There are several popular services that backup your computer files over the Internet. Carbonite and Mozy are two of the more popular offerings marketed and advertised as backup service providers.

However, when shopping for a backup solution to fit your needs, it’s important to include online file storage services as well since they provide the same backup functionality as well as additional features such as collaboration, file sharing, and mobile access. Amazon Cloud DriveBox.comDropbox.comGoogle Docs, and Microsoft SkyDrive. Most of the above services are HIPA compliant.

Of all the options above, has numerous advantages. [More…]