3 Reasons To Invest In Server Backup Software

Mark Martin

[Posted September 19th 2014 by: Mark Martin]

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Server backup software gives you control of the data that is being stored on your servers. When your employees are constantly working from servers, generating new data and changing current data, it’s imperative that there is a backup. No backup can lead to data loss, which can have negative consequences for the operation of a business.

The first reason to invest in server backup software is to avoid losing data. If you don’t have a proper backup, it can mean game over in the event that all data are lost. Whether it was as a result of malware, human error, a power glitch or something else, you cannot afford to run the risk that all data are lost within your servers. This means that something needs to be in place to avoid such a thing.

Manually backing up to a cloud is one way, though software will automate a considerable amount of the process. This ensures that the backups happen at the same time every day and that your data are never left vulnerable because someone forgot.

The second reason to invest is that server backup software can be customized to meet your needs. There are traditional and hybrid backup systems that allow the needs of your service to be considered within the software.

Server Backup has been in the industry since 1998 and has recently gone through rebranding. They offer a wide range of services including:

-           Generational backup

-           Hot-site backups

-           HIPAA compliance

-           Data replication

-           Data archiving

-           Bandwidth throttling

-           Much more

The third reason is when you need a continuous database backup, it can be advantageous to explore server backup software because you can choose when the backups should occur. There is always the option for CDP or you can choose a night backup to avoid having a negative impact on daytime bandwidth. The choice is yours.

In the end, investing in software is something that needs to be done. Taking the time to look at what can be included allows you to improve the flow of information across your business and back up the data in the event of some kind of data loss that could render your operations into a standstill.

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