Brothers in Tech

Hosted ByAlan Jackson & Brian Jackson

Whether you are the person who everyone calls for tech support, are the person who is doing the calling, or simply interested in technology…this podcast is for you!

Back-Up – Deep Dive #1: Local Backup Options

So, we have convinced you that however boring it might be (unless you are Alan), you need to have a solid backup strategy. What are the software options for making this happen? In the first deep-dive episode regarding data backup, the Brothers discuss the options for creating and maintaining a local backup, including:

  • Time Machine (Mac)
  • Windows Backup (Windows)
  • Others…

In addition, the “BiTS” (Brothers in Tech Suggestions):

  • Brian’s Pick = Get Backup Pro: Software (Mac only) that will allow you to customize the files, timing, and location of backup processes.$19.99 (one-time) to purchase, but also included in SetApp (subscription).
  • Alan’s PickChronoSync Express: Software (Mac only) that will allow you to synchronize two folders (where changing one will automatically change the other, backup, and scheduling. $49.99 (one-time) to purchase, but also Included in SetApp (for Mac users)

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