What Other People Say About rsync.net

Testimonials, Awards, Reviews and Discussions




"You do a really great service. We're happy with it and see no alternative. Immutable snapshots is the thing, like an easy alternative to air-gap. And the support team is excellent and competent."

Aleksandr Dezhin, CTO, NextGIS - June 2024


"The expertise level of the staff, the reasonable prices, and the integrity of the service makes it all easy, and well within even the most meager of budgets."

April Johnson, Seattle Public Schools


"Service Providers: Let Rsync.net Teach You How to Treat Customers."

Stephen O'Grady, RedMonk


I really love the service ... it's reliable, easy to connect to and quite versatile."

Rutger Heijmerikx, checksum.org


"Unlike many backup storage services, Rsync.net doesn't constrain you to web-based tools or customized apps."

Lifehacker.com - "rsync.net: flexible managed backup service" - March 27, 2006.


"I am VERY HAPPY. I will be spreading the word to all I know about your great service."

Julie Young, Chess For Success


"Their support is above and beyond what I expected ... these guys get it and are great to work with."

Greg Lincoln, mazin.net


"It was like finding a hidden gem in a sea of overpriced clouds."

My Backup Story: rsync.net




Lifehacker.com - "rsync.net: flexible managed backup service" - March 27, 2006.

Bestbackups.com - "Best Backups - General Server Backups" - Dec 28, 2014.

Ars Technica - "ZFS Replication to the cloud is finally here - and it's fast!" - Dec 17, 2015.

HostingAdvice - Manage Cloud Storage Securely and Reliably with Off-Site Server Backups from rsync.net - May 24, 2021.


Linux Format Magazine (print) - "Online Backup Comparison" - July 2007.




Linux Format Magazine (print) - Winner - Best Online Backup for Linux - July 2007.




Rsync.net - a cloud service done the right way - Discussion thread on HackerNews

Show HN: Cloud Storage with ZFS send and receive over SSH - Discussion thread on HackerNews

rsync.net Customer Testimonials on reddit.com

Quora.com - What is the most secure online data backup service?

rsync.net @ mazin.net


HOWTOs and Tutorials Focused on rsync.net


Remote backups with Borg and rsync.net - Explains using the borg backup tool with rsync.net cloud storage


The rsync.net Advantage


For over 13 years, thousands of customers have enjoyed our "Open Standards, Common Sense" approach to offsite backup.

You will receive unlimited, free technical support, over phone and email, for any use you make of our product.

Further, you will enjoy our comprehensive compliance with HIPAA/HITECH, Sarbanes-Oxley and PCI, as well as SAS 70 Type II facilities (US Only).

Finally, you will have a partner in your contingency planning, with a phone number to call when things go wrong.


More Information


rsync.net publishes a wide array of support documents as well as a FAQ

You, or your CEO, may find our CEO Page useful.

Please see our HIPAA and Sarbanes-Oxley compliance statements.

Contact info@rsync.net for more information, and answers to your questions.





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