Freeware to automatically backup router/switch/firewall configs?

I'm currently managing 3 different environments with about 10-15 networking devices per environment. Devices include Dell PowerConnect switches, Cisco Catalyst switches, and Checkpoint firewalls. Does anyone know of freeware that will allow me to automate configuration backups? The more features the better.


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Mohammed KhawajaManager - Infrastructure:  Information TechnologyCommented:
Four choices come to my mind:

ConfigBack (
Rancid (
GoSweet (
SpiceWorks (

Just remember that most tools are Unix based with the exception of SpiceWorks.  If you don't mind paying for something really reliable then look at SolarWinds (

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Serengeti-AdminAuthor Commented:
Thanks for the info and quick responses!
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