SyncBack

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SyncBack
Developer(s)2BrightSparks
Initial release2003
Stable release
8.5.60.0 / June 1, 2018; 7 months ago (2018-06-01)
Operating systemWindows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2012, Windows Server 2016
Available inEnglish
TypeBackup software
LicenseProprietary
Websitehttp://www.2brightsparks.com/

SyncBack is software which allows backing up and synchronizing files to several resources, including an internal or external drive, to different media (USB thumb drive, CD, DVD), to a remote server (NAS, FTP, Windows server) and to a cloud storage provider.[1]

With file backup, move, sync and restore functions, the program has been highly rated for being easy to use.[2]

Features[edit]

Below are the features found in SyncBack. Note that some features may be available in the higher variants of SyncBack.

  • Choose from 32-bit or 64-bit versions (SyncBackSE and SyncBackPro only)
  • Backup, Mirror, Intelligent Sync and Restore functions
  • Support for internal and external storage, or network device like NAS or remote Windows system
  • SFTP, FTPS, FTP protocols supported
  • SyncBack Container files and VHD/X support
  • SyncBack Touch support (Backup macOS, Windows and Android devices)
  • Media Transfer Protocol (MTP) support
  • Cloud Storage Support - Amazon S3™ (and compatible), Google Drive™, Microsoft Azure™, Microsoft OneDrive™, OneDrive for Business (Office 365), SharePoint™ (Office 365), Dropbox™, Box, SugarSync™, Amazon Drive™ New to V8 Google Storage™, OpenStack and Backblaze™ B2
  • Backup to email servers and backup of emails
  • Ransomware detection
  • Group profile run (run grouped backup tasks)
  • Scheduled backups
  • Powerful filter engine
  • File verification and hashing compare method
  • Multi-language user interface
  • Email logs
  • Multiple compression types supported (Deflate, deflate64, BWT, BZip2, LZMA)
  • AES 256-bit file encryption support
  • File Integrity Checking support (SyncBackPro only)
  • SyncBack Management Service (SBMS) for centralized management
  • Scripting
  • Real time backup or sync when files/folders change
  • Backup/Sync on device insertion (USB drive, etc.)
  • Incremental and Differential backups
  • Fast Backup feature
  • File Versioning
  • Open and locked file copying

Versions[edit]

There are four versions of SyncBack available: SyncBackFree, SyncBackLite (shareware), SyncBackSE (shareware) or SyncBackPro (shareware).[3]

  • SyncBackFree is free for home and business use.
  • SyncBackLite is the entry-level solution for home users and includes additional features like Intelligent Sync and open file copying.[4]
  • SyncBackSE is suitable for both personal and business usage and includes extra features like open file copying, versioning, FTPS/FTP, ransomware detection, 256-bit AES encryption, MTP, SyncBack Touch, etc.[5]
  • SyncBackPro is the flagship product and includes more features like SFTP support, backup to email servers, scripting, backup of email, support for cloud backup and centralized management with SBMS, etc.[6]

SyncBackSE and SyncBackPro work on both Windows client versions and Windows Server OSes. SyncBackFree and SyncBackLite support Windows client versions only.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Backup software comparison - SyncBackPro, SyncBackSE, SyncBackLite and SyncBackFree". www.2brightsparks.com. Retrieved 2018-02-23.
  2. ^ Michael E, Callahan. "Article - SyncBackSE". tucows.com. Retrieved 2018-05-03.
  3. ^ "The best free backup software for Windows - protect your data". 2brightsparks.com. Retrieved 2018-05-03.
  4. ^ "SyncBackLite low-cost easy-to-use backup and file synchronization software". www.2brightsparks.com. Retrieved 2018-02-23.
  5. ^ "Backup software comparison - SyncBackPro, SyncBackSE, SyncBackLite and SyncBackFree". 2brightsparks.com. Retrieved 2018-05-03.
  6. ^ "SyncBackPro backup software - the powerful solution". www.2brightsparks.com. Retrieved 2018-02-23.

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