Cloud storage is a game-changer when it comes to cyber resilience and backup strategies. It simplifies storing offsite backups and abstracts away hardware complexities. However, left unchecked, cloud backup storage costs can get out of control quickly. Fortunately, by taking a strategic approach to cloud backups you can get the benefits while limiting the cost.
If you ever lost or deleted an important email in Outlook, you probably experienced feelings of panic and despair. The Recoverable Items (formerly known as Dumpster) feature in Exchange Online is a handy tool that administrators can use to recover deleted items.
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.
Some people report this “Copied file size bytes differs from source file size” message in SharePoint and OneDrive for Business backups. It’s nothing to worry about, as these skipped files are attempted again on the next backup run. Here’s why it happens.
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.
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.
Are you running a legacy Windows operating system that has been in end-of-support for years? Don’t worry; I’m not here to give you a lecture on the need to upgrade. For the most part, no administrator wants to run Windows Server 2012 in the 2020s, but they often have to.
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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.
Given Microsoft 365’s reputation for reliability, many businesses choose to rely solely on the built-in backup and recovery features. However, these enterprises limit the overall resilience and completeness of their backup and disaster recovery (DR) strategy.
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.
Setting up backups for Exchange mailboxes, SharePoint and OneDrive for Business is easy with BackupAssist 365. Here are a few pointers with the setup and credentials.