backup utilities

Mozy Mac Client Final Release Available

Mozy Mac Client Final Release Available

Mac only: Online backup service Mozy has released the final, 1.0 version of their Mac client, which doesn’t have all the options that the PC side does, but still gets the job done. Choose which folders you want to back up on Mozy’s servers over an encrypted connection, or simply…

Back Up While You’re Away with IdleBackup

Back Up While You’re Away with IdleBackup

Windows only: Freeware utility IdleBackup automatically backs up your files while you’re not using your computer. Choose the folder you want to back up and the destination—whether it’s a thumb drive, network drive, or big external drive—and the amount of time that your computer should be idle before the backup…

Create Your Own Cross-Platform Backup Server

Create Your Own Cross-Platform Backup Server

Backing up your data on a regular basis is important, and turning a spare computer into a backup server is often the best way to make sure it gets done. But most methods require either a good deal of command-line learning or serve only one operating system. Not with Restore,…