Data Backups vs. Replication: What Does Your Business Need?

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Data backups and replication aren’t one and the same. There are important differences in what they are used for and how they are set up. Only by understanding the differences can you determine whether your business needs just one solution or both of them. Data Backups Data backups involve copying both critical and non-critical data periodically. They are typically performed … Read More

5 Types of Files You Should Back Up Regularly

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Backing up your business files regularly is recommended in case a hard disk suddenly fails, a ransomware attack occurs, or another type of disaster destroys your data. However, not every file on your system is essential and needs to be included in these backups. You can save both time and space by backing up only the files critical to the … Read More

Your Guide to Having "The Talk" with Your Team about Passwords

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Protecting business accounts with strong passwords is an important part of any company’s security strategy. However, if you simply tell your team to avoid using weak passwords like “123456” or “qwerty” because weak credentials can lead to data breaches, they will probably say “Okay” and then forget what you told them the next time they create a new password. One … Read More