differential backup

backup method which copies only files which have been changed since the last backup

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • Areca Backup — Entwickler Olivier Petrucci Internationalisierung: Stephane Brunel Aktuelle Version 7.2.2 (28. August 2011) Betriebssystem Alle Betriebssysteme mit Java Laufzeitumgebung v1.4.2 oder neuer Kategorie …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • full backup —    A backup that includes all files on a hard disk or set of hard disks. A network administrator must decide how often to perform a full backup, balancing the need for security against the time taken for the backup.    See also differential… …   Dictionary of networking

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