Data Protection



3 Considerations for Your Company’s Disaster Recovery Plan

3 Considerations for Your Company’s Disaster Recovery Plan

As a followup to our previous post on choosing DR solutions I wanted to focus on cloud-based DR. Backing up data in the cloud has become a common theme for businesses who are striving to keep up with the changing times.  Cloud backup or storage, as a whole, has become technically simple and economically viable…



4 Key Qualities to Look For In a Cloud Service Provider

4 Key Qualities to Look For In a Cloud Service Provider

When it comes to selecting a cloud service provider, business owners are often confused by the features and plans they offer and often end up with the wrong provider and plan. Before selecting a cloud service partner for your business, carry out a thorough background check and ensure that your cloud service provider has these…



How to Make Backups from Virtual Machines a Seamless Experience

Data is important to any organization, and the volume of data continues to grow by the day. Many companies dealing with huge amounts of data opt for virtual machines to save space and improve efficiency. However, integrating the backup and disaster recovery system to these virtual machines remains a challenge. Managing a virtual environment in most backup…



What to Look for When Hiring System Administrators

What to Look for When Hiring System Administrators

The best of technology, automated technology included, will fail without skillful human intervention from time-to-time. Since it is humans who have to configure these systems in the first place, it is important to have the best talent to create and manage your data infrastructure, especially when it comes to data protection and security. System administrators and…



Why STORServer Video: Lights, Camera, Action

Why STORServer Video: Lights, Camera, Action

So recently I’ve been working on perfecting my STORServer sales pitch for a trade show.  During this trade show we met many nice folks who came to our booth with an interest in a STORServer backup appliance.  I found it easy to talk these people about what a STORServer appliance was, how could it alleviate…



Why Backup Appliances are the Answer to Your Business’ Data Growth

Why Backup Appliances are the Answer to Your Business’ Data Growth

Companies that succeed in gathering relevant data, along with using it appropriately, now have a big competitive advantage over their competition. McKinsey estimates that a retailer using big data to its fullest capability could increase its operating margin by more than 60%. We know that data is growing at an exponential rate, but by how much? Google’s Eric…



It’s Time To Remove Complexity From Your Data Backup Process

It’s Time To Remove Complexity From Your Data Backup Process

Over time, any successful business will inevitably become more complex as it grows, with multiple and often overlapping processes being created and multiple systems operating at the same time. Generally, the complexity of a data backup system is directly proportional to the complexity of the system for which backup is required. Businesses, however, cannot afford complexity in their…



5 Reasons to Opt for an Integrated and Comprehensive Backup Solution

5 Reasons to Opt for an Integrated and Comprehensive Backup Solution

In our experience, some companies overlook backup appliances as a viable option because they think it will be more work in the long-run. But this is just one of the common misconceptions about backup appliances, and we’re here to show you how you can save time, money and your sanity by utilizing them in your business.…



STORServer announces replacement program for former Symantec Backup Exec Appliance customers

STORServer announces replacement program for former Symantec Backup Exec Appliance customers

Symantec Backup Exec 3600 Appliance customers offered opportunity to evaluate their current backup environments free of charge COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Oct. 27, 2014) – In the wake of Symantec™ ending sales of its Backup Exec 3600 Appliance, STORServer® today announces its replacement program for Symantec Backup Exec appliance customers, offering a free assessment of their storage…



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