Monthly Archives: November 2015

Data Backup Versus Data Storage: Yes, There Is a Difference

People tend to use the terms “data backup” and “data storage” interchangeably these days, so we thought we would take a moment and clear a few things up about that. There are clear differences between the two, and understanding that could mean saving yourself and your business a world of grief down the line. Online…
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Multi-Tenancy and the Cloud

Multi-tenancy is the foundational process of cloud computing. It operates in degrees that help incorporate all layers of both public and private cloud systems. It offers easy customization between groups and individuals and is capable of delivering full economy of scale. What Is a Tenant Application? A tenant is any kind of application, be it…
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Challenges to backup data for lawyers, physicians and accountants

If you talk to a lawyer why they don’t backup their files to a third party location, the first word you will hear is security. Any slight possibility that their clients’ information could be compromised will bring overwhelming legal issues to them. But backup is critical for any business, the consequences of losing all clients’…
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Choose Between an Appliance-Based and Appliance-Free Backup Solution

An appliance-based backup solution has been a popular choice for small or personal offices with just one production server to protect. Small businesses often deploy only one Microsoft small business server that is capable of providing adequate file, database, mail and other services for business operations. Each employee will work on his or her own…
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