Category Archives: Latest News



Announcing our Support Series Tutorial Videos

Support Series

To better serve our customers we are happy to announce the release of how-to videos we call the Support Series. Continue reading



The Road to Backup Awareness Week

Why KeepVault created Backup Awareness Week and invited everybody to participate

The celebration of World Backup Day™* is going on right now and everybody is excited. Friends are reminding friends to backup, bloggers are helping get the word out, and backup companies have great deals or just tweet about it with #WorldBackupDay. It’s a big day for getting people backed up and KeepVault wanted participate too! Continue reading



Post Death by Algorithm

Here at KeepVault, it’s hard to advertise on a shoe-string budget, so it hit us hard when our Hacker News post about Backup Awareness Week went from a healthy #4th spot to dismal #40 position in the blink of an eye. Now what? Continue reading



Web Site Update Makes KeepVault Easier to Use


We’re excited to present you a brand new! We freshened up the KeepVault brand and completely overhauled the web site inside and out. Continue reading



KeepVault v4.20 adds support for the latest Windows operating systems

KeepVault version 4.20 is now available from our download page:


This release adds much-requested operating system support for:

  • Windows 8
  • Windows Server 2012 Essentials
  • Windows Server 2012 R2 Essentials


Important and useful new features for all users:

– manage your devices from the web console



KeepVault Change of Ownership

We are proud to announce a change in the ownership of KeepVault Online Backup. KeepVault has been acquired by OkayPublish LLC, who has been the storage provider for the service since 2007. Your data has always been stored safely and securely on our servers. Continue reading



KeepVault v4.15 adds new functionality

KeepVault version 4.15 is now available from our download site:

This release adds important and useful features for all users:

– the max file size increases from 20GB to 200GB

– backup of password protected network shares is now supported

– better handling for backup of hidden files and folders



Western Digital (WD) adopts KeepVault Online Backup for new WD Sentinel Servers

AuthenTec (NASDAQ: AUTH), a leading provider of mobile and network security, announced that Western Digital® (WD®) has selected its KeepVault backup service to provide optional offsite data protection for the new WD Sentinel™ DX4000 series of small office storage servers.

”AuthenTec’s KeepVault adds important capabilities to the WD Sentinel small office storage server by providing offsite data storage for fast yet economical disaster recovery,” said Thomas Gallivan, vice president of marketing for WD’s SMB Solutions Group. ”The combination of WD Sentinel and AuthenTec’s KeepVault not only ensures automatic backup of PCs, laptops and Macs within the office network but additional peace of mind by providing businesses economical offsite backup as an insurance for their valuable data.”

Read the full press release here



KeepVault v4.11 New Features

We are excited to announce the release of KeepVault v4.11!  We’ve made numerous improvements to the software to improve your overall experience. This is our best software and service ever, we think you’ll agree.

Cross Device Access & Restore
Access and restore the files from any of your protected computers using the ‘Selective Download’ feature in the KeepVault software interface. Previously reserved for KeepVault Pro users only, this feature makes it even easier to recover files to a new computer or share files between any computer on your account.

Daily Status Reports
KeepVault Pro & Business customers can opt-in to receive a daily summary email showing the backup status of each of their computers. Quickly check important backup statistics to ensure your data protection is operating smoothly.

Client Computer Backup/Restore (WHS & SBS Essentials 2011)
We’ve worked closely with Microsoft to enable a special mechanism for backing-up and restoring the Client Computer Backups created by WHS & SBS Essentials 2011. Now you can protect these online simply by selecting the ‘Client Computer Backups’ entry in the KeepVault interface and the software will do the rest.



KeepVault Online Backup Two Year Subscription

Everyone likes a deal and have we got a deal for you!

Up to now KeepVault was available on a monthly or yearly susbcription basis; the latter netting you a nice 10% discount. Now KeepVault is available on a two-year basis with an even ‘nicer’ 25% discount!

Check out the new pricing at and also for businesses at