Norton Ghost is a great solution for people looking to back-up their pc. Buy.com is currently offering this $69.99 product for free, after mail-in rebates.
Key features include:
- Backs up everything on your computerâ€”digital music, photos, financial documents, applications, settings, operating system, etc.â€”in one easy step.
- Recovers your system and data even when you can’t restart your operating system.
- Makes incremental backups to maximize space and save time.
- Makes backups on the fly, without restarting your system.
- Backs up to almost any media, including CDR/RW and DVD+-R/RW drives, external hard-drives, and Zip and Jaz drives.
- Automatically creates an initial backup schedule based on your computer’s configuration.
- Automatically detects storage devices, analyzes your system, and offers â€œpracticeâ€ backup advice during installation.
- Triggers backups on key events, like new program installations or user logins.
- Creates new backups on demand with One Button â€œBackup Up Nowâ€
- Encrypts backups to help keep them secure.