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[Discuss] CrashPlan Home is discontinued - what's next?

On Mon, Aug 28, 2017 at 11:18:17AM -0700, Rich Braun wrote:
> As of next summer, there won't be any more low-cost CrashPlan backup service
> for us Linux users. I liked the fact that its backup engine supports both the
> CrashPlan cloud service and private backups between servers.
> There are some others, like the ones reviewed here, but nothing ideal:
> I always use two separate services (at the moment, CrashPlan plus a homebrew
> set of scripts based on rsnapshot) because one's bound to fail.  What's your
> strategy? And what will fill the CrashPlan void?

For people who don't need fancy interfaces and hand-holding, is probably a good choice.

Simple pricing:

Technically competent:


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