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data backup

A duplicate copy of data on a different storage medium. See backup types, backup storage, backup and restore, disaster recovery and LAN-free backup.
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We have put a lot of development effort into transitioning our Data Backup Pro software so that it will be easily prepared for a future that will rely heavily on cloud computing.
The 500-member council's report examines the role data backup plays in the business impact analysis credit unions conduct as part of business continuity planning, plus the factors credit unions should consider when choosing data backup plans.
EMC and lenovo launch unlimited online data backup service for small business professionals
When a power failure, blackout or voltage drop (of 20%) occurs, an off signal travels through the retention circuit, and the pulse generator starts the data backup process and shutdown of the computer.
The survey, an annual look at corporate data backup and storage trends, confirmed to no one's great surprise that laptops are pervasive within corporate organizations.
Says George Volakakis, president of IST Computers whose value-added backup service is based on NovaNet-Web, "Customer response to online data backup has been tremendous and these new features, FastBit II in particular, will help us roll the service out to more subscribers at a faster rate using our existing infrastructure.
Remote backup data storage solutions supplier DSO has introduced its latest remote data backup service for protecting a company's data.
Unless you have a centralized system that polls all franchisees' mission critical data every night, then you should require your franchisees to perform automatic remote data backups by subscribing to an online data backup service.
While the service provider assumes responsibility and automates back-end functions, users retain overall control of their data backup and recovery by creating customized backup policies, checking status and initiating restore operations whenever needed.
Data Backup 3 is an easy to use backup program for the Mac that offers you just the right amount of power, flexibility and ease-of-use to help you backup your computer fast.
The opportunity: Offering your subscribers automatic, remote data backup over the Internet as a premium service.