need when maintaining a self-hosted WordPress installation.