Zerto vs Cohesity: Data Protection Solutions

By Troy Platts / October 5, 2022

Data is your company’s lifeblood, and it’s constantly at risk of being stolen, taken for ransom, or permanently lost. Many factors can compromise your data — cybersecurity threats, natural disasters, hardware failures, and human error to name but a few. Although most of these factors are out of your control, you can still make sure … Continue reading “Zerto vs Cohesity: Data Protection Solutions”

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What is Cloud Data Storage and How Does it Work?

By Rob Townsend / August 18, 2022

The volume of data available to businesses has grown exponentially in recent years. 47% of enterprises now cite data growth as one of their top three challenges, and the world’s data storage requirements look set to continue growing at 40% every year.1 With the amount of data available to them increasing, organisations are looking for … Continue reading “What is Cloud Data Storage and How Does it Work?”

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5 Big Data Challenges and Solutions

By Troy Platts / July 7, 2022

The amount of data we produce daily is mind-boggling. Did you know that 2.5 quintillion bytes of data are generated every day? Or that there are 44 zettabytes of data in the entire digital universe?1 With vast amounts of data being created every second from customer logs, sales figures, and stakeholders, data has become the … Continue reading “5 Big Data Challenges and Solutions”

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5 Steps to Using the Cloud for Ransomware Protection

By Troy Platts / September 13, 2021

According to the Center for Internet Security, backup files should be appropriately protected and stored offline or out-of-band.1 Today’s cybercriminals deploy ransomware that looks for backups and blocks them before launching the malware. They also exfiltrate sensitive data to use as an added incentive for companies to pay the ransom. One way to ensure backups … Continue reading “5 Steps to Using the Cloud for Ransomware Protection”

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How Veeam’s Backup and Replication Solution Works

By Troy Platts / July 7, 2021

As a leader in backup solutions, Veeam® provides a single platform for secure, cloud-based backups for hybrid and cloud environments. Its Availability Suite™ enables customers to achieve total visibility and accessibility across an enterprise, whether at the edge or in the cloud. With Cloud Data Management™ capabilities, Veeam’s products help secure data loss through automated … Continue reading “How Veeam’s Backup and Replication Solution Works”

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6 Steps to Building a Culture of Security

By Troy Platts / June 10, 2021

In this guest blog, originally written by Arctic Wolf, we consider what organisations must do to protect themselves from today’s highly sophisticated cyber criminals.  Traditional firewalls and antivirus software are no longer enough, a strong security culture that empowers employees is essential to defend against the threat of cyberattacks. You can find Arctic Wolf’s full … Continue reading “6 Steps to Building a Culture of Security”

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What is Veeam Cloud Connect and Do You Need It?

By Rob Townsend / May 25, 2021

The technological equivalent of an oil spill would be a data loss, theft, compromise, or a ransomware lockup. You may be aware of the disastrous oil spill from the British Petroleum Deepwater Horizon offshore rig back in 2011. Over 172 million gallons of crude oil leaked into the Gulf of Mexico. That oil spill was … Continue reading “What is Veeam Cloud Connect and Do You Need It?”

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How to Get Data Backup and Recovery in the Healthcare Sector Right

By Rob Townsend / April 14, 2021

It goes without saying that the pandemic has created many new challenges for the healthcare industry, but it’s also exacerbated many other ongoing issues, like data backup and protection. That’s where data backup and recovery comes into play. Healthcare organisations need the right backup and recovery solution in place in order to keep data protected … Continue reading “How to Get Data Backup and Recovery in the Healthcare Sector Right”

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Why the Educational Sector Needs Cloud Backup

By Rob Townsend / March 11, 2021

As more classroom lessons and educational courses are being delivered online, educational institutions are faced with a changing business model that requires a different infrastructure. IT services are no longer restricted to on-premise delivery. Online classes require more bandwidth, as videos and interactive lessons are used. Latency issues can degrade online activities as students wait … Continue reading “Why the Educational Sector Needs Cloud Backup”

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