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)
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 Pick = ChronoSync 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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