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off-site backup

Making duplicate copies of files in a different geographic location such as in another building or at a cloud storage facility on the Internet. Also called "off-site data protection" and "vaulting." off-site backup is required for disaster recovery as well as to prevent damage from worms that propagate throughout a local network (see Worm.ExploreZip virus). See cloud storage, disaster recovery and backup.
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Thus, in addition to off-site backup storage, the following measures should also be in place to protect computerized data from more run-of-the-mill tragedies and disasters:
Many security managers are familiar with traditional backup methods such as mirrored servers, off-site backup servers that receive data virtually simultaneously to on-site servers.
How does bandwidth abundance at the optical layer, however, translate into services that enterprises can depend on for applications, such as high-speed intranets, delay-sensitive extranets, off-site backups and Internet access?
Managed local file storage: A file server replacement, using CTERA's appliances at the customer premises, delivering LAN-speed performance to end users along with managed off-site backup to Swisscom's cloud.
It will also aid Partners gain visibility into their local and off-site backup statuses directly from the Servoyant console.
Launched in 2001, eUKhost Ltd is a UK based web hosting services provider which offers a range of services including Shared Hosting, Reseller Hosting, Business Hosting, Virtual Private Servers (VPS), Semi-Dedicated Servers, Cloud Hosting, Dedicated Servers, SSL Certificates and Off-site Backup Solutions.
At the top of the list of use cases was off-site backup and archival, followed very closely by disaster recovery.
An off-site backup is a smart way to make sure you have multiple, redundant copies of your data, and maintains access to your data if there is a regional disaster.
Your backup plan should definitely include some provision for off-site backup.
Techcess Group is already seeing a significant increase in business and plans to now focus their efforts on individual service offerings including Server Management, Cloud Computing, Off-Site Backup, Business Continuity, and Project consulting.
It will also assist partners in gaining visibility into their local and off-site backup statuses directly from the Servoyant console.
Launched in 2001, eUKhost Ltd offers a range of services including Shared Hosting, Reseller Hosting, Business Hosting, Virtual Private Servers (VPS), Semi-Dedicated Servers, Cloud Hosting, Dedicated Servers,SSL Certificates and Off-site Backup Solutions.