Handy Backup is an advanced data backup and recovery software for Windows 8/7/Vista/XP, Server 2012/2008/2003, and Linux. It provides full, incremental, and differential backup, and allows synchronization of local, LAN, FTP/FTPS/SFTP, WebDAV and Amazon S3 locations. The program supports backing up of files, folders, disk images, MySQL, MS SQL Server, MS Exchange Server, PostgreSQL, IBM DB2, IBM (Lotus) Notes/Domino, Oracle, and other server applications. Data can be copied to local drives, USB, Flash, FireWire, FTP, SFTP, FTPS, LAN network, WebDAV, Amazon S3, HBDrive, and other cloud storages. All backups can be ZIP-compressed to minimize required storing space. The product also provides 128-bit encryption to protect backups from unauthorized access. The software includes a smart scheduler which allows setting up the program only once to run backup and recovery tasks automatically on a minute to monthly basis. Handy Backup was rated as "Best Small Business App 2012" by editors of PCMag.
» version 7.5 - posted on 2014-06-02
Handy Backup 7.5 provides extended reliability of disk image copying and expanded functionality of database backup.
» version 5.4.5 - posted on 2006-08-25
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