The Definitive Ransomware Protection Guide for Business in 2020
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An abandoned office will present some unique risks to your I.T. infrastructure, your backups included. Here are some ways you can prepare for an office lockdown, so you remain cyber-resilient while the office is empty.
The best time to protect yourself from ransomware is before it strikes. Cyber-resilience requires the right ransomware protection to save you from the panic and stress of unplanned downtime and potentially hundreds of thousands of dollars in ransom payments.
An abandoned office will present some unique risks to your I.T. infrastructure, your backups included. Here are some ways you can prepare for an office lockdown, so you remain cyber-resilient while the office is empty.
The best time to protect yourself from ransomware is before it strikes. Cyber-resilience requires the right ransomware protection to save you from the panic and stress of unplanned downtime and potentially hundreds of thousands of dollars in ransom payments.
Guides

Scheduling backups – the long and the short of it

Schedules describe when your backups take place and how long each backup is retained for.  These two considerations are at the heart of a data protection strategy, because they determine what options you will have when you need to perform a restore. The key to getting your schedule right, is the implementation of both daily

Support

No US support: Independence Day Holiday

US support will be offline on Thursday the 4th of July for the Independence Day holiday. Australian support will be operating as usual. If you’re in the US and have an urgent request on this date please contact the Australian support team or email us at support@backupassist.com  

News

Windows Server 2012 R2 Preview Available

Microsoft has released a preview version of Windows Server 2012 R2 as part of the MS Build conference going on in San Francisco for the next two days.

News

The 10 biggest data breaches in the last 10 years

Protecting your data isn’t just about backups, you’ve also got to stop others from gaining access to your data. Over the last few years plenty of big corporations, ones that we know and trust with our most precious of personal information, have unwittingly given that same data out. Let’s go back a few years and

News

Discovery means 212x more storage on optical disks

Scientists in Australia have figured out a way to cram a petabyte onto a single optical disk, similar to a DVD or Blu-Ray. That’s right a disk like one of those old DVDs gathering dust under your TV could soon hold more than 10.6 years of compressed high definition video or over 50,000 HD movies.

Guides

Using the new Data Container

We’ve looked at how Data containers add flexibility to System Protection backups, by providing restore points from incremental backups and making the backups more portable. Now we would like to tell you about another advantage – ease of use.

Product Releases

New release: BackupAssist v7.1

Our brand new major release of BackupAssist, version 7.1 is now available to download, and is set to give you more flexibility in the way you protect your systems and data. V7.1 brings many of the features you’ve been asking like support for Exchange 2013, enhanced support for Server 2012 and history for imaging backups

News

June Newsletter

Our newsletter for June is out! It’s got the the latest information on upcoming (and exciting) product releases and the latest backup news from around the globe: June’s contents include: Announcing our new add-on, Exchange Granular Restore BackupAssist v7.1 is coming in a few short days And the notorious Backup News All of this is

News

How we backup at BackupAssist

As a backup business, one thing we often get asked is how we backup our own business. Well today, ladies and gentlemen, all will be revealed.

Product Releases

Introducing – the Data Container

It’s great having your System Protection backups on other media. If your server decides to stop working or a hard drive breaks, your data is safely stored on another device. Once your server is fixed, you can restore any of the image backups you made from whatever media they are on … in most cases.

News

Server 2012 caught your eye? Here’s a few practical tips to get started

With all of the hyped new features, returning old features and cloudy developments coming out of #TechEd are you thinking about upgrading to Server 2012? If so, now’s an opportune time to get some of the tricks and tip under your belt, to make Server 2012 work smooth as clockwork.