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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,


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


3 things they haven’t told you about server backup

Sever backup is a complex beast.  There are many different factors to take into consideration and a huge headache worth of choices to make when it comes to ensuring your business servers are properly protected.  This is all well and good if you’re an IT guru with a career’s worth of knowledge behind you, but


Simple ways to supercharge your offsite backup strategy

Offsite backup is important.  Really.  If you don’t know this already, either you’re doing it wrong or your company has been lucky and hasn’t lost important data (so far…).  Chances are your business already understands this importance and has implemented an offsite backup strategy, but is it as effective as it could be?


5 reasons trusting built-in windows backup can be a bad idea

5 reasons trusting built-in Windows Backup can be a bad idea Surprise, surprise, a built-in feature of Windows may not be the best tool for getting the job done.  Windows Backup limitations are widely known, and there are an unfortunate myriad of shortcomings that tend to encourage even the most miserly admins to splash out


Does online backup have its head in the Cloud?

Online backup options are steadily increasing in variety and dropping in price.  Accordingly, the concept of offloading data storage headaches to a Cloud provider can be an alluring prospect to businesses. But while online backup may seem like the long awaited answer to our prayers, there may still be some irksome practicalities preventing a joyous

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BackupAssist v8 Beta is available to download!

BackupAssist v8 is almost here!  So we can make sure it’s ready for launch, we’d like you to download and try our v8 beta version.  The v8 beta is the most advanced, precise and intuitive BackupAssist version yet. Give it a spin and let us know how we can make it even better!


Disaster struck your Windows Server? Ouch. But you’re not alone

“Disasters happen with Windows Servers (and all that crucial data your business depends on!), whether you’re ready or not.” When we think of losing Windows Server data to disaster, it’s all too easy to go grandiose.  Hurricanes Katrina and Sandy, Californian earthquakes, floods, fires, asteroids, the wrath of God and the coming of the apocalypse – these