BOSTON, July 25, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- With summer travel season in full swing, Carbonite, Inc. (NASDAQ: CARB), a leading provider of online backup solutions for consumers and small to medium sized businesses, allows people to remain connected to their important files while out of the office, whether they are camping, on a beach or out of the country.
For small business owners who may be reluctant to take a vacation away from their business, Carbonite's anytime, anywhere access allows them to remotely access his or her own backed up files from nearly any internet-connected device, including computers, smartphones or tablets. Knowing their backed up files are accessible from anywhere with an internet connection offers small business owners peace of mind – a necessity when taking that well-deserved vacation.
In addition to remote access, Carbonite automatically and continually backs up business files anytime a business' computers are on and connected to the internet. Business owners can check in on their backup by using a simple browser-based dashboard that shows the status of individual computers and overall storage levels.
Carbonite Business is easy to install and use, and backs up an unlimited number of computers, as well as external hard drives and NAS devices for a low flat fee. Once the software is installed, online backup happens automatically in the background, and if needed, restoring files takes just a few clicks of a mouse. Backed up data is encrypted at all times using the same level of encryption used for online banking, and is stored off-site at one of Carbonite's state-of-the-art data centers, protecting a business' backup from theft, fire, water damage and anything else that can happen at an office.
Starting at just $229 per year, Carbonite offers an affordable, reliable way for small to medium sized businesses to back up their valuable data. Carbonite Business backs up an unlimited number of computers for a predictable, flat fee with 250GB of storage included. Carbonite Business Premier backs up an unlimited number of computers and Windows servers with 500GB of storage included. Businesses can easily add supplemental storage packs should their storage needs surpass the GBs provided with their selected plans.
Small business owners interested in protecting their business files while ensuring they always have access to them remotely – even on vacation – can start a free trial of Carbonite by visiting http://www.carbonite.com. For more information about Carbonite, please visit www.Carbonite.com or connect with Carbonite at Facebook.com/CarboniteOnlineBackup or on Twitter at @CarboniteBiz.
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