Online backup with email notification
June 9, 2011 11:06 AM   Subscribe

Can you recommend an online backup service with email notifications?

Our small non-profit would like to backup three computers with an online service that provides email notifications: 1) of backup failures and 2) if a backup has not been completed in a certain period of time (e.g. a week). We currently use Mozy for backups, but sometimes backups fail or just don't happen for a long time for whatever reason. Mozy will pop a notification up on the users computer, but they may just ignore the warning. I'd prefer to have notifications sent by email so that we can insure that backups happen regularly.
posted by ssg to Computers & Internet (2 answers total) 1 user marked this as a favorite
I recently switched from Mozy to CrashPlan and CrashPlan does indeed have email notifications. I've also been happier with the program itself - just seems to backup faster and use fewer resources than Mozy.
posted by alaijmw at 11:08 AM on June 9, 2011

Ive been using Jungledisk for about a year now, and they've been fantastic.
posted by Exploding Gutbuster at 6:17 AM on June 13, 2011

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