Sterling Data Storage™ is partnering with MSPs, IT Consulting Firms and IT Service Companies in the United States and Canada to deliver cloud backup services to businesses requiring data protection and disaster recovery. As part of the launch promotion, there are no upfront licensing fees or capital equipment investments required by the MSP or IT Service Company partner. Continue reading
Backing up your files and data is one of the most important things you can do to protect your business against computer crashes and online disasters. After all, we have all heard of companies and individuals losing their entire database or website in a single crash. While many people back up their data using external hard drives and disks, using an offsite backup service can actually be far more secure. Digital information is becoming an increasingly intrinsic part of many businesses. The more securely you back up your files, the more secure your business will be. Continue reading
The prospect of losing all of your files due to a hardware failure or corrupted software is too much to bear. Computer technology is anything but permanent, after all. Not only do individual systems break down and sometimes fail catastrophically without warning, but a new software version may present compatibility problems and the like. For this reason, it is important to practice good data archiving. Ideally, you not only want a good backup of your data for immediate use, but also some long-term archiving so that if anything gets lost or corrupted, you always have another option.
Choosing Good Backup Options
Choosing the right data archiving or backup solution is the key to having a successful emergency plan. Since you may need to rely on your solution when your system suffers catastrophe, it is important to choose one that can be relied upon and that guarantees not just secure archiving but also ease of recovery. There are various properties that should be present in any good archiving solution, including constant access and high bandwidth. Continue reading
As the name implies, a data vault does more than simply store your information. Your data are kept safe and secure with the best measures that will not allow unauthorized access to your data. When deciding upon a good vault for your data, you should look at the system’s encryption system. For instance, you can check to see if a system uses SSL to encrypt data, which is supported with many web browsers if you plan to use an Internet interface to access data. Continue reading
There are few business owners who would keep all of their files in one place. After all, doing so can lead to potential losses. It is odd, then, that so many business owners fail to back up their electronic data. If you want to keep your data safe, you should consider using online backup services.
Perhaps the most important benefit of online backup services is ease of access. If you have multiple sites or multiple employees working on the same task, an online backup system can provide workers with easy access to the files that they need. An online backup system can also make sure that clean copies of files are ready if someone makes a mistakes, a common issue for those companies that often have large group projects in progress. If you want to make sure that you can protect the efficiency and integrity of your place of business, online backup services may be your best choice. Continue reading
Defining Cloud Storage Services
Wikipedia defines cloud storage as a model of networked online storage servers where one can store data safely without having to keep it on his or her computer. A number of hosting companies offer this form of storage, which allows one to easily back up important files so that they are not lost if one’s computer malfunctions and crashes. Another benefit of using cloud storage is that one will also be able to share files with others as needed. As these files can be accessed by anyone who a person decides to give access to, people can now work on the same project even though they live hundreds or thousands of miles apart. Continue reading
Using Online Backup To Protect Critical Data
Online backup is becoming much more common as people conduct more and more activities via computers. At home and at work, people are increasingly saving critical data on computers without printing and filing backup documents. Even in the home, this involves much more than family photos or treasured emails from family members. Home-based businesses and organizations store tax information and payroll data on personal computers. The dangers associated with a computer crash are heightened in these situations. Continue reading
Recovering Files With Data Storage
Online data storage does not only help you retrieve files lost through theft or hardware corruption, but it would also help you recover files lost through natural calamities like floods, earthquakes. The mega earthquake in Christchurch, NZ and the horrific hurricane Katrina caused tremendous loss of data. No one can tell exactly when such events will occur. Nonetheless, if you want to secure useful files for your business, use third party online backup services. Continue reading
Protecting Your Content With Data Protection
When it comes to the best in data protection Sterling Data Storage is a company you can trust in. Many people fail to protect their content and overall data in general. Instead of taking precautionary measures, they leave caution to the wind. This is where the services of Sterling Data Storage come in handy. Not only does the company offer the top of the line in comprehensive online backup and restore technology, it also provides the end-user with a high level of quality assurance when dealing with data protection. Continue reading