California Data Privacy Law: Understand the Impact to Your Business

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Power to the people! Amid increasing concerns about digital privacy and the recently approved General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) in Europe, California’s legislature has enacted a new law with the goal of empowering the state’s residents to claim their rights over personal data disclosed to companies in the U.S. The …

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Cloud Storage and Backup Data

Backup and Cloud

Flood, fire, natural disaster, malware, spyware, ransomware, hardware failure, theft, disgruntled employee and so on, there are a multitude of ways to lose critical data. But for the record, you can rest assured that the undisputed, heavyweight champion of data loss is, none other than “human error”, that’s right; you, …

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A Case for Encryption

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Does the security of your online cloud-stored data-at-rest keep you awake at night? If it does, you’re not paranoid and you’re not alone. The amount of data being stored online and in the cloud, will continue to grow exponentially. This means that more of our data, whether it is at …

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NovaStor DataCenter – Always First to the Finish Line

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Our team is very proud of the short backup and restore times NovaStor DataCenter is able to achieve. Marketing and Sales are using words like “multi-streaming” and “multiplexing” to describe the speed of backup and restore, but do you know what exactly they are trying to say? This article highlights …

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Best Practices for your Backup Strategy

Everybody is talking about backup strategies and backup concepts, but barely anyone explains the recovery strategies and concepts. Let’s be honest, the backup is important, but a working restore is essential! Because: no data = no business Best Practices for your Backup Strategy – The Recovery That’s why today I’d …

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Tape is dead! Long live the tape! – Part I

Tape is dead! Long live the tape!

It feels like there is a movement in some IT circles that say backup to tape is obsolete since ‘the cloud’ found its way into the datacenters of the world. Even in the times of private cloud services, SAN snapshots, SSD’s, and cheap public cloud storage we should take our …

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Backup Alarm Reminder on World Backup Day

Backup Alarm Reminder on World Backup Day

The Fire Department was able to make us check our Smoke Alarms twice a year (‘Check your smoke alarms, when you change the clock!’), so let’s try to start a new tradition and use tomorrows World Backup Day as our once a year Backup Alarm Reminder. Make tomorrow ‘the day’ …

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NovaBACKUP DataCenter 5.3.1 – Key Features and Live Walkthrough

Webinar recording introducing NovaBACKUP DataCenter 5.3.1 The following YouTube video explains the key features and benefits of NovaStor’s network backup solution NovaBACKUP DataCenter. Jonathan Calmes, Head of Enterprise Sales and Nathan Fouarge, Director of Products are talking about: Backup & Restore for physical and virtual environments Scalable software architecture for …

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