4 Steps To Start A Cloud Backup
1 - Sign up
We’ll send you an email with all your account information, and a link to download the cloud backup software client.
2 - Install
Install our Cloud Backup software client on any computer, it only takes 5 minutes.
This client is to configure and manage your backups.
3 - Configure
Login using the client, then point and click to backup emails, documents, pictures, etc, or select the files and folders you want.
Schedule the time you want to backup (often overnight).
4 - Let It Run
Save your configuration and let it run!
Our software client runs in the background and you can use your computer while cloud backups are running.
After every backup you get a notification email about that backup.
The Backup Software Client
Our backup software client is intuitive and robust, yet easy to set up.
Once you have downloaded the client, login and start your first backup set. The wizard will walk you through the steps.
Select the default locations or press the Advanced button to choose specific folders and files to back up.
Then set a backup schedule.
You can also run a local backup as well as a cloud backup, set a retention period for up to a year, have multiple backups and multiple backup schedules. You can also set real-time backups for critical systems.
Answers To Some Common Questions
- What's Included?
- Can I just backup one computer?
- Can I put both my Servers and Desktops under one plan?
- What is the difference between the Standard backup client and the Advanced backup client?
- Is the backup automated?
- How long will it take to backup?
- Where is my data being backed up?
- Is my data secure?
- How do I restore my data?
Our Standard client for desktops and laptops includes backups for File, IBM Lotus Notes, and Windows System.
Our Advanced client for Servers and workstations includes agents for file, IBM Lotus Domino, IBM Lotus Notes, Microsoft Exchange Server Database, Microsoft SQL Server, MySQL Database, Oracle Database, Windows System, Windows Systems State backup.
We also have agents to backup VMware and Hyper-V Virtual Machines, and Microsoft Exchange Individual Mailboxes.
The Standard backup is for desktops/laptops only.
The computer must be on, of course, for backups to occur.
It will encrypt and compress your backup and send it to our Backup Server in the cloud for safe keeping.
In the event of a failure your data is ready to recover from wherever you are in the world using our one-button restore of your most up-to-date files.
Backups can take as little as a few minutes.
Your backup data will never leave Canada.
Data is sent, fully encrypted, to our secure data centers within Canada, which are PIPEDA compliant.
The encryption key you set is private to you, we don’t have it, we don’t have access to your data, neither does anyone else, only you do.
Install the client to the replacement computer, then select a Restore and retrieve the folders and files you need. By default you will get the most recent copies of your files.
The restoration time will vary depending on how much you select and the speed of your internet connection.