David Wardle, Editor / Informer Technologies, Inc. / January 25, 2013
The following applications will help you backup your entire system or a whole disk partition to a disk image that you can also burn to a DVD. The created disk copies will provide a reliable and convenient backup solution for any system crashes or other kinds of unwanted situations.
Download solution synonyms: Backup Hard Disk to Image on DVD, Burn Disk Image to DVD, Write Disk Image to DVD
These programs can help you with what you're intending to do:
Have you ever wonder how big PC manufacturers create those image restore solutions for brand new computers and why they haven't allow you to integrate your data on that backup? Well if doesn't matter how they do it because now you can do it yourself with Acronis True Image 8.
Symantec included in this version new features: network functions, ftp and NAS backup. Symantec ThreatCon integration. Remote management . A new compression and encryption algorithm that saves more information in less space, and Google desktop integration.
R-Drive Image is a versatile, full-featured disk image application that can handle all your backup and restore needs. It can create and verify byte-by-byte exact copies of your hard drives, partitions, logical disks, and removable media, which you can then use to restore all your valuable data in case of data loss due to a disk failure or as a consequence of a virus attack.
Symantec Backup Exec is a product that protects virtual and physical environments, simplifies both backup and disaster recovery, and offers unmatched recovery capabilities. It restores entire servers, critical Microsoft applications and VMware or Microsoft Hyper-V virtual environments to dramatically minimize business downtime.
DiskImage is an application that can help you back up and restore hard disks, usb sticks, partitions and optical media. The program comes with a useful hex editor and several tools that will let you estimate your drive speed. Plus, it has a built-in zip compression tool that can be pretty handy for some tasks.
Drive Backup 10 Workstation offers all the necessary facilities to help IT administrators secure stand-alone Windows desktops and laptops. With the next generation of Adaptive Restore™ and exclusive recovery environments, this solution is ideal to protect a company's intellectual property with minimal effort.