Alternatives to Time Machine for all platforms with Open Source License

  • Duplicati icon

    Duplicati

    Duplicati is the only portable backup program, able to send backups in encrypted form to another computer or SkyDrive using one of...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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    Back In Time

    Back In Time is a simple backup tool for Linux inspired from FlyBack and "TimeVault". The backup is done by taking...

    Open Source Linux

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    Déjà Dup

    Déjà Dup is a simple backup tool. It hides the complexity of doing backups the 'right way' (encrypted, off-site, and...

    Open Source Linux

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    TimeShift

    Incremental backup like Microsoft System Restore or Apple Time Machine. Can also backup the whole linux distribution included the...

    Open Source Linux

  • Systemback icon

    Systemback

    Simple system backup and restore application with extra features. Systemback makes it easy to create backups of system and users...

    Open Source Linux

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    rdiff-backup Discontinued

    rdiff-backup backs up one directory to another, possibly over a network. The target directory ends up a copy of the source directory...

    Open Source Windows Linux

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    Lethe Discontinued

    Lethe is a Deep Freeze -like partition freezing software for Debian GNU/Linux and Lihuen GNU/Linux...

    Open Source Linux

  • Duplicity

    Duplicity is a software suite that provides encrypted, digitally signed, versioned, remote backup of files requiring little of the...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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    FlyBack

    FlyBack is an open source backup utility based on Git and modeled loosely after Apple's...

    Open Source Linux

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    LBackup

    An rsync based backup solution for *NIX based system(s), with a flexible scripting subsystem which provides a range of advanced...

    Open Source Mac Linux

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    MKSBackup

    MKSBackup is a free front-end for common backup tools like MS Windows ntbackup, and it successor wbadmin, Un*x tools like tar, but...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • SnapRunner

    snaprunner is a wrapper script in Python which adds some functionality to Drive SnapShot. It's an open source command line...

    Open Source Windows Drive SnapShot

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    Cronopete

    Cronopete is a Linux clone of Time Machine , the backup utility for Mac from Apple. It aims to mimic it as closely as possible.

    Open Source Linux

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    Time Drive

    With Time Drive it’s easy to keep all of your files files, photos, music and documents backed up. Just set it up, and then let Time...

    Open Source Mac Linux

  • FSArchiver

    FSArchiver is a system tool that allows you to save the contents of a file system to a compressed archive file. The file system can be...

    Open Source Linux

  • fwbackups Discontinued

    fwbackups is a feature-rich user backup program that allows you to backup your documents anytime, anywhere. It is completely free to...

    Open Source Windows Linux

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    Rsnapshot

    rsnapshot is a rsync based backup utillity, providing filesystem snapshot functionality. It can...

    Open Source Linux