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17 Oct

Cloud Backup Solutions – Mac OS X Yosemite

Please note that there are known issues with the backup client running on MAC OS X Yosemite that was released last night, and we urge you to delay upgrading at least for a few days. Today, if you upgrade your Mac to Yosemite: Real-time backups will not take place File changes will only back up … Continue reading Cloud Backup Solutions – Mac OS X Yosemite

15 Oct

Cloud Backup Solutions – Serious About Security

Our Cloud Backup service uses 448 bit blowfish encryption locally on your computer to ensure that your files are encrypted prior to transmission over a TLS secured connection to our cloud servers. Additionally, because we are serious about security, the Cloud Backup Solutions website is now 100% secured by SSL. This means that even the … Continue reading Cloud Backup Solutions – Serious About Security

17 Sep

Cloud Backup Solutions – Parent company rebranding

Last week our parent company rebranded from Eirteic Africa to Envisage Solutions. The reason for the rebranding is separation of our marketing from our parent company in Europe.

13 Aug

Cloud Backup Solutions Functionality

Did you know that our Cloud Backup client features the ability to “pause” your backup by telling it to sleep for a predetermined period? For example, if you’re downloading a large file in the office at work and want to save some bandwidth, because your backup runs continuously in the background you can tell it … Continue reading Cloud Backup Solutions Functionality

05 Jun

Cloud Backup Solutions – Backup Awareness Month

June is Backup Awareness Month. During this time, Cloud Backup Solutions are offering a 5% discount for life on any new signups. Our secure, resilient, encrypted backup service is leading the field in South Africa and we offer a 30 day free trial with no obligations. Back up as much as you wish on as … Continue reading Cloud Backup Solutions – Backup Awareness Month

23 May

Rapid adoption of Cloud Backup in South Africa

Recently we have seen a spike in the adoption of our Cloud Backup service in South Africa, which means we are doing something right. We’re protecting the critical data of our customers, providing them with a cost-effective, easy to use, secure and reliable service whilst offering first class levels of support included. We’re also seeing … Continue reading Rapid adoption of Cloud Backup in South Africa

10 Apr

Cloud Backup Solutions Security Update

A serious vulnerability in the OpenSSL library was published on April 7th 2014 as CVE-2014-0160. This bug is being referred to as Heartbleed and more information can be found at www.heartbleed.com. This is the software that drives secure websites, sometimes referred to as SSL or HTTPS websites, and affects many millions of secure sites globally. … Continue reading Cloud Backup Solutions Security Update

04 Mar

Cloud Backup Solutions – World Backup Day 31st March

Have you heard about World Backup Day 31st March? It’s the one day in the year when you can pledge to ensure that your critical files and folders are backed up. There is a really good website at www.worldbackupday.com where you can find out more information, guides, offers and more. Cloud Backup Services are promoting … Continue reading Cloud Backup Solutions – World Backup Day 31st March

27 Feb

Cloud Backup Solutions – Insurance for your data – pricing examples

At Cloud Backup Solutions we regularly hear from new customers who ask about our pricing model. In creating three price tiers, we try to accommodate everyone, from the home user to the large corporations who have a business requirement to store their critical data offsite.

27 Jan

Can you afford not to have a Cloud Backup?

We hear all too regularly about customers who sign up to our Cloud Backup Service re-actively, i.e. after they have experienced a hardware failure, data loss, the time they have spent to try and recover, potential lost business after being unable to retrieve all their data.