Category Archives: Recoverability

Put Your Feet Up This Christmas With Automated Online Backup

Put your feet up this Christmas

Christmas is fast approaching and organising your IT workforce to ensure your data backup protocols are carried out, can be a challenge for small and medium sized businesses. Traditional data backup methods using removable storage...

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Ultimate Security with Securo Back-up and Recovery

Ulimate Security

Data is the backbone of any business. Few companies could survive after a complete data loss. This vulnerability is a huge worry for IT managers. The notion of using online backup services may seem risky....

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Traditional Data Backup Vs. Online Backup Solutions

Traditional Vs. Online

Data backup procedures have traditionally involved tape drives. They work like other forms of removable data storage such as a simple memory stick or an external hard drive. Tape drives offer a backup solution that...

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Data Insurance!

My most recent discussions regarding backups have been dominated by one particular theme. In any well operated business, you are going to have a form of insurance coverage for your building, equipment (whatever that may...

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We understand that backup is not fun!

Back Up is Not Fun

We get it! There is no point thinking otherwise. As far as entertaining dinner conversations go, backups and data are not going to be in the all time top 100! Outside of social gatherings, it...

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Calculating the value of your data


This week I read an article that, for me, summarised the purpose of a good backup. I have written previous blogs about value of data and appreciation of how much it is worth versus the...

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What is the purpose of backup?

Purpose Backup

In recent weeks I have found myself repeating the same questions several times: Why do we backup data? What is its fundamental purpose? The simple answer is, to be able to recover data. Whether it...

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Just how valuable is your data?

Data Value

Just how much of an impact would losing your data have on your business? Have you considered the repercussions if your business was unable to recover a small amount, or even worse, all of your...

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Dont confuse the cost of backup with the value of BDR


Before tackling the tricky subject of costs, lets be clear about what Backup and Backup and Disaster Recovery (BDR) are. What is the difference? Backup is consistent with what many businesses have in place. It...

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