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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…



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…



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.…



Key Considerations When Choosing Disaster Recovery Systems for Hyper-Critical Facilities

Key Considerations When Choosing Disaster Recovery Systems for Hyper-Critical Facilities

Maintaining 100% uptime is critical for many businesses such as healthcare providers, financial services, aircraft or rail traffic controllers and more. Not only do such facilities generate enormous amounts of data, they need to retrieve it immediately in the event of downtime, and they also have to comply with stringent regulations that pertain to data security…



How to Handle Data Growth

How to Handle Data Growth

Do you remember your first cell phone? Mine was basically a small blue brick and featured easy scrolling through my contacts list as well as a lively game of snake. Texting was limited, but T9 taught me how to spell. I remember being careful not to click the button that connected me to the Internet…



How to Choose the Right Backup Appliance Part IV: Deciding on Offsite Backup Copies

How to Choose the Right Backup Appliance Part IV: Deciding on Offsite Backup Copies

Choosing the right backup appliance for your company is easier when you know what elements you need to have. This multi-part series on how to choose the right backup appliance is intended to help you sort out the most important details and help you make the right decision for your organization. Once you’ve made a decision…



How to Choose the Right Backup Appliance Part II: The Importance of Compliance

How to Choose the Right Backup Appliance Part II: The Importance of Compliance

While choosing a backup appliance for your organization, analyzing your current infrastructure and reviewing the existing backup systems in the organization come first. Once these are reviewed, you can move on to the other aspects that will help you determine the specifics of the backup system that will suit your organization’s backup as well as business…



Key Challenges of Performing Backups from Remote Locations

Managing backups may be routine and straightforward when the entire gamut of operations takes place within a single facility. However, for national corporations and global enterprises with offices across the globe, and each office having disparate systems and procedures, deploying an integrated backup and disaster recovery system to ensure that the company’s digital assets are safe, secure…



The STORServer Backup Appliance: A Comprehensive Solution

As enterprises the world over adopt new technologies that assist them in data backup and, more importantly, recovery, a few solutions tower above the rest in terms of usability, cost and dependability. Backup appliances have emerged as a solution that work great for enterprise businesses because of the ease of integration and scalability. Our STORServer Backup…