We are a South African company and our enterprise-class Cloud Backup Solution service runs locally.


Cloud Backup Solutions is delivered by MG IT Solutions. We have been in the IT industry since 1993 and have a broad range of experience designing and implementing solutions for customers around the world.


The software we use has an easy install-and-forget process. You have the option of backing up to our cloud specifically for data to be held in South Africa, or for businesses, your own in-house private backup cloud appliance.

Industry Leading

Our South African based solution is powered Code42, an American cybersecurity company providing service to 60% of the world's largest tech companies and 18 of the world's most powerful brands


All your critical data is encrypted and stored securely in either our South African backup cloud, or your own private cloud backup appliance.

Free, no obligation, 30 day trial!

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Our Service

We offer a real-time, secure, local Cloud Backup service in South Africa

  • Eliminate Risk

    Data loss can be extremely damaging, especially to companies, and usually comes at the worst time.

  • Security and Encryption

    Our Cloud Backup solution features TLS security between your device and our servers.

  • Automated Real Time Protection

    Once you install the backup agent and select what it should back up, the protection is real-time

  • Compression and Data Deduplication

    Your cloud backup agent, as well as securing your connection and encrypting your data automatically compresses

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How it works

South Africa Cloud Backup – How our service works

Our primary cloud backup solution is powered at the core by industry-leading CrashPlan PROe software, hosted locally in one of South Africa’s premier tier 1 Internet Service Providers in a datacentre in Johannesburg,

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Our Blog

Nov 28, 2020

Cloud Backup Solutions – Code42 Agent Support for macOS 11 Big Sur

On November 12, 2020, Apple released macOS 11 Big Sur. ..

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Client Testimonial

Without Cloud Backup Solutions my insurance company would have closed after all our computers were stolen – and I would have no way of recovering in just 2 days and ensuring I store my critical client documentation in line with regulatory requirements.

Jacques van der Merwe

JVDM Insurance

The restore process was incredibly smooth and I have had minimal interruption to my services I provide to my clients. I am very happy with the service and  happy to refer the product and service to my clients.

Hein van Tonder

The Number Crew - Accountants

Following our computers being stolen from our offices, we signed up for Cloud Backup Solutions. We have repeatedly been saved in various ways from loss of our client information. We recommend this service to anyone.

Carl Breuning

Carl Breuning & Associates

I’ve experimented with Azure and IT brain cloud backup (amongst others) and your solution really stands out – works the best, fantastic compression and most importantly reliable!

Dave Wood

Dynalogic Computers

We provide full protection against viruses, trojans, malware, Ransomware, cryptolockers. Backup today, restore tomorrow.

Cloud Backup Solutions – Code42 Agent Support for macOS 11 Big Sur

Nov 28, 2020

On November 12, 2020, Apple released macOS 11 Big Sur. Code42 is happy to announce that the following Code42 app releases are fully supported on macOS 11 Big Sur for endpoints with In ...

Cloud Backup Solutions – Environment Upgrade v8.2.5

Sep 20, 2020

The Cloud Backup environment was successfully upgraded to v8.2.5 today. Version 8.2 includes new features and a number of fixes and enhancements to both the Code42 server and Code42 app. Highlights include: Code42 app branding ...

Cloud Backup Solutions – Code42 Application Name and Path Changes

Jun 17, 2020

With the release of Code42 app 8.2.0 expected in early July 2020, Code42 will be modifying path and process names for the Code42 app on endpoints. These changes are occurring as part of an ongoing effort to reduce confusion between CrashPlan (legacy branding) and the Code42 App ( ...

Cloud Backup Solutions – Environment Upgrade v7.0.5

Jun 05, 2020

Yesterday the Cloud Backup environment was upgraded after-hours to v7.0.5. This upgrade was a security vulnerability resolution. Security Vulnerability Details Code42 server version 7.0.5 corrects a vulnerability that potentially allows remote code execution o ...