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Ransomware demands in Japan are almost 26 times higher than in the UK, report finds
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Ransomware demands in Japan are almost 26 times higher than in the UK, report finds

Ransom demands tend to be lower in order to make it easier for organisations to pay them, according to Sophos researchers
27 Apr 2022
Kyndryl and Dell partner on new cyber resilience and recovery service
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disaster recovery (DR)

Kyndryl and Dell partner on new cyber resilience and recovery service

New expanded alliance aims to help businesses improve performance and availability of critical data
14 Apr 2022
Arcserve 9288DR Appliance review: The backup host with the most
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Arcserve 9288DR Appliance review: The backup host with the most

Ideally suited to securing physical and virtual environments with a superb range of data protection features
14 Apr 2022
Ionos HiDrive Pro review: Simple, straightforward backup
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Ionos HiDrive Pro review: Simple, straightforward backup

Basic cloud file sharing and syncing services at a reasonable price with a raft of handy backup tools
4 Apr 2022
Files.com review: A great all-round cloud collaborator
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Files.com review: A great all-round cloud collaborator

An excellent range of features backed up by strong security and integration with third-party productivity apps
28 Mar 2022
Best free backup software
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Best free backup software

You never know when disaster will strike so it's always best to have a plan to save your data
28 Mar 2022
IT Pro Panel: Building your backup strategy
IT Pro Panel: Building your backup strategy
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IT Pro Panel: Building your backup strategy

Digital transformation is all the rage, but it’s important not to forget the essentials of IT
28 Mar 2022
Resetting Windows 11 might not delete every file, Microsoft warns
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Microsoft Windows

Resetting Windows 11 might not delete every file, Microsoft warns

The problem is linked to the way Windows handles OneDrive data
25 Feb 2022
Nine tips to improve your disaster recovery strategy
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disaster recovery (DR)

Nine tips to improve your disaster recovery strategy

Whether you have a well-rehearsed DR plan in place or are just starting out, here's how to take your strategy to the next level
15 Feb 2022
How to move Microsoft's Windows 11 from a hard drive to an SSD
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How to move Microsoft's Windows 11 from a hard drive to an SSD

Breathe new life into your Windows machine with these simple steps
4 Jan 2022
Buying business backup software in 2022
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Buying business backup software in 2022

What’s the first rule of business club? Back up, back up, back up. We explain what to look for in a solution
3 Jan 2022
Retrospect Backup 18.1 review: Makes light work of backups
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Retrospect Backup 18.1 review: Makes light work of backups

A strong solution with good management features for backing up physical servers and workstations - if not VMs
26 Oct 2021
Barracuda Backup 490 review: A complete data-protection solution in a box
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Server & storage

Barracuda Backup 490 review: A complete data-protection solution in a box

This dedicated appliance is quick to deploy and easy to manage, with joined-up local and cloud backup services
20 Oct 2021
WhatsApp backups to get end-to-end encryption
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WhatsApp backups to get end-to-end encryption

Facebook says it's the final step towards a full end-to-end encrypted messaging experience on the chat app
15 Oct 2021
Nakivo Backup & Replication 10.4 review: A superb option
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Nakivo Backup & Replication 10.4 review: A superb option

A versatile and affordable backup solution with unbeatable platform support and a great set of features
11 Oct 2021
Commvault Metallic review: All about that BaaS
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Commvault Metallic review: All about that BaaS

A slick backup solution with a big choice of protection modules and easily manageable costs
30 Sep 2021
IT Pro Asks: What if the Carrington Event happened today?
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IT Pro Asks: What if the Carrington Event happened today?

Welcome to the latest series of 2-minute IT Pro videos
23 Aug 2021
Hybrid backup for business
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Hybrid backup for business

Flexible working is here to stay, and backing up has never been more important
26 Jul 2021
StorageCraft ShadowXafe review: Virtuosic VM backup
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StorageCraft ShadowXafe review: Virtuosic VM backup

An affordable one-stop backup shop for virtual environments, with great data-recovery services
2 Jun 2021
Barracuda Backup Vx review: Hassle-free hybrid backup
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Barracuda Backup Vx review: Hassle-free hybrid backup

A virtual on-premises appliance that’s a breeze to manage
20 May 2021
Acronis Cyber Protect 15 Advanced review: A well-rounded package
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Acronis Cyber Protect 15 Advanced review: A well-rounded package

An all-you-can-eat data backup and security buffet with superb support for virtual environments
13 May 2021
How good is your backup, really?
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How good is your backup, really?

Set it and forget it is no way to treat a critical element of business resiliency
4 May 2021
How to enhance your backup strategy
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How to enhance your backup strategy

No matter what stage your organisation’s backup strategy is at, there is always room to improve
30 Apr 2021