Bulletproof Backups for Any Budget

By | September 9th, 2016
Bullet Proof Backups

Peace of mind comes from knowing your data is backed up. But how do you know your backup is safe? Step one is to have a strategy. Step two is to have storage that can stand up to abuse. Step three is to make sure the data is safely offsite. Combining a battle-ready hard drive….

Backing Up for Small Business

By | September 2nd, 2016

Labor Day weekend and the end of summer is here. It’s an opportunity to raise our glasses to working people including us. If you’re a small business owner or you’re responsible for data backup at a small business, make sure to take some time to back up your essential data before donning the flip-flops and….

Backing Up for Non-Profits

By | August 25th, 2016
Backing Up for Nonprofits

A lot of us dedicate our time and effort to causes we believe in. If you’re responsible for the data used by your non-profit, here are some guidelines to think about. Develop a backup plan of your own by answering these questions. Backing up copies of crucial organizational information like financial and bank statements, donation….

What’s the Diff: Megabits and Megabytes

By | August 18th, 2016
What's the Diff: Megabits and Megabytes

What is the difference between a megabit and a megabyte? The answer is obvious to computer people – it’s “a factor of eight,” since there are eight bits in a single byte. But there’s a lot more to the answer, too, involving how data moves, is stored, and the history of computing. What are Megabits?….

Managing the Backup of Multiple Windows Servers

By | August 16th, 2016

In a recent post we looked at how you could use Backblaze B2 in concert with CloudBerry to backup your Windows Server data to the Backblaze cloud.  In the process, you could save up to 75% over similar solutions by using the B2/CloudBerry combination.  But, what if you needed to backup 5 Windows Servers, or….