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A free backup solution for windows and linux

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Hi Experts,

Can any one recommend a good and easy to use open source backup software for windows and linux that can backup a file and directories on a central storage?

I heard rsync, but I find it very hard to implement especially when the admin is not good in linux.
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hi,
I would like to suggest you "Amanda".
http://www.amanda.org/

You can install the backup server package in Linux box and you can take backup of Linux/windows after installing client packages in destination systems.

Just go thorough this:
http://wiki.zmanda.com/index.php/Main_Page
http://www.amanda.org/docs/README.txt

One more very good software available but to configure that you need Linux stuffs.
However just go through this.
http://www.bacula.org/en/
http://www.bacula.org/en/?page=documentation

Jay
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thanks guys for the quick answer
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