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SMBs Confident in Cloud Backup

Businesses in every field are generating, collecting and using more data than ever before, making storage a growing need. Providing cloud-based backup solutions is one way that managed hosting vendors can help, particularly when it comes to businesses with fewer than 500 employees. While myths still persist about the safety of cloud backup solutions, small- and medium-sized businesses aren’t buying …

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Building a Backup Strategy: Tips For Cloud And On-Premises Success

You need a reliable backup strategy. When it comes to failing backups, many businesses assume it “won’t happen to them.” Until it does. Unless you’re storing patient data, there’s likely no requirement for a solid backup plan, no legislation that demands you insure data against disaster. But all it takes is once. One hour without your data. One day without …

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What is RTO and RPO?

In disaster recovery situations, two essential variables reign supreme: recovery time objective (RTO) and recovery point objective (RPO). Most DR solutions will address these benchmarks upfront, and if they don’t, they’re probably not a vendor you want to partner with. To understand why, let’s quickly cover what these two terms mean and how they might affect your DR plan. RTO …