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Latest Arq release for Windows: .5.0 http://arqbackup.com/download/Arq.exe
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Arq alternatives


  • Duplicati

  • Duplicati is the only portable backup program, able to send backups in encrypted form to another computer or SkyDrive using one of several methods (WebDAV, FTP, SFTP/SCP/SSH, Amazon S3, Rackspace CloudFiles, USB disk, Windows network share). Time scheduler e.g. for auto-backups every 3rd Monday on 10 a.m.German, Danish, English, French, Portugese. Can also be startet from command-line. Support for snapshots via VSS and LVM: Backup of open files. Duplicati is a rewrite of Duplicity/ftplicity, written for Windows (in managed C# .NET). It also runs on Linux using the Mono framework.The lastest portable version in all 5 languages can be downloaded as a zip file from https://github.com/duplicati/duplicati/releases »

    tags: Portable automatic-backup backup-and-restore backup-folders backup-open-files
    platform: Mac OS X Windows Linux
  • rsync

  • rsync is a software application for Unix which synchronizes files and directories from one location to another while minimizing data transfer using delta encoding when appropriate. An important feature of rsync not found in most similar programs/protocols is that the mirroring takes place with only one transmission in each direction. rsync can copy or display directory contents and copy files, optionally using compression and recursion.

    tags: backup-and-restore cloud-sync command-line compressed-backup delta-backup
    platform: Linux BSD Cygwin Haiku
  • Acronis True Image

  • Acronis True Image provides data protection including, backup, archive, access and recovery for Microsoft, macOS, iOS and Android operating systems. As disk imaging software, True Image can restore the previously captured image to another disk, replicating the structure and contents to the new disk, also allowing disk cloning and partition resizing, even if the new disk is of a different capacity.

    tags: anti-ransomware backup-and-restore backup-image backup-open-files data-protection
    platform: Mac OS X Windows Online Android iPhone
  • CrashPlan

  • CrashPlan lets you automatically back up your hard drive to another computer. The program offers secure cloud storage, in addition to local backups, and continuous, minute-by-minute backup. All backed-up files are encrypted.

    tags: aes-encryption automatic-backup backup-and-restore encrypted-backup file-versioning
    platform: Mac OS X Windows Linux Online Android iPhone iPad
  • Time Machine

  • Time Machine is the breakthrough automatic backup that’s built right into Mac OS X. It keeps an up-to-date copy of everything on your Mac — digital photos, music, movies, TV shows, and documents. Now, if you ever have the need, you can easily go back in time to recover anything.

    tags: automatic-backup backup-and-restore mac-built-in system-restore
    platform: Mac OS X
  • SugarSync

  • SugarSync lets you synchronize, backup and remotely access files and folders across your PC or Mac. You can also remotely view files from Windows Mobile, Blackberry, iPhone, Symbian and Android.

    tags: cloud-sync file-synchronization folder-sync multi-language offline-access
    platform: Mac OS X Windows Android iPhone Blackberry Windows RT Android Tablet iPad Microsoft Office Outlook Kindle Fire
  • Rclone

  • Rclone is a command line program to sync files and directories to and from:- Google Drive- Amazon S3- Openstack Swift / Rackspace cloud files / Memset Memstore- Dropbox- Google Cloud Storage- Amazon Cloud Drive- Microsoft One Drive- Hubic- Backblaze B2- Yandex Disk- The local filesystem

    tags: amazon-s3 backup-and-restore backup-image cloud-sync command-line
    platform: Mac OS X Windows Linux BSD Solaris FreeBSD NetBSD OpenBSD
  • BackBlaze

  • Online backup for $5 month unlimited space. Backblaze backup encrypts and uploads all your data – no questions asked. No picking files. No digging through folders. Your data is backed up online to our datacenters, so nothing can touch it. Restore from the web or get a DVD or USB drive sent via FedEx. Files change and Backblaze backs them up. By default, Backblaze simply backs up all the time so you dont have to remember. But if you wish, you can schedule Backblaze to backup at a convenient time or only when you click "Backup Now". Unlike Carbonite, Backblaze also backs up external USB and Firewire drives. »

    tags: backup-and-restore encrypted-sync internet-backup offsite-backup online-backup
    platform: Mac OS X Windows
  • EaseUS ToDo BackUp

  • EaseUS ToDo BackUp is a file backup and disaster recovery software. You can backup disks, partitions, individual files and folders. You can backup to other disk of your PC or to FTP and CD/DVD. Todo Backup enables you to clone the entire disk fast both in Windows and bootable CD. It can backup your system partition to image to quickly get the system up and running in the event of a system crash or hardware failure and allows you to restore after viruses attack, unstable software download, and hard drive failure. »

    tags: backup-and-restore backup-folders backup-image bootable disk-cloning
    platform: Windows
  • Syncovery

  • Back up your data and synchronize PCs, Macs, servers, notebooks, and online storage space.

    tags: backup-and-restore compressed-backup encrypted-backup fast-and-easy-setup file-synchronization
    platform: Mac OS X Windows Linux
  • Mozy

  • Mozy is an online backup service that offers a set-it-and-forget-it solution for backing up all of the important files on your computer. With MozyPro, there is no extra hardware to buy, no setup fees, and with our automatic backups, no additional management required to oversee it all.

    tags: backup-and-restore online-backup secure-access network-disk
    platform: Mac OS X Windows Android iPhone iPad
  • TeamDrive

  • Sync & share your files easily & securely with 256 bit AES end-to-end encryption, using the award-winning TeamDrive utilizing cloud storage or your own server!

    tags: 256-bit aes cloud-drive cloud-host data-host
    platform: Mac OS X Windows Linux Android iPhone Android Tablet iPad
  • Duplicacy

  • Duplicacy is a new generation cloud-backup tool supporting 5 major cloud-storage providers (Amazon S3, Google Cloud Storage, Microsoft Azure, Dropbox, and Backblaze), as well as local disks and SFTP servers (such as Mac/Linux computers or NAS boxes). Duplicacy is the only cloud-backup tool that offers all the following 7 essential features:

    tags: backup-and-restore cloud-based file-deduplication incremental-backup
    platform: Mac OS X Windows Linux
  • Paragon Backup & Recovery

  • Paragon Backup & Recovery Free Edition gives you the ability to make a backup of your disk/partition, plus the ability to restore it later. The hot process options using Microsofts VSS technology allow to make backups during working on your Operating System (Windows XP, Vista or Windows 7, ...), similar as with Macrium Reflect Free Edition with Multi Language Support.

    tags: actions.before-after.sync.no backup-and-restore backup-image backup-open-files drive-image
    platform: Windows
  • CloudBerry Backup

  • CloudBerry Online Backup provides a powerful Backup and Restore program designed to leverage Amazon S3 storage to make your disaster recovery plan simple, reliable, and affordable.

    tags: backup-and-restore onedrive-integration online-backup
    platform: Mac OS X Windows Linux