Clone Linux, Windows disks with Clonezilla

Most users know about proprietary software packages such as Norton Ghost that can be used for cloning hard disks for backup or distribution purposes. And a few may know about Partition Image, an open source alternative for saving partition images. But how many users know about Clonezilla, an all-in-one cloning tool that promises both speed and power?

Clonezilla, based on DRBL, Partition Image, ntfsclone, and udpcast fro sending data to multiple points the network simultaneously.

Clonezilla is free and you can download one of two editions: Clonezilla Live which is best for single machine backup and restore, and Clonezilla Server Edition which is designed for large scale backup and cloning and can clone as many as 40 computers simultaneously.