The IT Support Education Center
The most educational business technology blog for Southern California executives, featuring insider tips, articles, and videos on how to get the best IT results.
You may not always think of it this way, but your business information is a valuable asset. Without your data, business operations would come to a screeching halt or at least a slow crawl. Like any other asset, your business data needs to be protected. Unfortunately, many companies unknowingly compromised the integrity of their data when they sent people home to work. What’s more, they don’t realize how spreading out their people to their individual remote locations may have affected their data backup strategy.
Believe it or not, crash support, or “disaster recovery” in IT speak, isn’t just about your system being taken out by a fire, flood, or even a monkey. “Data disasters” such as viruses, malware, and human error can be as impactful as natural disasters. You should be prepared for all kinds of disastrous scenarios. We’ve all accidentally hit the delete button when we didn’t mean to, right? Many times, it’s more than one thing that brings your system down.
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