The Definitive Ransomware Protection Guide for Business in 2020
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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.
Amidst the Covid-19 public health emergency, here’s a summary of the latest updates pertaining our team and how we continue to support your business.
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.
Amidst the Covid-19 public health emergency, here’s a summary of the latest updates pertaining our team and how we continue to support your business.
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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So, you’re looking around at backup and recovery software for your Windows server. But you also know it comes with its own free backup software called Windows Server Backup. Naturally, the million dollar (or rather, no dollar) question is “why pay for third-party backup software?” Specifically, why do people buy BackupAssist when they’ve already got

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Cerber ransomware hits over half of Office 365 users globally; Avanan.

Millions of Office 365 users were recently struck with malicious malware that bypassed Microsoft’s built-in security and devastated their systems. Almost as unnerving as malware smashing so easily through Microsoft safeguards was the fact that once infected, the ransomware speaks to the user directly through their speakers.

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Are you an MSP? You can improve your backup services

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What’s the best backup software?

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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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Calculating RTO/RPO – make IT bulletproof for business

Your office burned down over the weekend.  We’re sorry to be the bearers of bad news, but it happened. What will your business do now? How fast can your IT infrastructure be back up and running? What data will it need to recover with the highest priority? These are the questions that will inevitably arise

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World Cup 2014: 4 valuable lessons you can learn about backup strategy!

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Ladies and Gentlemen, start your engines! We’re thrilled to announce that BackupAssist v8 is live and ready to improve your backup strategy like never before. We’ve worked hard to ensure that BackupAssist v8 is our most advanced, powerful and intuitive version yet. It balances simplicity with sophistication.  It’s user-friendly, yet highly advanced.  It’s powerful in

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Know someone whose business doesn’t have a backup strategy?  Maybe it’s you… we’ll give you the benefit of the doubt, because we’re sure you know how crazy that would be.  Unfortunately the sad truth is that an alarming number of SMBs still don’t have a well-thought out business backup strategy. Here are the top 5