Redundant Backup and Offsite Replication with FreeNAS and Crashplan

Crashplan and FreeNAS

Admittedly this article is a bit of a divergence from the usual round of website related content that we post here; however, we recently completed an overhaul of our backup solution and felt that it would be a worthwhile discussion topic. These days, everyone has digital data that they value and need to preserve, but given the plethora of backup options out there the choices can get a bit overwhelming, particularly to those who are not information technology professionals.