In the world of mainframes and microchips it’s called data backup or data recovery and it can mean the difference between a slight computer setback and living through your own electronic nightmare. Our computers are a bigger part of life than ever before. We shop, work and play using computers. They’ve replaced stereos, encyclopedias, even the mailman. They’ve become journals, photo albums and canvases for our art. But computers don’t last forever. Files become corrupt, motherboards malfunction, hard drives call it quits taking our precious data with them. The best defense is data backup. We offer data backup options for your home, business, or any place you store your electronic data.
We suggest using iDrive for backing up your personal computer. You can get a five gigabyte account for free by clicking the link and for a very reasonable price you can get enough storage for all of your data.
You can’t afford to lose access to your critical data!
We take a proactive approach to Data Backups. By assessing your needs and choosing an off site backup solution for you we can actively monitor and confirm that the backups are being performed. If the situation should arise we can be there quickly to get your documents restored and have you back to business as usual FAST!
Methods to Prevent Data Loss Scenarios
Losing valuable data can be a heartbreaking affair, but we have services designed to help you mitigate data loss. Meanwhile, there are some things you can do to keep your data safer. It’s a good idea to good to follow certain protocols so you do not have to go through the trouble of using data recovery software. The following tips will help you avoid losing data.
Always Make Sure You Back Up Your Data
In order to protect yourself against devastating data loss, you need to make sure you back up your data. We can help you with this, as well as with recovering and restoring your data in an emergency situation.
Create a plan for routinely backing up your files. Some data is more critical and requires proper attention and care. You may need to back it up every week or more. Also, be sure you intermittently test your backups to ensure that your data is being backed up correctly.
Acknowledge Data Security
Mobile devices are convenient tools for many purposes including business, but they can expose your data as very vulnerable. Ensure that your mobile devices can be wiped clean using a remote device management system if they are lost or misplaced, and make use of hardware that uses encrypted data such as password protection.
Invest in Anti-Virus and Email Security Measures
Email threats include hacking, phishing or and malware and these are some of the biggest threats to your data’s integrity. Use a reputable anti-virus and security program to help prevent data loss because of malicious emails. Certainly taking these extra security measures will help you be more proactive in your approach to preventing data loss.
We welcome any questions you have about our backup and data recovery services. Contact us today!