To implement an Offsite Backup solution on the cloud, VPS, hosting using ownCloud.


Installing ownCloud

  • Follow instructions on ownCloud to install ownCloud Server


Configure ownCloud desktop sync

1. You will be prompted with instruction for desktop app to ownCloud on the first login


2. Here, the owncloud desktop client sync is installed on Ubuntu

ownCloud Connection Wizard_002

3. Once connected, you can start putting files into your ownCloud folder to be synced


Further Reading

10 reasons you should build your own cloud