Tag: Backup

Software & Systems

Generative AI: Data privacy, backup and compliance

June 23, 2023

Via: Computer Weekly

Generative or conversational artificial intelligence (AI) tools have attracted a lot of attention, as well as some controversy, as applications such as OpenAI’s ChatGPT and Google’s Bard create human-like responses to queries or prompts. These apps draw on large databases […]

BI Categories, Data Mining

Data archiving: It doesn’t have to be on tape

June 20, 2022

Via: Network World

Long-term storage—archiving—requires a very different approach than backup and recovery where throughput and deduplication are the main concerns. Archiving calls for storing data for long periods without becoming corrupted, so when it is retrieved, it is exactly what got stored […]

BI Security

5 Must-Have Features of Backup as a Service For Hybrid Environments

April 28, 2022

Via: CIO

As the value and business criticality of data increases, so do the challenges of backup, recovery, and data management. These challenges are exacerbated by exploding data growth, increasing SLA requirements, and an evolving threat and compliance landscape. Although hybrid cloud […]

BI Categories, Data Mining, Software & Systems

Object Storage Will Underpin the Next Generation of IT. Are You Ready?

May 17, 2021

Via: CIO

It’s no exaggeration to say that we’re witnessing the rebirth of object storage. For years, object storage was perceived as a solution best suited to inexpensive backup, long-term archive, and massive data lakes. That was then. These days, unstructured data […]

BI Security

How to protect backups from ransomware

February 15, 2021

Via: Network World

Ransomware is becoming the number one threat to data, which makes it essential to ensure that bad actors don’t encrypt your backup data along with your primary data when they execute ransomware attacks. If they succeed at that, you will […]

BI Categories, Data Mining

For secure data backup, here’s how to do the 3-2-1 rule right

February 25, 2020

Via: Network World

As the number of places where we store data increases, the basic concept of what is referred to as the 3-2-1 rule often gets forgotten. This is a problem, because the 3-2-1 rule is easily one of the most foundational […]

BI Security

Ransomware gang breach data backup software used by hundreds of US dental offices

August 30, 2019

Via: The Next Web

Hundreds of dental offices across the US have been crippled by a ransomware attack targeting a remote data backup service offered by a third-party. PerCSoft and Digital Dental Record (DDR) — the two Wisconsin-based software companies — provide a solution […]

BI Users, Business Users, IT Team

I’m Sorry, Status Quo Backup And Recovery Can’t Come To The Phone Right Now

August 1, 2018

Via: CIO

So here we are: we all know the role of data in today’s business is evolving at light speed and the importance of having a solid backup and recovery strategy is essential. The risk of doing nothing – or maintaining […]