Frequent Backup Helps Mitigate the Risks of Data Loss

Posted by @AOMEI

December 25, 2014

When it comes to protecting crucial data, frequent backup seems to be the most effective way. While considering backup methods, third-party software is most popular. They are specially designed to deal with such an issue.

What happens without backup?

Today people are all living in a data age that deeply depends on the storage device. However, these devices are delicate due to natural disasters and human errors. Imagine you are a crazy traveler and have been to many beautiful sight spot, you must have got numerous photos that contain you precious memories. You put these electronic pictures into your computer, only to find that your computer can not boot some day. You regret not doing a backup of them, to travel those spots also seems unrealistic. Or if you are an office worker and deal with a great many of documents everyday, without backup, you must go crazy once someone delete part of them by mistake. Examples are countless. So there is a need, or in some degree, a must, to do frequent backup to mitigate the risks of data loss.

Common ways to do backup

When referring to backup, people use different methods. For average users, some tend to copy their important data to another hard drive, while some choose to upload to clouds. For users who know more, they seek help form third party software. Such software offers multiple options for backing up and restoring, and is designed to be user-friendly.

AOMEI Backupper is a good helper in backup

For people who have encountered backup software, AOMEI Backupper is not a stranger. It composed of five editions: Standard, Standard for Win7, Professional, Server, and Technician. Among them AOMEI Backupper Standard and Standard for Win7 are two pieces of free professional backup and restore software that are easy to use for most common users. AOMEI Backupper supports system backup, disk backup, partition backup, system restore, disk, partition restore and disk partition clone and etc. With the friendly interface (or GUI), users could easily master some professional tech of backup and restore.

Interface

The Home section displays all backup jobs created by AOMEI, together with date and time of creation. It acts as a backup manager, allowing users to sort backups by time, to restore them or to create new ones.

AOMEI Backupper can make full, incremental, and differential backups. Incremental backups only back up changes since the last backup, therefore takes up the least disk space. There are some advanced settings available, such as compression, splitting the backup, and password protection. It also offers scheduling, so that you don't have to manually run backups anymore. These backups can be saved to a local drive, network folder, or external drive.

Conclusion

In a sum, it is vital to back up your data in case of data lose. As backup and recovery becomes simultaneously more and more important and challenging, people are seeking for more powerful backup tools to avoid data loss. AOMEI Backupper should definitely be a contender when choosing a good backup program. The interface is so easy to work with for anyone and it's packed full of great features. The standard edition and standard edition for win7 are free of charge and can satisfy almost all needs of average users. Other paid versions are more powerful to deal with higher requests. With AOMEI Backupper, all backup issues are not exactly rocket science.