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Rsnapshot Alternatives

Rsnapshot is described as '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' and is an app in the backup & sync category. There are more than 25 alternatives to Rsnapshot for a variety of platforms, including Linux, Windows, Mac, BSD and Cygwin. The best alternative is rsync, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Rsnapshot are Déjà Dup, BorgBackup, Time Machine and Back In Time.

Rsnapshot alternatives are mainly File Sync Tools but may also be System Restore Tools or Backup Clients. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Rsnapshot.
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  1. rsync icon

    rsync

    • Linux
    • BSD
    • Cygwin
    • Haiku
    125 alternatives to rsync 

    rsync is a software application for Unix which synchronizes files and directories from one location to another while minimizing data transfer using delta encoding when appropriate. An important feature of rsync not found in most similar programs/protocols is that the mirroring...

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    1.  Command line interfacersync either have CLI support or is a CLI-only app.
    2.  Schedule Backuprsync supports scheduling of your backups at specific times or intervals.
    3.  Cloud SyncSync your data (notes, documents, bookmarks, etc.) across your different devices and to the cloud.
    4.  Encrypted Backuprsync uses encryption algorithms to keep your files safe as well as prevent unauthorized access.
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    Déjà Dup

    87 alternatives to Déjà Dup 

    Déjà Dup is a simple backup tool. It hides the complexity of doing backups the Right Way (encrypted, off-site, and regularly) and uses Duplicity as the backend.

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    1.  Encrypted BackupDéjà Dup uses encryption algorithms to keep your files safe as well as prevent unauthorized access.
    2.  Schedule BackupDéjà Dup supports scheduling of your backups at specific times or intervals.
    3.  Incremental BackupDéjà Dup supports incremental backups (only back up the changed or new-added data since the last backup).
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    BorgBackup

    • Mac
    • Linux
    • BSD
    • Arch Linux
    • Fedora
    • Cygwin
    • Ubuntu
    • Debian
    26 alternatives to BorgBackup 

    BorgBackup (short: Borg) is a deduplicating backup program. Optionally, it supports compression and authenticated encryption.

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    1.  Incremental BackupBorgBackup supports incremental backups (only back up the changed or new-added data since the last backup).
    2.  Automatic BackupBorgBackup will automatically back up your data periodically.
    3.  Encrypted BackupBorgBackup uses encryption algorithms to keep your files safe as well as prevent unauthorized access.
    4.  AES-256 EncryptionBorgBackup has AES-256 Encryption, i.e. very strong security.
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    Time Machine

    • Mac
    90 alternatives to Time Machine 

    Time Machine is the breakthrough automatic backup that’s built right into Mac OS X. It keeps an up-to-date copy of everything on your Mac — digital photos, music, movies, TV shows, and documents. Now, if you ever have the need, you can easily go back in time to recover anything.

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    1.  Automatic BackupTime Machine will automatically back up your data periodically.
    2.  Encrypted BackupTime Machine uses encryption algorithms to keep your files safe as well as prevent unauthorized access.
    3.  Schedule BackupTime Machine supports scheduling of your backups at specific times or intervals.
    4.  File VersioningTime Machine has a version system that lets you view and go back to older versions of the project/file/document.
    5.  Incremental BackupTime Machine supports incremental backups (only back up the changed or new-added data since the last backup).
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    Back In Time

    • Linux
    50 alternatives to Back In Time 

    Back In Time is a simple backup tool for Linux, inspired by "FlyBack project".

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    1.  Incremental BackupBack In Time supports incremental backups (only back up the changed or new-added data since the last backup).
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    rdiff-backup

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    • Linux
    77 alternatives to rdiff-backup 

    rdiff-backup backs up one directory to another, possibly over a network. The target directory ends up a copy of the source directory, but extra reverse diffs are stored in a special subdirectory of that target directory, so you can still recover files lost some time ago.

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    Duplicacy

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    79 alternatives to Duplicacy 

    Duplicacy is a new generation local and cloud backup tool that supports cross-computer deduplication. It is free for personal use and source code is available to commercial users.

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    1.  Incremental BackupDuplicacy supports incremental backups (only back up the changed or new-added data since the last backup).
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    Bareos

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • BSD
    13 alternatives to Bareos 

    Bareos is a 100% open source fork of the backup project Bacula . Bareos is in development since late 2010, it has a lot of new features: Certified for SUSE, Red-Hat, Univention, Oracle Linux, AIX , Solaris, BSD with lots of Plugins for NetApp...

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    RsyncOSX

    116 alternatives to RsyncOSX 

    A macOS GUI for rsync.

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    1.  DecentralizedRsyncOSX is based on a decentralized infrastructure with no single entity controlling it.
    2.  End-to-End EncryptionRsyncOSX has E2E Encryption, for entire or parts of the app.
    3.  Support for RsyncRsyncOSX supports rsync, a free and open source file synchronization software.
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    Emborg

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Linux
    • BSD
    24 alternatives to Emborg 

    Emborg is a simple command line utility to orchestrate backups. It is built as a front-end to Borg, a powerful and fast deduplicating backup program. With Emborg, you specify all the details about your backups once in advance, and then use a very simple command line interface...

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    1.  Encrypted BackupEmborg uses encryption algorithms to keep your files safe as well as prevent unauthorized access.
    2.  Command line interfaceEmborg either have CLI support or is a CLI-only app.
    3.  Incremental BackupEmborg supports incremental backups (only back up the changed or new-added data since the last backup).
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