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How to Chose the best server backup service?

Online backup services work much like traditional backup software. With an online backup service, however, your important data is transmitted over the Internet and securely stored on a server in a professional data center instead of being stored on your own CDs, DVDs, or backup tapes. First off, online data backup is just as the name implies. Data is backed up over a networked connection (most likely using the TCP/IP standard protocol of the internet) to a remote location (ideally). Typical features 1) Encryption Data should be encrypted before it is sent across the internet, and it should be stored in its encrypted state. Encryption should be at least 256 bits, and the user should have the option of using his own encryption key, which should never be sent to the server. 2) Network backup A backup service supporting network backup can back up multiple computers , servers or Network…

Factors to consider while choosing a Backup service

One of the most important considerations when choosing remote backup is security. To ensure that your data is safe and secure, you want to be certain the online storage service offers the use of encryption and password protection. This way, only someone with your password is able to access your data. Not even the remote backup service provider themselves can access your information when your data is encrypted, so be sure this type of system is offered. Most remote backup service providers offer quite a bit of free storage that is generally acceptable for individual users and small businesses. If you require a lot of storage space then you need to be sure that the company you choose offers the amount of space you need and at a good price per month. Some affordable online storage companies offer unlimited backup space for just a few pounds per month. An important…