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.
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.
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.
Microsoft introduced data deduplication on NTFS volumes in Windows Server 2012, and it is a feature that has been improved upon in successive versions. How well will it work on backup data saved using BackupAssist 365?
For users, Microsoft Teams Wikis are a great way to publish information relevant to a channel, collaborate, and learn without leaving the Teams app. For administrators, backing up Teams Wiki pages is an important part of business continuity and compliance. Here, we will take a look at where Microsoft Teams Wikis are stored and how to back up Teams Wiki pages.
SharePoint sites and subsites are only really different by name, because sites and subsites have the same functionality. However, they are managed in different places in the SharePoint admin center, and have a slightly different permissions model.