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 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 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.

02 Jan

Happy New Cloud Backup 2014

During 2013 we experienced a steady and progressive uptake of our Cloud Backup service and solutions in South Africa and we continue to grow our enterprise-grade industry-leading public cloud driven by Code42 CrashPlan PROe software, CrashPlan private cloud appliances and our partnership with Code42 as the primary authorised resellers in South Africa.

19 Nov

Cloud Backup Solutions can protect you from CryptoLocker

There is a new criminal trojan doing the rounds – called CryptoLocker, it affects Windows systems, encrypts your files and holds them at ransom, requiring the end user to make a payment before the files can be decrypted. If the payment is not made by the certain deadline, their unique private decryption key is destroyed and your files will never be recoverable.

07 Nov

Cloud Backup Solutions Case Study

As an accountant with many of his own customers, it was imperative that our customer got back up and running quickly, smoothly and with the minimum of effort. He contacted us, advised his problem and we assisted him in reinstalling the backup agent, adopting his old computer using the same account, starting to restoring all his backed-up data.

17 Sep

Cloud Backup Solution Upgrade… Complete

We’ve upgraded our Cloud Backup Solution this morning to the latest version to offer the most up to date functionality. All our customer backup clients were automatically and invisibly upgraded too.

23 Aug

New Cloud Backup Service Pricing

We are very pleased to be able to advise a new pricing structure for our Cloud Backup Service effective immediately for all our existing and any new customers. The new pricing reflects the demand for greater backup sizing and offers a new tier of discount.