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The Importance of Backup Redundancy in DevOps

An IT team’s worst nightmare happened earlier this month: Google Cloud accidentally deleted an Australian pension fund worth $135 billion. That data wipe included all the backups stored on the service, leaving UniSuper in an impossibly difficult situation. Fortunately, they had backups with a different provider, allowing them to restore services after two weeks. However,...

Is DSPM Right for Your Business?

With many businesses, the question of data security continues to be a hot topic. Around 39% of breached data are stored across multiple environments, such as the cloud, company devices, and local storage. That’s led to cybersecurity becoming less about stopping one type of threat and more about providing broader coverage. Solutions like DSPM have emerged as a potential...

Why Immutable Backups Are Essential for Any Business

An effective backup solution is essential to any modern business plan. Among these, immutable backups stand out as a secure and reliable option. Notably, they’re one of the best defenses against ransomware. Considering half of enterprises falling for a ransomware attack in the past 12 months, that value can’t be ignored. As organizations continue to be bombarded by...

15 Easy Ways To Improve Your Mobile Device Security

With over 15 billion mobile devices globally, they’re an everyday part of most people’s lives, whether at home or in the office. Smartphones alone are owned by 85% of Americans due to their usefulness, availability, and ease of use. However, convenience makes it easy to forget the importance of mobile device security. With technology being widespread, cybercriminals can...

The Hidden Value of Software Updates

As we continue Cybersecurity Month 2023, today, we want to discuss the value of software updates in securing our world. Around 31% of companies have detected attempts to exploit software vulnerabilities, making that a common weak point. Beyond that, patches often add new features, bug fixes, and other benefits. Whether you’re an individual user or a business owner,...

100+ Tech Tips for Users and Businesses

From mobile phones to computers, digital devices have become commonplace in businesses and homes alike. What was once a novel way of doing simple tasks, technology is now integral to day-to-day work and living. Yet, with over 5 billion internet users globally, it’s easy to take for granted. Convenience can come at a cost, ranging from minor headaches to major security...

Top 15 Benefits of Managed IT Services

When running a business, information technology (IT) can be complex, time-consuming, and essential. However finding, hiring, and training qualified staff and getting the right managed IT services has become more difficult than ever. With long hiring periods due to the specialization of the role, 41% of companies cite a talent shortage as the biggest obstacle to adopting...

Office365 Is Not a Disaster Recovery Plan

Disaster recovery plans are vital, not just important. Data becomes lost, deleted, purged, corrupted, all the time. Without that measure in place, data is truly lost. There does seem to be confusion on what constitutes a Disaster Recovery plan, however. While many systems have some form of data retention, they lack the necessary measures to be considered “disaster...

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