The difference between cloud backup services and cloud storage services

By |2018-06-04T23:19:49+00:00June 18th, 2018|

The difference between cloud backup services and cloud storage services One common misunderstanding which can come along with cloud computing is the actual difference between cloud storage services and cloud backup services. There is a very thin line between the two, and could be easily interchangeable. However; the two are very different when looked into [...]

Signs implementing cloud backup for business is the right choice

By |2018-05-15T11:12:46+00:00May 21st, 2018|

Signs implementing cloud backup for business is the right choice Cloud is the major technological advancement in the backup space over the last 5 to 10 years. It’s always available; accessible from anywhere and can rapidly hand access to anything needed within seconds. In this article we outline some key signposts that point toward cloud [...]

The top 4 reasons why Cloud Backup isn’t enough to protect your business

By |2018-05-10T22:01:01+00:00April 23rd, 2018|

The top 4 reasons why Cloud Backup isn't enough to protect your business It's always good to have a Plan B with anything in life. Data protection isn't any different. Placing your faith completely in cloud backup to cover you from major data loss; and having a single point of failure is just asking for [...]

3 reasons consumer backup solutions don’t work for business

By |2018-05-11T16:59:05+00:00April 16th, 2018|

3 reasons consumer backup solutions don't work for business Data protection is becoming a bit of a buzz word. From Facebook to GDPR and everything in between. However; the in-between is that our data does need to be backed up effectively to protect against any unexpected data loss. Unfortunately; there are business to consumer (B2C) [...]

Benefits gained through Data De-duplication

By |2018-05-11T19:42:08+00:00March 22nd, 2018|

Benefits gained through Data De-duplication One of the big advances of storage technologies in the last decade is Data De-duplication (shortened to de-dupe). What we are going to focus on the benefits gained through De-duplication within backups for SMB and SME sized businesses. Russian Dolls are a good example of de-duplication. They're all similar [...]

Offsite Backups – Choosing cloud storage providers

By |2018-05-24T14:46:30+00:00March 16th, 2018|

Offsite Backups - Choosing cloud storage providers Choice is a privilege. Choice is in excess when trying to figure out the best cloud storage provider for offsite backups. There are all small variations in each which may make all the difference when making that all important final decision. Choosing cloud storage providers is a major [...]

Disaster Recovery as a Service

By |2018-05-11T16:54:58+00:00March 2nd, 2018|

Disaster Recovery as a Service It’s becoming more common for businesses to utilize the cloud – from start up to the largest enterprises. With this comes challenges around disaster recovery of mission critical services. In this article we’re going to cover a bit about Disaster Recovery as a Service, DRaaS for short. Firstly, what is [...]

Information about Backup as a Service from Test My Backup

By |2018-05-11T16:50:26+00:00February 26th, 2018|

Information about Backup as a Service from Test My Backups Backup and recovery is one of the most important services which IT provides a business. Data security and recovery time is important to any business. This is where Backup as a Service, commonly abbreviated to BaaS comes into play. What is Backup as a Service? [...]

Cloud hosted data and the importance to backup and test recover

By |2018-05-11T16:51:59+00:00January 22nd, 2018|

Cloud hosted data and the importance to backup and test recover Today I'm going to address one of the main questions potential clients raise. Where's the potential value of our services when they are using cloud hosted data? Speaking to a lot of business owners who have migrated or begun businesses in the cloud; there [...]