Simple backup

A simple backup is the elementary type of files backup. Each time a compressed archive file is created, the new version of backup file replaces the old file. This backup, however simple, does not provide the required safety, compared to the Tower of Hanoi backup scheme or any other scheme involving a combination of full and incremental or differential backup and media rotation.

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Backup Software Glossary

Current glossary explains various terms that you may come across while working with Handy Backup or other backup software.

Handy Backup is a backup utility for Windows Servers and PCs that is famous for its flexibility and ease of use.

The glossary contains 219 terms. The current section Types of Backup contains 13 terms.

Other “Types of Backup” Terms

  • What is an Incremental Backup
    “An incremental backup is a backup in which only the files that have been modified since the last backup are copied. Cumulative backups and...”
  • Tar Backup
    “"Tar backup" means to backup your data using tar compression. It is very useful, for example: "by using compression, you can usually store more than...”
  • Archival Backup
    “An archival backup is a type of backup in which all files are copied to a backup storage device. Archival backups are also called full backup...”

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