What are the differences between BorgBase and SecureSafe?

Let us understand the concepts of BorgBase and SecureSafe before learning the differences between them.


It is a secure tool which is used for offsite backups and acts as a specialized hosting service for Borgbackup. It was launched in the year 2010 by Borge Collective. It can back up any sensitive data which the users can use and are then kept encrypted at all times. Users have the option of choosing the data centers between the EU and North America as the backup location of their sensitive data.


The features of BorgBase are as follows −

  • Copy-paste commands
  • Templates for Borg and Borg-backed clients.
  • Supports a large community of developers.
  • Monitoring services to notify services.
  • Automated Storage.
  • Efficiently transfer data.
  • Secure Data Storage
  • Incremental Backup


The advantages of BorgBase are as follows −

  • Encryption
  • It supports freelancer, small, medium and large businesses.
  • Cloud Storage
  • Automated Storage
  • Compression Option
  • Web Access


The disadvantages of BorgBase are as follows −

  • It is not mobile compatible.
  • Backup scheduling is not possible
  • Remote access is not there


SecureSafe was launched by DSwiss AG in the year 2009 and is one of the file hosting services and cloud storage. It also provides password safe, document storage and digital spaces for online collaboration. It is based on the basis of principles of security by design and privacy by design. It offers 100 MB storage space for free and for paid users, it offers 100 GB storage space.


The features of SecureSafe are as follows −

  • Password manager
  • File storage
  • 2-factor authentication
  • Data rooms
  • Data inheritance


The major differences between BorgBase and SecureSafe are as follows −

BorgBase was launched in the year 2010 by Borg collective.It was launched by DSwiss AG in the year 2009
BorgBase offers 5 GB free storage space.It offers 100 MB storage space for free
BorgBase provides unlimited maximum storage space.The maximum storage capacity of SecureSafe is 100 GB.
BorgBase maximum file size is not restricted.SecureSafe maximum file size is 2 GB
BorgBase does not offer data inheritance.The data inheritance is offered by SecureSafe
BorgBase is supported by the Unix operating system.SecureSafe supports all operating systems.
BorgBase has developer APISecureSafe does not support developer API
BorgBase is used all over the world.SecureSafe is used all over the world.

Updated on: 25-Mar-2022


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