Review: DataHarbor Offers Cloud-Free Secure Backup


A Safe Harbor for Data

The cloud's a great place to find cost-effective backup solutions, but when security is paramount, it might be preferable to keep data on this side of the firewall. Offering such solutions is CRU DataPort, which has been targeting government agencies and their contractors, healthcare, financial, legal and other risk-averse industries since 1986. Its latest secure backup solution is DataHarbor, a secure backup appliance for small offices and departments that includes everything needed to support the backup needs of as many as 25 office systems running Mac OS and Windows for a price that's hard to beat.

As Storage Week continues, the CRN Test Center brings you a close look at this highly secure turn-key backup appliance, which includes high capacity removable disks and everything needed for disk rotation and off-site storage for about $1600 list.