• Per-directory archive of directory contents
  • Original directory hierarchy is preserved for easy location of backed up files
  • No limit on directory hierarchy restoration, eg. you can restore only one path thats 3 levels deep
  • Wide range of compression support, including xz, bzip2, gzip and no compression at all
  • Parallelized compression support
  • RSync friendly as archives are only updated if need be, eg. new files are added to a new archive if old files did not change