off-site backup

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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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Since joining the Company in 1996, Ebbighausen has been a pivotal leader within the organization, holding several senior positions instrumental to the company's evolution, including President of Iron Mountain Off-Site Data Protection, President of North American Service Delivery, President of North American Operations and most recently, President of Global Standards.
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26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Iron Mountain Incorporated , the world's trusted partner for records management and data protection services, today offers further advice to its off-site data protection customers and other businesses that have not yet implemented encryption for their backup tapes.
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