Having a secure & reliable backup solution is a must for any business, we offer a great selection of backup solutions to help protect your company data.


The security of your data is one of the highest priorities for any business in the digital age, Dropbox is used by millions of people and organisations worldwide for their secure cloud based storage solutions. The Computer Shop Timaru 2000 can help integrate Dropbox as a backup & storage solution for any business, which will enable you to have both secure local & offsite backups.

Dropbox account and file protection

Dropbox offers several tools to protect your account from attacks. To help keep your files safe including two-step verification Dropbox is designed with multiple layers of protection across a distributed, reliable infrastructure. Securely access files from desktop, web, and mobile, or through connected third-party apps.

File & Content Sharing

Share any file or folder easily with anyone, hassle free. You can control the amount of access to a shared file or folder with great flexability.

How you privacy is protected

Dropbox have designed policies and controls to safeguard the collection, use, and disclosure of your information to protect your files from unauthorized access using industry wide 256-bit advanced encrpytion.

File Recovery & version history

Dropbox saves a history of all deleted and previous versions of files, and allows you to restore them for up to 180 days on a business plan to recover deleted files.

Flexible syncing of all your files across all your devices

It’s easy to make your files accessible on your daily commute to work or on vacation. Save a file to the Dropbox folder on your computer, and it will synchronize automatically to your mobile device. Cloud file sync is available on multiple devices and platforms, from Windows and Mac to mobile devices like iPhone, iPad and Android via the Dropbox mobile app.

Newly saved or updated files are automatically synced everywhere, so you don’t have to spend time emailing the newest versions to collaborators. And you can be reassured that all your important files are completely synced by looking for the green checkmark.

Dropbox Smart Sync

With Dropbox Smart Sync, free up precious hard drive space by sending files to the cloud. Even though they are cloud synced and stored, you’ll still be able to view every folder and file from your desktop, and can view all your files stored offline for when an internet connection isn’t present.

Contact The Computer Shop Timaru 2000 to discuss all your backup software and cloud based solutions for your business. We recommend investing in a comprehensive back up solution as one of your best protections against online threats and equipment failure, as well as physical risk in terms of damage to your premises by fire, theft, earthquake or flood.