Backup your important documents -Online digital safe

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A digital safe is an online space where you can store, archive and view sensitive or private digital documents: invoices, salary, contracts, scanned documents, etc.. Very practical in terms of accessibility and data security! Offers abound, so it is better to select a service that fits to your specific needs.

How does it work?


A service provider offers an online space (on outsourced servers) for you to host your data.

The benefits

  • Prevent data loss in case of accident (computer crash, theft, fire ... )
  • Secure your confidential data.
  • Accessible by a several types of devices (via the webbrowser or dedicated app).

Some of these services offer options to add a certified electronic signature and timestamp to your documents. The digital safe is able to integrate, store, archive , data from different sources (bank statements , holiday photos , proof of payment for your invoices, ... ) .

The offers


Many companies offer this type of services to their customers: banks, insurers or telephone/ADSL operators.
There are also several independent services like:
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Published by jak58. Latest update on September 2, 2013 at 10:01 AM by jak58.
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