HP Has A New Online Backup Tool For You

Hewlett-Packard has a range of backup solutions, online and hardware based to tape or CD. Today, Newport International Group Inc. announced that HP will sell Newport’s online backup tool, Spare Backup, on HP.com.
There are many online backup solutions you can consider such as that from Backupmyinfo.com and others.
The press release reads the Spare Backup service on its own instantly recognizes files on the user’s hard drive, including Outlook emails, Word documents, Excel spreadsheets, digital photos, QuickBooks files and MP3 music file and more. Each file, along with the data needed to preserve its unique look and feel, is then replicated, encrypted twice and transported over the user’s broadband Internet connection every weeknight. From there, the backup files are stored in Spare’s twin secure data centers, where they are accessible from any high-speed Internet-connected computer anywhere.
As part of HP’s commitment to small businesses, the company will offer Spare Backup service via their ecommerce Web site. Two months of free service will also be provided as a special promotion to customers who purchase selected hardware and peripherals through the HP site. The Spare Backup service backs up individual desktop and notebook computers and normally costs $15.99 a month. HP will offer discounted plans of six-months, one-year and two-years pre-paid service. All of the Spare Backup service plans include up to 5 gigabytes of secure, remote storage.