BackupAssist 365

What are in-place archives in Office 365 and how do I back them up?

In-place archives in Office 365 (now Microsoft 365) provide users with archive mailbox space that is easy to search. BackupAssist 365 v1.9.4 and later adds support for Office 365 in-place archives, making it easy to account for in-place archives in your BDR strategy. Here, we’ll take a closer look at in-place archives and how to back them up.


How to fix “Reboot and Select proper Boot device” with BCDBoot

If you are trying to boot your Windows machine, but receive the message “Reboot and Select proper Boot device or Insert Boot Media in selected Boot device and press a key” – don’t panic! If you can see your Windows partition, you can make it bootable with this quick and easy solution.

Cyber Resilience

Cloud backups and preparing for success in the face of disaster

Here’s a little backup industry secret: a lot of the information published about how to craft a cloud BDR (backup and disaster recovery) strategy is hype that promotes overengineering and overspending. After all, BDR companies make money when you buy our products, which creates strong incentives to focus on the risk side of the risk/reward calculations.

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How to back up Intermedia Exchange mailboxes to a NAS or local storage

Intermedia’s Exchange Email services come with SecuriSync backups, but many administrators need a way to save backups externally. Here, we’ll cover how BackupAssist 365 allows you to automatically back up Intermedia mailboxes to a NAS or local storage.

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How does BackupAssist 365 retain deleted items in Exchange mailbox backups?

Keeping permanently deleted items in your Exchange mailbox backups is important. Microsoft 365 provides up to 30 days of deleted item retention. Beyond this time, items are deleted for good – so restoring from backup will be your only option. Let’s see how BackupAssist 365 handles this.

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Backing up remote files via SFTP using BackupAssist 365 – an introduction and cyber security analysis

Many businesses have important files stored on remote machines – such as websites, transaction logs, and router logs. With the ever-present threat of hacking, it has never been more important to have a robust backup plan. We will examine the “pull” vs “push” method of backing up remote content and discuss how BackupAssist 365 can help you achieve offsite backups of remote files.

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Backup windows for Microsoft 365 – what are they and why are they useful?

A “backup window” is a specified window of time during which BackupAssist 365 will perform backups of Microsoft 365. Although implementing backup windows are not necessary for the majority of users, they do ensure your internet connection is not degraded during the workday, while also helping you get smooth backups if Microsoft repeatedly denies service due to throttling.