Local

We are a South African company and our enterprise-class Cloud Backup Solution service runs locally.

Experienced

Cloud Backup Solutions is delivered by MG IT Solutions. We have been in the IT industry since 1993 and have a broad range of experience designing and implementing solutions for customers around the world.

Reliable

The software we use has an easy install-and-forget process. You have the option of backing up to our cloud specifically for data to be held in South Africa, or for businesses, your own in-house private backup cloud appliance.

Industry Leading

Our South African based solution is powered CrashPlan, a US based company providing service to almost all of the Fortune 500 companies such as Adobe, Cisco and Apple.

Secure

All your critical data is encrypted and stored securely in either our South African backup cloud, or your own private cloud backup appliance.

Free, no obligation, 30 day trial!

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Our Service

We offer a real-time, secure, local Cloud Backup service in South Africa

  • Eliminate Risk

    Data loss can be extremely damaging, especially to companies, and usually comes at the worst time.

  • Security and Encryption

    Our Cloud Backup solution features TLS security between your device and our servers.

  • Automated Real Time Protection

    Once you install the backup agent and select what it should back up, the protection is real-time

  • Compression and Data Deduplication

    Your cloud backup agent, as well as securing your connection and encrypting your data automatically compresses

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How it works

South Africa Cloud Backup – How our service works



Our primary cloud backup solution is powered at the core by industry-leading CrashPlan PROe software, hosted locally in one of South Africa’s premier tier 1 Internet Service Providers in a datacentre in Johannesburg,

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Our Blog

Jul 13, 2017

Cloud Backup Solutions – Scheduled Maintenance

Our primary hosting service providers have advised us of a scheduled maintenance window that will af ..

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Client Testimonial

Without Cloud Backup Solutions my insurance company would have closed after all our computers were stolen – and I would have no way of recovering in just 2 days and ensuring I store my critical client documentation in line with regulatory requirements.

Jacques van der Merwe

JVDM Insurance

The restore process was incredibly smooth and I have had minimal interruption to my services I provide to my clients. I am very happy with the service and  happy to refer the product and service to my clients.

Hein van Tonder

The Number Crew - Accountants

Following our computers being stolen from our offices, we signed up for Cloud Backup Solutions. We have repeatedly been saved in various ways from loss of our client information. We recommend this service to anyone.

Carl Breuning

Carl Breuning & Associates

I’ve experimented with Azure and IT brain cloud backup (amongst others) and your solution really stands out – works the best, fantastic compression and most importantly reliable!

Dave Wood

Dynalogic Computers

MAC OS X Yosemite v10.10 is fully supported by our Cloud Backup Solution. Customers running Yosemite may be required to install Apple Java for OS X 2014-001 if not already installed, from http://support.apple.com/kb/DL1572 prior to starting the backup client.

Cloud Backup Solutions – Scheduled Maintenance

Jul 13, 2017

Our primary hosting service providers have advised us of a scheduled maintenance window that will affect the Cloud Backup Solutions service. Start Time: Friday 14 July 2017 21:00 End Time: Saturday 15 July 2017 05:00 During this time, all Clo ...

Cloud Backup Solutions – Environment and Security Upgrade

Jul 09, 2017

The Cloud Backup Solutions environment has been successfully upgraded to v6.0 of the CrashPlan PROe server platform. This upgrade brings a substantial increase in security features as well as new functionality. Existing users will see no specific changes unless force-upgrading ...

Cloud Backup Solutions – Protecting against WannaCry ransomware

May 15, 2017

Most people will probably have heard of the new WannaCry ransomware that was released on 12th May 2017. It affected major systems across the world, spreading at a ...

Cloud Backup Solutions – Trends

Jun 29, 2016

We've seen some interesting trends this year so far on the Cloud Backup Solutions platform. Firstly, a lot more new customers are signing up for our service. In particular, larger companies are realising the benefits of having a Cloud Backup Solution situated in South Africa. ...