Category: Backup&Recovery


Google Backup and Sync app adds support for Apple File System

September 8, 2017

Via: Digital Trends

In June 2016, Apple announced a new file system to be used across its various different pieces of hardware, the imaginatively named Apple File System(APFS). When the High Sierra update for MacOS drops later this year, AFPS is set to arrive […]


External drive died? Your data may still be easy to recover

August 28, 2017

Via: PCWorld

Tawffic Abdul Wahab ‘s external hard drive stopped showing up on his system. Not a great thing to have happen. However, unlike with an internal hard drive, he’s not necessarily looking at an expensive recovery bill. Note: The following is […]


Modify Your Backup/Recovery Plan

June 12, 2017

Via: StorageNewsletter

I&O leaders responsible for storage must rethink their backup procedures to realize cost savings and improve backup infrastructure resource utilization. Cloud services can help your infrastructure modernization initiative, as they alleviate the burden on the data center backup infrastructure. Read […]


iland Secure Cloud Backup

May 26, 2017

Via: StorageNewsletter

iland Internet Solutions Corporation, a cloud service provider of secure and compliant Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS), DR-as-a-Service (DRaaS) and cloud backup services, announced the release of the iland Secure Cloud Backup with Veeam service. The service integrates Veeam Cloud Connect Backup into […]

Backup&Recovery, Cloud Storage

BackupAssist V10 Backup and Recovery Software Featuring Cloud Storage Options

May 24, 2017

Via: StorageNewsletter

BackupAssist Software, a division of Australian Cortex I.T. Labs Pty Ltd, announced version 10 of the company’s BackupAssist backup and DR software. With the availability of version 10, customers will haveh the choice of using their preferred public cloud infrastructure […]


Lessons of WannaCry: Back Up Your Data and Update Your Software

May 19, 2017

Via: IT Business Edge

A week has passed since WannaCry ransomware spread across the world. Now that the initial “shock and awe” reaction has subsided a bit, we can look at the ransomware a little more rationally and see what we can learn from […]


Make Sure Your Data Center Backup Power is Hurricane-Ready

May 10, 2017

Via: Data Center Knowledge

Is your facility prepared for a natural disaster? Can you rest assured the power will stay on? This week is Hurricane Preparedness Week. The start of hurricane season is around the corner and it’s important that your facility is prepared […]


Backup and Recovery Startup Rubrik Raises Funds at $1.3B Valuation

May 2, 2017

Via: Data Center Knowledge

Rubrik, a maker of data backup and recovery software, said it raised $180 million, valuing the startup at $1.3 billion. The investment round was led by Institutional Venture Partners and also included funds from Lightspeed Venture Partners and Greylock Partners. Palo […]


ClearSky Data Expands Its Backup & DR Capabilities

April 4, 2017

Via: StorageReview

Today ClearSky Data announced that it has expanded its data protection capabilities. The company is now able to offer complete offsite back and disaster recovery (DR) as part of its fully managed service. ClearSky states that organizations now only have […]


Cloud Backup More Secure Option Than Traditional Backup for 90% of US SMBs

March 31, 2017

Via: StorageNewsletter

Among SMBs using online backup services, nearly 90% say that it is equally or more secure than on-site backup, according to a survey by Clutch, a B2B ratings and reviews site. One of the first references found of the computing term […]