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Compare CrashPlan for Home and CrashPlan for Business

Available in:

Small Business


CrashPlan for Small Business provides many features and capabilities that make it safe, simple, and secure to back up your small business's data. This article explains how CrashPlan for Small Business (previously CrashPlan PRO) provides for your business more effectively than CrashPlan for Home.

More information and support for CrashPlan for Home is available on our CrashPlan for Home support site.

CrashPlan for Small Business's advantages for small businesses

Small businesses using CrashPlan for Small Business can use the same backup technology as CrashPlan for Home, but CrashPlan for Small Business also includes business-oriented features that are not available in CrashPlan for Home:

  • Reporting and alerts for all users in your organization
  • Administrative privileges to restore data for all devices
  • Management of all your organization's devices for up to 199 users
    For 200 or more users, we offer Code42 for Enterprise.
  • Updated version 6 Code42 app

CrashPlan for Small Business is licensed for professional use and intended for small businesses, even if your small business has only a few employees. For more information, see the CrashPlan for Small Business Master services agreement

CrashPlan for Home's limitations for small businesses

Individuals use CrashPlan for Home, which is designed to back up your personal data. With CrashPlan for Home:

  • Security settings are shared between all computers on your account.
  • All computers on the same account have shared access.
  • Individual users can't manage other users or their devices.

CrashPlan for Home is only licensed for personal, non-commercial use. For more information, see the CrashPlan for Home EULA.