FTP backup is support ed by Backup4all. You can backup your data t o a remot e comput er or device using
FTP (File Transfer Protocol) connection. This is a practical remote backup destination as it allows you to
store important files offsite. It can be considered as an additional protection against data loss as the
result of hardware failure or other disasters.
Remot e backup t o FTP is suit able for:
Regular users - can be used as a personal remote backup solut ion, prot ecting your data against
theft, fire or other disasters that could affect your hardware. If you are a dynamic person that
t ravels a lot t hen an ft p backup is a must because you can access your remot e backed up data
on t he FTP server from any computer, given t hat you ent er the security details known only by
Computer Consultants - if you are an individual or a company t hat provides consult ing services
t hen you can install Backup4all on your client s' computers and set it so that it does
automat ically t he FTP backup. You are sure this way that their important dat a is backed up. The
advantage: there is no need for their manual intervention, not to mention that if you set
Backup4all t o send email not ifications, you will receive information on t he st atus of t heir backup
without visiting directly with them.
Host ing companies - as a host ing company, your clients need t o know exactly t he value t hey get
using your services. Offering a reliable online backup solution increases the value of your service
but this depends on the remote backup software used too. Backup4all is the best choice for
your clients given its simplicity and reliability. If you are interested in offering your clients our
remot e backup software as an online backup solut ion, contact us atsal es@backu p4al l .com
Companies - even if the company policy includes backing up locally as a must , you have t o
consider a remot e backup solution too. This gives your company an addit ional securit y option
against natural disasters, theft, fire, local hardware fails.
Outsourcing companies - if you are outsourcing work to freelancers or other companies, or if
you have employees working on different locations, you know that backing up offsite files is very
difficult. In the same time, your success depends on their work too, thus you need to use FTP
backup to have their work protected.
Using Backup4all you can easily backup t o FTP by select ing your FTP server as a destinat ion. You can
define the FTP configuration and using the security det ails t hat you have (username/ password) your
data can be backed up onto t he FTP server.
Once the connection is defined and t ested, you can set this as an aut omatic schedule wit h email
notifications enabled, to have a fully online backup solution with minimum manual intervention.
Advanced features in Backup4all’s FTP backup:SSL encr ypt i on, proxy server, passive mode