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we have a client that has issues with free backup softwares. an anyone recommend a commercial backup software with a price under 500 USD ?

it's a windows 2003 environment taking backup to a network storage .
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You won't get compression, and some other nice features -- but have you considered using Windows 2003's built-in backup utility? It's fine if you have plenty of space on that NAS device.
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windows backup also fails for many stupid reasons . it needs constant attention.
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This software isn't bad: http://www.backupassist.com/index.html

There's a trial.
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Look in my profile, you will see a website, go the Links page and then go to Nordic.
This is software used for online backup. What i typically do for clients using an onsite network storage or other device is recommend setting up an account and backing up 1 gb of data and this gives you their software to use for offline backups, you can backup system state, and no size limits.  
1 gb costs $3 /mo.
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Does he have issues with all free backup software or just the ones he has tried?   I would still take s look st cobian.   If he absolutely wants to pay, I would look at emc retrospect single sever 7.7    it is about $250
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