About this software:
Areca Backup allows you to select a set of files / directories to back-up, choose where and how (as a simple file copy, as a zip archive, etc) they will be stored, and configure post-backup actions (like sending backup reports by email or launching custom shell scripts).
Areca Backup is a simple and open source file backup tool that's been designed in Java. It supports data compression & encryption, incremental backup, file history explorer and many other features.
Areca Backup also currently includes a transaction mechanism which guarantees your backups' integrity.
Version 7.5 is a freeware program which does not have restrictions and it's free so it doesn't cost anything.
Virus and Malware Tests: The program has been tested with several antivirus applications and has tested clean of viruses, malware or trojans.