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Amanda Alternatives

Amanda is described as 'is the most popular open source backup and recovery software in the world. Amanda protects more than a million servers and desktops running various versions of Linux, UNIX, BSD, Mac OS-X and Microsoft Windows operating systems worldwide' and is an app in the backup & sync category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Amanda for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Mac, Online / Web-based and Android. The best alternative is UrBackup, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Amanda are CrashPlan, Bacula, Proxmox Backup Server and Areca Backup.

Amanda alternatives are mainly Online Backup Tools but may also be Cloud Storage Services or Backup Clients. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Amanda.
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  • Free PersonalProprietary
  • Windows
  • Linux
  • Online

Amanda is the most popular open source backup and recovery software in the world. Amanda protects more than a million...

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  1. UrBackup is a open source client/server backup system, that through a combination of image and file backups accomplishes both data safety and a fast restoration time.

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  2. Data Protection for SMBs with Cloud Backup.

    Desktop app. Works on Windows, OS X, and Linux.


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    Bacula

    • Free PersonalOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • FreeBSD
    • OpenBSD

    Bacula is a set of computer programs that permit managing backup, recovery, and verification of computer data across a network of computers of different kinds.

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    Proxmox Backup Server

    • FreemiumOpen Source
    • Linux
    • Self-Hosted
    • Debian

    Proxmox Backup Server is an enterprise backup solution, for backing up and restoring VMs, containers, and physical hosts. By supporting incremental, fully deduplicated backups, Proxmox Backup Server significantly reduces network load and saves valuable storage space.

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  5. Areca Backup is a file backup software which can be run on Windows or Linux. It creates backup copies (which can be encrypted and compressed) of your files and stores them on external drives, USB keys, FTP servers, supporting incremental, differential and full backups.

    Discontinued

    Last Update: 2015-08-26. See https://sourceforge.net/projects/areca/

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    BackupPC

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Online
    • Android
    • Android Tablet

    BackupPC is a high-performance, enterprise-grade system for backing up Linux, WinXX and MacOSX PCs and laptops to a server's disk. BackupPC is highly configurable and easy to install and maintain.

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    ShadowProtect

    • Windows
    • Linux

    Fast and reliable disk-based backup that captures full, differential and incremental point-in-time backup images of your entire system. This includes the operating system, applications, configuration settings and data.

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    Rsnapshot

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Linux

    rsnapshot is a rsync based backup utillity, providing filesystem snapshot functionality. It can take incremental snapshots of local and remote filesystems for any number of machines.

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    Wasabi

    • Online

    Storage made simple. Faster than Amazon's S3. Less expensive than Glacier.

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  10. Veritas Backup Exec icon

    Veritas Backup Exec

    • Windows

    Backup Exec gives you simple, complete backup and recovery protection for your business—to cover all data wherever it resides.

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