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Trend Micro™ SafeSync™

Trend Micro™ SafeSync™

Accident, theft and loss of valuable information are always a possibility with laptops or smartphones. Now you can be assured that your data is always available and safe through Trend Micro SafeSync. SafeSync is an online backup service that makes it possible for your files to be available anytime and anywhere.

20 GB
$39.95
50 GB
$89.95
100 GB
$149.95

SafeSync provides safety for unrecoverable photographs, music downloads, and documents.

Features include:


 

Unlimited Storage

Trend Micro SafeSync allows you to put all of your treasured documents online without any worries about storage capacity or requirements. All backed up files are available to you, safely and securely.

 

Remote Access

Today, people use a variety of computers and phones. With SafeSync, you can access all of your documents from any device with Internet capacity. SafeSync makes it easy to retrieve valuable information from virtually any place at any time.

 

Routine Backup and Synchronization

Backups with SafeSync occur in the background of your computer, so you hardly know that it's protecting your files. Backups happen automatically and there is no need to schedule or remember to backup files with SafeSync.

 

File Sharing Capability

Share precious moments with friends through IM, social networking sites, and email. With SafeSync, photos are available instantly with any online connection, so there's no need to wait until you get home. Share anytime and anywhere.

Trend Micro's latest anti malware and computer security suite is Trend Micro Internet Security 2010. Are the features offered in this suite worthwhile? Is the product worth the price? Read on to find out in this review of Trend Micro Internet Security 2010.

Overview and Features

Trend Micro Internet Security 2010 is an excellent product for an extremely low cost. The security suite is a well rounded product offering many features that are generally only found in the premium versions of competitors' products. Features included in Internet Security are:

  • Virus and Malware Protection
  • Personal Firewall
  • Monitor online activity and fine-tune your controls
  • Protection Against Web Threats
  • Spam E-mail Filtering
  • Parental Controls
  • Data Theft Prevention

Installation

Installation of Internet Security is a snap. You begin by downloading a small package called the Trend Micro Downloader that will be responsible for downloading the main installation file. The Trend Micro Downloader connects to Trend Micro's servers and downloads the latest version of Internet Security. The nice thing about this is if for some reason your download is interrupted, the installer will keep track of the progress made and resume where it left off. The entire Internet Security package is only about 88MB making for a pretty speedy download.

Performance

When looking at anti-malware packages such as Internet Security, you've always got to be aware of the performance impact caused by not only scheduled or manual scans, but real-time scanning as well.

Pricing and Overall Score

Internet Security retails for $49.95. The best part is that Trend Micro allows you to install Internet Security on up to three personal computers. If you take advantage of this, you are getting a lot of protection for less than $20 per computer per year.

Required Operating Systems:
  • Windows 7 (32 & 64-bit), including Windows 7 Starter Edition
  • Window Vista SP2 (32 & 64-bit)
  • Windows XP SP3 (32-bit only)
  • Mac OS X 10.5.8 or later and 10.6 or later
Browser support:
  • Internet Explorer 7.x & 8.x (32-bit & 64-bit)
  • Firefox 3.5 and higher
  • Safari for Mac 4.x and 5.x
  • Chrome 5.x
  • iPhone Safari
  • Windows Mobile IE
  • Android browser