OVH data centre fire shows backups should be standard, founder says
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OVH data centre fire shows backups should be standard, founder says

Octave Klaba suggests many customers incorrectly assumed backups were a default part of their contract
18 Mar 2021
Paragon Backup & Recovery 17 CE review: Free and flexible
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Paragon Backup & Recovery 17 CE review: Free and flexible

It’s free – but does it have what it takes to outshine its paid-for rivals?
16 Mar 2021
O&O DiskImage Professional review: All-round assurance
O&O DiskImage Professional
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O&O DiskImage Professional review: All-round assurance

This powerful backup solution protects your entire system, not just a selection of files
10 Mar 2021
Iperius Backup Free: A sober-looking backup tool
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Iperius Backup Free: A sober-looking backup tool

Despite lacking version control and disk imaging, the hybrid backup might just make up for it
4 Mar 2021
IDrive Personal review: Set it and forget it
IDrive Personal
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IDrive Personal review: Set it and forget it

This cloud service is good value and easy to use – and it can take care of your local backup needs too
2 Mar 2021
What is cloud-to-cloud backup?
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What is cloud-to-cloud backup?

C2C backup is growing in popularity, so what is it, and how can it help your business if the worst happens?
1 Mar 2021
Acronis True Image 2021 review: The consummate do-it-all package
Acronis True Image 2021
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Acronis True Image 2021 review: The consummate do-it-all package

A first-rate backup solution, True Image may be more than you need, but it’s hard to fault
18 Feb 2021
Ashampoo Backup Pro 14 review: A competent package at a great price
Ashampoo Backup Pro 14
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Ashampoo Backup Pro 14 review: A competent package at a great price

When it comes to local backups, this clean suite ticks all the important boxes
16 Feb 2021
BackupAssist teams with Wasabi to offer cheaper backup for businesses
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BackupAssist teams with Wasabi to offer cheaper backup for businesses

The two companies claim the backup solution is 80% cheaper than using S3 buckets
6 Jan 2021
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
7 Dec 2020
Google buys Actifio to bring disaster recovery to Google Cloud
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Google buys Actifio to bring disaster recovery to Google Cloud

Google says the deal will help enterprises to manage business-critical workloads
3 Dec 2020
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
10 Nov 2020
Newmar Power’s new UPS provides backup power in extreme conditions
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Newmar Power’s new UPS provides backup power in extreme conditions

Newmar Power’s UPS can handle temperatures ranging from -40 to 176 degrees F
9 Oct 2020
Keep your data available with snapshot technology
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Keep your data available with snapshot technology

Synology’s solution to your data protection problem
24 Jul 2020
BackupVault Cloud Backup review: Back(up) to reality
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BackupVault Cloud Backup review: Back(up) to reality

A great choice for SMB data protection, with simple cloud storage costs and fast, slick restore features
28 May 2020
ExaGrid EX21000E review: Super-efficient backup storage
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ExaGrid EX21000E review: Super-efficient backup storage

Massive scale-out storage with great data reduction rates and an innovative landing zone
14 Apr 2020
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...
5 Mar 2020
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
27 Feb 2020
6 ways your business could suffer if you don’t backup Office 365
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Whitepaper

6 ways your business could suffer if you don’t backup Office 365

Office 365 makes it easy to lose valuable data regularly, unpredictably, unintentionally, and for good
12 Feb 2020
Picking the perfect business backup
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Picking the perfect business backup

This is what to look for in a professional backup suite
10 Aug 2019
What Sheryl Crow can teach us about data protection
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What Sheryl Crow can teach us about data protection

The country singer’s experience offers a cautionary tale for IT admins
28 Jun 2019
The IT Pro guide to disaster recovery
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The IT Pro guide to disaster recovery

What will you do when disaster strikes?
12 Jun 2019
Data protection: downtime is money
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Data protection: downtime is money

Smarter approaches to data protection and recovery
31 May 2019