Data Failover

Southern California Payroll Company Averts Disaster with Advanced Data Protection from Global Data Vault

Southern California Payroll Company Averts Disaster with Advanced Data Protection from Global Data Vault

Payroll is a daunting, time-consuming task for companies. Oftentimes the entire payroll function is outsourced to a provider to handle the calculations for taxes, the filings, and the actual distribution of funds. Payroll service companies carry an important responsibility for their clients. Companies depend on them to be reliable as paychecks are pretty important to … Continued

Chassis and Blades 101

Chassis and Blades 101

A chassis is a pretty big deal around here. Our latest data center upgrade involves multiple redundant chassis. We’re not talking about your car chassis that keeps the body, suspension and wheels all attached together. In our world, a chassis is the enclosure that handles all the non-computing tasks required to support multiple servers, including … Continued

Chase.com Outage

16 Million users are unable to get to their bank accounts online. Chase is telling us they are doing scheduled maintenance – that’s clearly not true. Speculation is that scheduled maintenance went horribly wrong leading to database corruption and tape restores were required. See Jacob Jegher’s insightful blog post. If you rely on tape, you … Continued

Remote Backup Discussed in CNN Interview

Global Data Vault’s CEO, Will Baccich, was a guest on the Everything Internet Radio Show, on CNN Radio 1190 AM. Baccich discussed different backup options that are available through Global Data Vault, including Server Backup and PC Backup. The CEO also explained Global Data Vault’s Advanced Data Protection service, which provides customers with local protection … Continued

Advanced Data Protection for Interop Net

Global Data Vault is a proud sponsor of Interop Net.  Interop Net is the leading global business technology event, with the most comprehensive IT conference and expo available.  The event brings business and technology leaders together to discuss the latest technologies and industry trends. Considering the possibility of a tsunami in Hawaii yesterday, Brian Chee, … Continued

H1N1 Virus and Continuity Planning

H1N1 Virus and Continuity Planning

The New England Journal of Medicine has provided a map which shows confirmed cases of Swine Flu, as well as confirmed deaths from the virus from both formal and informal sources. The map below shows the reported confirmed deaths from official sources in the United States from April 1 – September 9. Now compare that … Continued

Are You Prepared?

On June 11, 2009, the World Health Organization (WHO) raised the worldwide pandemic alert level to Phase 6 due to the spread of the H1N1 virus.  The virus, also known as Swine Flu, has rapidly established itself and will continue to persist in the coming months as the virus continues to move through susceptible populations. … Continued

Tropical Storm Tests Business Continuity Plans

New England residents are being warned to prepare for the possibility of heavy rains and flooding this weekend as Tropical Storm Danny is forecasted to strengthen over the next couple of days.  The five-day forecast shows Danny passing near the Carolinas late Friday and New York, Connecticut, Rhode Island, and Massachusetts the day after.  The … Continued

GDV’s New Facebook Page

GDV’s New Facebook Page

Global Data Vault can now be found on Facebook.  This gives GDV the opportunity and the ability to reach out to new customers while staying connected to existing customers. The Facebook page will be frequently updated with blog posts and product updates about Cloud Disaster Recovery, Cloud Backup and Cloud Archive.  The discussion board also … Continued