CrashPlan is the recommended, free cloud backup solution for desktops and laptops at MIT. CrashPlan sends an encrypted copy of your data to Code42 Software servers via the CrashPlan server and Internet2 connection in the IS&T Data Center. TSM is the recommended service for backing up servers.
CrashPlan is available for academic and administrative use by current MIT faculty, staff, and students on both MIT-owned and personal computers.
How to Obtain
Download (MIT certificate required)
- Windows 32-bit
- Windows 64-bit
- Lincoln Lab: Available software (Lincoln Lab certificate required)