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Data Backup and Data Protection News
October 31, 2017
Following its acquisition by Vista Equity Partners, the Datto backup and recovery line is merging with Autotask. The companies plan to integrate their products and expand.
August 18, 2017
Dell EMC rolled out new SPIFs and support for partners that chase down midrange storage deals -- a top priority for the vendor going forward; other channel news from the week.
July 20, 2017
The Continuum backup and recovery line is enhanced with the addition of archiving for compliance and cheaper storage. Customers can use Glacier or their MSP's cloud.
June 30, 2017
At Microsoft, digital transformation is getting an assist from five consulting firms in its newly launched Microsoft Customer Engagement Alliance program; more news from the week.
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The data protection officer, required for many organizations to be compliant with the EU's GDPR, will face challenges in the new role but could improve how data is handled. Continue Reading
Using storage snapshots for flat backups could help your organization recover quickly, but there are flaws to these data backup methods. Be wary of having only online backup. Continue Reading
When crafting a business continuity and disaster recovery plan, there are a lot of steps and factors to consider. We've compiled the top questions you might be afraid to ask. Continue Reading
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Evercom, a managed services provider, was able to both upgrade its storage and find a new business opportunity when it purchased new gear from Reduxio Systems. Continue Reading
Nontraditional storage vendors, such as ClearSky Data and Reduxio, are attracting resellers and managed service providers with technology, simplicity and business partnerships. Continue Reading
Organizations not directly affected by GDPR can still make improvements based on the regulations. How long has it been since your organization updated its data protection policy? Continue Reading
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While a black swan incident shut down Code Spaces, IT service providers and their customers can avoid a similar outcome, if they devise a comprehensive data protection plan. Continue Reading
While vendors are aiding compliance with the General Data Protection Regulation, it's up to organizations to change the culture around protecting customer data. Continue Reading
If you depend on Amazon Web Services or another cloud service provider, make sure you have a proper disaster recovery plan in place in the event of an outage. Continue Reading
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With ransomware threats so prevalent, one way to start your organization's protection strategy is to make sure critical data backups are disconnected from primary storage. Continue Reading
The cloud generally makes sense for shorter-term data retention, but find out how it can also play a role in keeping data for longer periods of time. Continue Reading
A recent survey illustrates how extensive ransomware threats have been, and Rich Castagna says backing up data remains your best defense Continue Reading