What is meant by Backup to the Cloud?

Definition of Backup to the Cloud

Cloud backup, generates the back up of the data by sending a copy of the data over a public network to an off-site server. A third-party service provider hosts the backup, who charges the customer according to the capacity, bandwidth or number of users.

A brief description of Backup to the Cloud

Cloud backup works when a cloud backup provider assign globally accessible cloud storage over the Internet or backup software via an interface or vendor API. Cloud backup storage can be utilized for the virtual storage or for the backup of the entire data or applications. Its highly flexible nature and scalable feature has made the service competent in the backup category.

Through such service you can back-up files from other than your own destination that means it can access the data via a Web browser. Just log into your account and download the wide range of data from anywhere in the world

To update or restore a cloud backup, service provider’s specific Web browser interface is accessed. In such case data can be automatically saved to the cloud backup service on a given schedule .Hence the information can be automatically backed up anytime through cloud sync.

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