The mediums you store your backups on can be critical to your success. While optical media like CDs was once a popular option, today it’s a thing of the past.

Optical media is extremely susceptible to scratches and high temperatures. If a fire breaks out in your office, this option could be destroyed. In addition, you must have an optical drive to use this media, but many of them have been phased out of today’s desktops and laptops. For a more in-depth review of optical media, check out our post on Why Optical Media in Not Ready for Future Backup Needs.

Choose something more reliable for your backups. To learn more about how your small business can make the most of your backup mediums, check out NovaStor today.