The Definitive Ransomware Protection Guide for Business in 2020
Prepare - Survive - Recover
BackupAssist ER now gives you the option of Recover Anywhere, meaning you can achieve Disaster Recovery on Demand. Recover locally, in the cloud, or anywhere in between. When compared to DRaaS, it can achieve similar business outcomes at 75% less cost.
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.
BackupAssist v8.2 now available
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BackupAssist 8.2 is here – awesome new features!

We’re thrilled to announce that BackupAssist v8.2 is now available for download!  This version offers the most new features and improvements to our software since we first released version 8 back in June this year.  Properly protecting your systems, applications and data is easier and more powerful than ever before. Here’s what downloading v8.2 today

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Not backing up a server? 4 examples of comparable insanity

They say the true definition of insanity is performing the same action over and over, expecting a different result each time.  They’re wrong.  Huddle in now, because we’re going to let you in on a little secret – the true definition of insanity?  Not backing up a server!

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4 causes of data loss you haven’t considered

Serious, mission-critical data loss is a nightmare scenario for most businesses.  If you have anything to do with data loss prevention for your business, you’ve probably spent time thinking of all the awful possibilities that could rob your business of its ability to compete in the digital economy.  Natural disaster, hardware failure, power outage, malware,

Meet Rick, BA technical writer
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Meet the BA team! Rick – Technical writer

Want to know the people behind the software? Well, you’re in luck.  This is the start of a monthly series introducing you to the team behind BackupAssist.  Strap yourself in, you’re going to meet some strange characters!  This month, we’re introducing Rick – BackupAssist’s Technical Writer.

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How to scare your Sys Admin this Halloween!

Who doesn’t love Halloween?  Nobody, that’s who!  No matter what your age, Halloween is a night of good times, fun costumes and overindulgence – whether that be of the sugary variety or the slightly more intoxicating! Best of all, it’s the only night of the year when you can actively try to scare the pants

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Imaging backup software – the IT pro’s best friend

There are a lot of tools that an IT pro needs day to day, but few are as vital as a decent imaging backup software.  An IT pro without it is a carpenter without a hammer, The Doctor without a sonic screwdriver, 60’s Batman without skin-tight leggings and an arsenal of puns.  Without it, the job is

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Use server backups to bring down organized crime

  Server backups are important. You know it. We know it. But when considering why your business needs to make frequent, effective backups the thought of organized crime usually doesn’t enter the equation. No, we’re not talking Sopranos bust-your-kneecaps style organized crime. Your server backups aren’t going to stop horse heads turning up between the

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Australian office closed 4th November 2014

Our Australian office will be closed for Melbourne Cup Day on Tuesday 4th of November 2014.  As such, our Australian support and sales teams will be unavailable on this day.  However, US support and sales will both continue to operate as normal.

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Are you a server backup superhero?

As business depends on IT more with every day that passes, working in IT increasingly gives you powers beyond the reach of mere mortals.  But like all superheros, this power often goes unrecognized until a crisis is underway.  Far too few appreciate how important server backup is until a server crashes and everything their work depends

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Recover a Windows Server: 5 steps every business should know

So, your server has crashed.  Don’t worry, you can recover it.  You can recover it, right? Knowing how to recover a Windows Server, and more importantly having the software and procedures in place to do so, is crucial for all businesses.  Servers can contain mission-critical systems and data, the loss of which has the potential

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4 great ways to spend the time saved by remote management

MultiSite Manager is here.  And oh boy, has your job just got a heck of a lot easier.  Remote management for your backups, restores, updates and reports is going to save you more time than you’ll know what to do with.  Well, we have a few ideas to help out. Here are 4 great ways you