World Backup Day World Backup Day

Did you know that 29% of data loss cases are accidental? As World Backup Day nears, we think back on all the incidents, data loss scares, and near-disasters that we've experienced over the years – and how grateful we were to have backup during those times!

If you use Microsoft 365/Office 365, Hyper-V or VMware, celebrate with us. All you have to do is sign up for a 30-day free trial of either Altaro VM Backup or Altaro Office 365 Backup – it's your choice!

What can you win?

  • Receive a guaranteed $20 Amazon gift card when you sign up for and use the trial of Altaro Office 365 Backup or Altaro VM Backup
  • Get a chance to WIN one of the Grand Prizes by completing the sentence "You know you're a SysAdmin when...".

Choose your free trial, sign up & WIN one of many exciting prizes!

Choose your preferred free trial:
About Altaro heading

Altaro develops award-winning backup solutions for managed service providers, IT resellers and companies. With 50,000+ customers in 121+ countries, 10,000 partners and 2,000+ MSPs, Altaro provides affordable, easy-to-use, enterprise-class functionality coupled with outstanding 24/7 support. Altaro is a one-stop-shop for backup and recovery, providing solutions for Hyper-V and VMware; Microsoft 365 mailboxes, OneDrive and SharePoint; roaming and on-premise endpoints; and physical Windows servers. Altaro also offers monthly subscription programs for MSPs, through which MSPs can manage all their different types of backups from one central multi-tenant console, across all their customers. Altaro forms part of the Hornetsecurity Group.

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Altaro Office 365 Backup enables you to back up and recover all your company's Microsoft Office 365 mailboxes, Teams, and files stored within OneDrive and SharePoint, automatically backing them up to a secure data center. 24/7 support included.
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Altaro VM Backup is an award-winning virtual machine backup and replication solution for Hyper-V and VMware environments. Designed for IT departments, IT resellers and consultants and Managed Service Providers (MSPs), the solution provides robust, streamlined, enterprise-level functionality. It is characterised by ease of use, speed, affordability and superior 24/7 support.
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Oculus Quest 2 — Advanced All-In-One Virtual Reality Headset

  • - Next-level Hardware - Make every move count with a blazing-fast processor and our highest-resolution display
  • - All-In-One Gaming - With backward compatibility, you can explore new titles and old favorites in the expansive Quest content library
  • - Premium custom carrying case for Oculus Quest 2 with durable protection
  • - Fits the Oculus Quest 2 headset, controllers, charging cable and power adapter
  • - Premium Display - Catch every detail with a stunning display that features 50% more pixels than the original Quest
  • - Ultimate Control - Redesigned Oculus Touch controllers transport your movements directly into VR with intuitive controls
  • - PC VR Compatible - Step into incredible Oculus Rift titles by connecting an Oculus Link cable to a compatible gaming PC. Oculus Link Cable sold separately
  • - 3D Cinematic Sound - Hear in all directions with built-in speakers that deliver cinematic 3D positional audio

Cololight Hexagon Wall Light APP Controlled, Smart Wall-Mounted DIY Geometric Modular Assembled RGB led Colorful Light

  • - 【SMART CONTROLL】: Cololight hexagon lights can work with Homekit, Alexa, Google Assistant, Stream desk and etc. You can control the light panels anywhere anytime anything with your voice, like color, brightness, time setting. (only PLUS with Homekit, Android devices can use PRO version)
  • - 【DANCE WITH MUSIC】 : Cololight hexagon led lights have built-in pickup modules that pick up audio and make the entire room light respond to sound. Own our RGB wall lights and No need to worry about the light monotonous uninteresting.
  • - 【BREATHTAKING LIGHT EFFECTS】 : Winner of the CES 2019 Innovation Award. Each hexagon light panel with 19 light beads can Customize 16M Colors, over 70 Dynamic Effect, Brightness & change speed via Cololight APP. Even can independent control each beads to create unique light effects.
  • - 【CUSTOMIZE ROOM DECORATION】: Use Cololight hexagon lights panels to set up your favorite shape, and through the wall kit to install our gaming lights on the wall or use base on the table as night lights. Cololight hexagon light in any order you want for a shape that's truly your own style.

Das Keyboard 4 Professional Wired Mechanical Keyboard

  • - 4 PROFESSIONAL MECHANICAL KEYBOARD - The thinnest mechanical keyboard in the world! The combination of tactile feel, the psycho-acoustic experience and incredible craftsmanship all deliver an unmatched typing experience that only Das Keyboard 4 offers. With a Das Keyboard 4, you'll type faster and longer. It feels so good, you won't want to stop.
  • - PREMIUM SOFT TACTILE EXPERIENCE - Best-in-class Cherry MX Brown mechanical key switches provide tactile and audio feedback so accurate it allows you to execute every keystroke with lightning-fast precision. Factory lubricated stabilizers on large keys for smooth typing with bumps on the F and J keys. The Soft Pressure Point switch technology makes the mechanical keyboard less clicky while providing an awesome tactile experience.
  • - UP TO 50 MILLION KEYSTROKES - Laser-etched keycaps for maximum durability are paired with Cherry MX Brown switches, giving your new mechanical keyboard life up to 50 million keystrokes. High-performance, gold-plated switches provide the best contact and typing experience because, unlike other metals, gold does not rust, increasing the lifespan of the switch.
  • - FULL N-KEY ROLLOVER - Fast typists, productive professionals and gamers will appreciate that Das Keyboard 4 supports full NKRO over USB. No need to use a PS2 adapter anymore. Just press shift + mute to toggle to NKRO (works with both Windows and Linux).
  • - 2 PORT USB 3.0 HUB & MORE - The convenience to charge USB devices & simultaneously upload content through USB is right at your fingertips. A blazing fast 2- port USB 3.0 hub to transfer music, high resolution pics & large videos at up to 5Gb/second. That's 10x faster than USB 2.0. Extra long 6.5ft(201cm) USB cable w/ single USB A connector. Dedicated media controls w/ LARGE VOLUME KNOB & instant sleep button. Magnetically detachable footbar ruler to raise the keyboard to an optimal 4-degrees.

How to enter the contest & WIN

  1. Sign up to the contest:​
    Fill the form above and choosing your trial of either Altaro Office 365 Backup or Altaro VM Backup.
  2. After signing up, follow the instructions you receive via email:
    - If you've chosen an Altaro VM Backup trial, you must add at least 1 VM for backup and submit a screenshot of your dashboard​
    - If you've chosen the Altaro Office 365 Backup trial, you must add at least 1 mailbox for backup
  3. Receive a $20 Amazon voucher:
  4. Get a chance to WIN one of the Grand Prizes:
    Get a chance to WIN one of the Grand Prizes by completing the following sentence: "You know you're a SysAdmin when..."
​CONGRATS! You've now entered the contest.​​

Contest entries will be accepted until 30 April, 2022. Only valid business email addresses will be considered as an eligible entry. Only one entry per individual is permitted. Read full T&Cs.​
For any questions related to our World Backup Day Contest 2022, please email [email protected].
Winners will be announced here after 30 April, 2022 and via email.

Whether you're a small or mid-market company or a large corporation, we are the provider of choice for backup solutions for Hyper-V, VMware, physical Windows servers, endpoints, and MS 365/Office 365