Data Backup

Cloud Mobility – Buzz Words or Pain Point?

Cloud Mobility – Buzz Words or Pain Point?

Do an internet search on “cloud mobility,” and you will get a TON of results.  The definition(s) can be confusing, but basically it describes the ability to avoid locking in workloads to a specific cloud vendor.  Diversification of resources between private and public...

The Air Gap Controversy

The Air Gap Controversy

The Air Gap Controversy In a previous blog post, we talked about the 3-2-1-1 data protection concept as well as “air gaps.” We’ve also discovered that viruses can corrupt files that are written to air-gapped technologies, such as tape, rendering them useless, and the...

The truth about Office 365 backup

The truth about Office 365 backup

The truth about Office 365 data backup For years, Microsoft customers have been able to take advantage of cloud-based offerings for all or parts of the Microsoft Office Suite, Microsoft Exchange, Microsoft SharePoint, and OneDrive.  This “Office 365” (O365) offering...

Hackers Attacking International Suppliers

Hackers Attacking International Suppliers

Hackers Attacking International SuppliersCybercrime exploiting vulnerabilities in international supplier's networks There’s a saying, “Make sure everybody in your boat is rowing and not drilling holes when you’re not looking.” It’s a great analogy for some of the more...

Ransomware: What You Need to Know Now

Ransomware: What You Need to Know Now

    Get Beyond Malware Attacks The internet is an amazing, useful and often wonderful thing. It’s also a giant mess. For every resource it gives your business that helps you succeed, it also offers a threat. Not-safe-for-work embarrassments aside, there are...

The Case for Office 365 Backup

The Case for Office 365 Backup

In the wake of Microsoft's September 4 - September 5 South Central U. S. outage for Office 365 and Azure, it's worth asking, should you be concerned with backup of your Office 365 data? It's your data, and while Microsoft normally does a good job with protecting it,...