We’re proud to announce BackupAssist Classic v11 – the latest evolution of our award-winning backup software.
It’s unfortunate, but organizations around the world are being hacked into and held to ransom by cybercriminals at an alarming rate. Most SMEs are simply under-prepared but have no idea why. This is the story of how digital forensics and Cyber Black Box can help.
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 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.
It’s unfortunate, but organizations around the world are being hacked into and held to ransom by cybercriminals at an alarming rate. Most SMEs are simply under-prepared but have no idea why. This is the story of how digital forensics and Cyber Black Box can help.
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.
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Windows Server 2008 Image Backup and REV / rdx drives

Hello all, This is an important message for users of the rdx and REV drives on Server 2008 and the Image Backup (aka Windows Server Backup). BackupAssist does support the rdx and REV devices as a destination device. [Note that the built-in Windows Server Backup (and the SBS wizards) does not detect these devices as

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eSata and wbadmin support

Hi all, I’ve recently been delivering an educational presentation on the drive imaging features in Windows Server 2008. I’ve been very impressed by its capabilities, especially given that it is built into the OS. Hardware Independent Restore (HIR) has worked just great in all our testing, even in absurd situations (eg. backup an Intel Server

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Visit us at TechEd and SMB Nation!

We’ll be exhibiting at both TechEd Sydney and SMB Nation Seattle in the next 2 months. If you’re attending these events, please drop by for a visit. The dates are: TechEd – Wednesday 3rd September – Friday 5th September – please visit our booth. Linus will also be attending the SBS2008 pre-day on Tuesday 2nd

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Exchange 2007 and Server 2008 – will it backup?

UPDATE: Exchange 2007 backup on Server 2008 is now possible thanks to a plug-in released with BackupAssist v5.2. Find out more. Hi all, There has been a considerable amount of confusion about backing up Exchange 2007 on Windows Server 2008 and whether BackupAssist will support this. We too have seen a LOT of conflicting information

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Freeeject.com !

Hello, I’m Michael, one of the BackupAssist Support team Recently a customer wanted to have a remotely shared Rev drive cartridge to eject after the backup was complete. Since this was a remote share, the standard eject check box is not an option. The solution was to use the freeeject program available at www.freeeject.com. FreeEject

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Version 3 license details fail to verify during upgrade order.

Hello, I’m Michael, one of the BackupAssist US Support team members. We get several calls and e-mails a week from customer having problems verifying their license details when ordering a Version 4 upgrade. When entering your Version 3 to Version 4 upgrade order, ensure you enter the license details exactly as they appear in the

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BackupAssist Events and Managed Platforms Integration

Note – this information has been updated on Jan 23rd 2009 Hello everyone, Did you know – you can set up your managed platform or server monitoring system to recognize BackupAssist’s events to accurately report on the backup status? There are 4 events that BackupAssist may log to the Windows Event Log: ID 5632 (Information)

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Trouble running BackupAssist V4.1 on 64 bit machines?????

Hi All, This is Raj from the BackupAssist support team 🙂 . As you may already know, the latest release of BackupAssist (Version 4.1) was officially released last week. While this latest update received the stamp of approval from the majority of our client base, there were 4 clients who encountered some issues. Looking into

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Exchange Server corruption and recovery

Yesterday, an unfortunate thing happened. After a reboot of our server (that was combined with the installation of some Windows updates), our Exchange Information Store became corrupt. (Note: In our company, we use Exchange for internal company emails. All emails that go to our backupassist.com email addresses are hosted externally, so thankfully this Exchange corruption

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Remote SQL backups

Hi all, This is Raj from the BackupAssist Support team with my first post on our blogs – I hope you find my post useful. Yesterday I had this very interesting task of assisting one of our clients who was looking to backup a remote SQL server, which was on a different domain and a

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BackupAssist v3 Customer & Tech Support ending on 30 June 2008

A long time ago, in April 04, we released v3 of BackupAssist. And we have enjoyed providing you support for v3 since then! When we released v4 last year, we said that we would discontinue support for v3 at the end of 2007. But since we love working with our users so much, we continued