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Five Linux-Compatible Online Backup and Storage Services

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Of course, you know regular computer system backups are important and it's always a good idea to store your most critical data offsite for added security. If you're a Linux user, finding a service that's compatible with your operating system isn't easy, but they do exist. Here are five online backup and storage services for personal or business use that work great with Linux.

JungleDisk - This powerful paid service provides support for both Amazon S3 and Rackspace Cloud Files storage. It completely encrypts all data and will automatically restart all background operations following a system crash or shutdown. JungleDisk archives old and deleted files for later retrieval, and relies on multiple data centers to keep your files safe. The Desktop Edition for Linux requires Linux x86, works with KDE or GNOME desktops, and includes a command-line only version for power users.

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