Global Data Vault Webinars


Upcoming Webinars

Each month, Global Data Vault offers hour-long webinars on topics of key interest to IT professionals. These discussions are focused on DRaaS, BaaS, and cybersecurity. They feature partner experts and showcase our in-house talent. We hope that through these presentations, we’ll have a robust conversation centered on best practices. We encourage you to attend!

Webinars typically take place the third Tuesday of every month at noon CST, with some flexibility based on speaker availability.

Scroll down this page to see past webinar topics. All previous webinars are available to view on-demand. 

Previous Webinars

Webinar Veeam Data Protection Trends


Please join us:

Tuesday, September 20th, 2022, at 12:00 p.m. CT

The importance of a Business Impact Analysis and how it works in a disaster recovery situation

This webinar is for anyone with questions regarding the value of a Business Impact Analysis and the role it plays in a disaster recovery situation. We’ll answer all your questions about scope, calculating financial impact, and how to assess your risk with our special guest vCIO Thomas Shay, Dataprise.  

Can’t make the webinar? Please register, and you’ll receive a replay link.

Steven New, Operations Director, Global Data Vault – a Dataprise company
Kelly Culwell, Senior Service Transition Manager, Dataprise
Tom Shay, vCIO, Dataprise

Previous Webinars

verify backups

How to Verify Backups Are Working

The time to verify that backups are working is before you need them to work. Watch this webinar to find out about the best practices for testing backups.

Avoid ransomware

How to Avoid Being Hit by Ransomware

In this in-depth webinar, two experienced IT veterans discuss how to avoid ransomware and what you can do to eradicate it if you get hit.

Disaster recovery test

Cybersecurity Budget Breakdowns

When it comes to cybersecurity, every organization is constrained and confined by some sort of budget. This webinar, hosted by BitLyft Cybersecuritybrings together a cybersecurity professional and an IT veteran to discuss the challenges and opportunities of finding the middle ground for how to build a great security program within a budget.

free backup tools

Best Free Backup Tools

In this episode of our “Back to Basics” webinar series, we look at the best free backup tools on the web.  Senior Support Manager, Steven New, demonstrates how each of them can be used and Kelly Culwell, Service Delivery Manager, provides detail from a user’s point of view.

veeam vocabulary

Do you speak Veeam? Demystifying the Veeam Vocabulary

In this episode of our Back to Basics Veeam webinar series, we provide you with a deeper understanding of some of the more common Veeam vocabulary including:

The difference between BaaS and DRaaS

Back to the Basics: The Difference Between BaaS and DRaaS

In the first of a new series, Global Data Vault gets back to the basics with a deep dive into the difference between BaaS and DRaaS, including:

Veeam VMCE Certification Webinar

The Importance of Veeam VMCE Certification

Do you have questions about Veeam VMCE Certification? If so, then this webinar has the answers.

Points covered include:

  • What is the VMCE?
  • Veeam VMCE exam requirements
  • Technical background recommendations
  • About the Veeam VMCE Certification exam
patching is critical

Why Patching is Critical Webinar

No-one likes patching but is a critical part of data and cybersecurity.
In our webinar, Tom May, CIO of Global Data Vault, and Kelly Culwell, Product Marketing share their experiences of patching, why it is so important, how the process has changed over the years, and give recommendations on patch management.
Didaster Recovery Webinar

How to Create a Disaster Recovery Plan

Disaster recovery plans typically highlight five key steps for creating and maintaining a DR plan: identify, define, document, test, repeat. Click through for more.
During our webinar we discussed how to tackle each of those five steps. The webinar is accompanied by a free downloadable disaster recovery checklist.
Managing Risk of Data in the Cloud Webinar

Managing the Risks of Having Data in the Cloud

Recent news of a data center fire highlights the unlikely yet real risks of maintaining your data in the cloud. Join us for a discussion with Global Data Vault CIO Tom May about the safety of your cloud data during unexpected disasters.
During our session, we’ll cover:
  • Data center design and what vulnerabilities they may have
  • How you can mitigate the impact on your data in the case of a data center disaster
  • How to protect all of your workloads
New features of Veeam v11 webinar

Veeam Backup & Replication v11 Webinar

 In this webinar, we visit with Jonah May, Veeam Certified Architect, and 2021 Veeam Vanguard, about some of the new features of Veeam® Backup & Replication™ v11 and how they relate to you and cloud data protection.

You’ll hear about:

  •       Our favorite features of v11
  •       Prerequisites and cautions about upgrading
  •       What these features mean for you today
backups for msps and vars

Removing barriers and headaches for VARs and MSPs

In this webinar, we visit with Nick Scholle, CIO of Technology Pointe, and hear how partnering with Global Data Vault has:

• Reduced costs related to colocation, hardware, and software

• Added value to customer offerings

• Eliminated repetitive tasks relating to BaaS and DRaaS, increasing employee productivity

January webinar

Public, private and fully-managed cloud: the pros and cons of each

In this webinar:

  • Hear about the differences between public cloud offerings, cloud backups, and disaster recovery.
  • Learn how Global Data Vault guarantees SLAs, takes ownership of issues, and provides support.
  • Understand what happens when disaster strikes.
MSPs and VCSPs webinar

MSPs + GDV = Success

In this webinar we will present:

  •  Global Data Vault’s core offerings and philosophies
  •  How resellers and MSPs can partner with Global Data Vault
  • Success stories of customer wins
Cyberattack Stories

Cybersecurity Webinar

  • Hear how user and entity behavior analytics help identify issues in real-world cyber-attacks case studies
  • Learn why and how malware targets remote backups and how to safeguard them
  • See how a complete cybersecurity and disaster recovery solution can provide the ulti
Insider Threat Webinar

Insider Threat Webinar

  • What is an insider threat and how do they affect businesses?
  • How do I defend and protect myself against insider threats and malware?
  • Learn how to create a complete security posture?
cloud backup webinar

Cloud Backups Webinar

In this cloud backup webinar and discussion, we will answer many of the common questions regarding cloud backups and their security.

  • Why are local backups necessary if I have a cloud backup?
  • How can I verify that a restored version of data is clean?
  • What type of internet bandwidth do I need for cloud backups?
Ransomware Webinar

Ransomware Webinar

  •  What is an insider threat and how do they affect businesses
  •  How do I defend and protect myself against insider threats and malware?
  • What is Enhanced Data Protection, and how does it work?