Cloud Backup Solutions and Tools

Cloud Backup

Cloud backup solutions allow offsite cloud backup. Handy Backup provides plug-ins and functions for easy, convenient backup to such clouds as Google Drive, Dropbox, OneDrive, Box, S3 and WebDAV-driven cloud services, either public or private.

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Version 8.1.2, built on 21 February 2020
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Features of Best Cloud Backup Solutions

Offsite Data Storage

No peril that can strike your main computer, laptop or even a local network infrastructure can also attack your data copies stored on cloud backup solutions! Clouds protect your backups from any local troubles including theft, hardware mishaps, arsons or even extraterrestrial invasion onto your office!

Free Access to Backup Data

You can restore your backups from any point of the world, presuming this point has an Internet connection. To set things even more convenient, Handy Backup allows manual operations with unprotected backups, and even automatic restore of backups manually moved to other places!

Reliable Data Keeping

Forget to be nervous about quantity and quality of your hardware, as well as about efficiency of firewalls, antiviruses, garbage cleaners and other software for storing data! All these functions are now at the hands of the skilled staff maintaining your cloud accounts. Think about results, not about tools!

Popular Cloud Backup Solutions

  • Google Drive Backup, the part of integrated Google service.
  • OneDrive Backup, the "default" Windows cloud backup solution.
  • Amazon S3 Backup, the online storage tool for business-level data.
  • S3 Cloud Backup, for governing backup and recovery operations for S3-based clouds (e.g. backup to Wasabi).
  • Dropbox Backup, the popular cloud solution for data sharing based on Amazon.
  • Backblaze Backup, the newest of "big" popular clouds with many additional functions.
  • WebDAV Backup, a common multi-cloud interface for accessing most existing cloud backup services.
Plug-ins for Most Popular Clouds

Using Handy Backup as Cloud Backup Software

To utilize cloud backup solutions, Handy Backup provides some storage plug-ins, dedicated for establishing connections and exchanging data with cloud software tools listed above. The list of plug-ins updates on a regular basis; therefore, we are recommending updating your Handy Backup constantly!

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Version 8.1.2, built on 21 February 2020. 106 MB
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Handy Backup Small Business

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Principal Advantages of Handy Backup

Scheduling Tasks

You can schedule start of any task using a offsite backup utility to some exact time, with a preset interval of repeating from a minute to a couple of months, as well as link a task with some system event, such as user logon/logoff or plugging a task-related USB data device into a computer.

Automatic Cloud Backup Solution


Each cloud backup tool, as well as any data or storage plug-in available, fully automates operations of backup and recovery with a selected cloud storage, including searching data, establishing connections, tuning up data flow and securing the information.

Advanced Backup Options

Advanced Backup Options

Handy Backup allows such things as taking partition backups, (incremental, differential and mixed), saving many versions of datasets, making time stamps on backup folder names, encrypting and compressing the information, and running software before and after a task.

How to Use Cloud Backup for Saving Your Data?

Create a new Handy backup task. Select a backup task on Step 1, and then choose data for a backup dataset on Step 2. Go to Step 3 and here select either one of dedicated cloud plug-ins (Dropbox, Google Drive, OneDrive etc.) or common cloud interfaces (WebDAV or S3 Cloud).

Cloud Backup for Saving Your Data

In you do not have a connection to selected cloud types, click "Create a connection…" and enter your login data for a cloud account. This operation will open a browser window with Web interface for a selected cloud, so enter your connection data and then allow using Handy Backup for cloud storage.

Note: After this step, a new connection name will appear in the plug-in window. Click onto it and enter the cloud via Handy backup. Here, select a subfolder where you will store your backups created by this particular task.

Cloud Backup for Content

Cloud Backup for Content

You can also save data from a cloud. For this, select a plug-in on Step 2, in the "Cloud" group. Choose an existing connection or create a new as described before, and then select data from your account for making an automatic cloud backup task.

Download Handy Backup

Version 8.1.2, built on 21 February 2020
106 MB

Try Handy Backup as your trusted solution for cloud backup services, by downloading and installing a newest version of the program (with all plug-ins and functions available) for a 30-day trial period.


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