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US Office Closed for Independence Day – 4th July 2014

Our US support office will be closed for Independence Day on Friday 4th of July 2014.  As such, our US support team will be unavailable on this day.  However, Australian support will continue to operate as normal.


BackupAssist v8 is here! 6 reasons your backups just got better

Ladies and Gentlemen, start your engines! We’re thrilled to announce that BackupAssist v8 is live and ready to improve your backup strategy like never before. We’ve worked hard to ensure that BackupAssist v8 is our most advanced, powerful and intuitive version yet. It balances simplicity with sophistication.  It’s user-friendly, yet highly advanced.  It’s powerful in


Maintenance to BackupAssist website – 18th/19th June 2014

The BackupAssist website will be down for maintenance between 10:00 and 12:00 AEST (Australian Eastern Standard Time) on the 19th of June 2014.  For our US customers, this is 20:00 to 22:00 EDT on 18th June.  All website services will be unavailable between these times. We sincerely apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.


5 amusing reasons why business backup is no joke

Know someone whose business doesn’t have a backup strategy?  Maybe it’s you… we’ll give you the benefit of the doubt, because we’re sure you know how crazy that would be.  Unfortunately the sad truth is that an alarming number of SMBs still don’t have a well-thought out business backup strategy. Here are the top 5


4 data backup innovations that are changing the game

If you’re not aware that data backup is important, you’ve obviously never owned a computer.  The simple fact is that everyone needs to ensure data that matters to them is backed up or chances are it’s going to be lost at some point. Trust us; you really don’t want that to happen. But don’t stress,


TrueCrypt Encryption & BackupAssist – Recommendations

TrueCrypt recently announced that “Using TrueCrypt is not secure as it may contain unfixed security issues”.  We have been carefully researching the situation to provide appropriate information to our customers concerning this piece of news.


Free backup software for business sound too good to be true? 3 reasons it probably is

Everyone likes a freebie.  We’re not going to deny it.  And when it comes to backing up your teenage daughter’s Bieber songs or some photos with the in-laws from the Christmas before last, trusting free backup software probably isn’t the end of the world.  But when it comes to your business, data equals dollars. There’s


Lost backup history with iSCSI. How to ensure multiple restore points

A small number of our customers have recently reported that some historical iSCSI backups are being corrupted and lost.  Although this is undoubtedly troubling, even in such cases these customers’ most recent backups and data have remained unaffected.  This means they are still able to retain a safe restore point at all times. This issue