Data Backup & Recovery Blog

EVS On-Demand Webinar: View the Recording

Posted by Alisa Alvich on August 14, 2014

Freedom of Choice: 5 Reasons to Consider a Backup and Disaster Recovery Partner

Read More

Topics: managed services, managed backup, data backup, disaster recovery, cloud storage budgeting, cloud storage strategy

Putting Your Data Backups on a Diet

Posted by Layna Shuppert on August 19, 2011

In today’s information-driven world, the data we keep has a tendency to swell faster than an elastic waistline at an all-you-can-eat Chinese buffet. Left uncontrolled, nightly backups of that data will compound the problem seven-fold. If you find yourself inching ever closer to the limits of your current backup solution, it might be time to shape up.

Read More

Topics: data backup, cloud storage, cloud storage budgeting

Cloud Storage Budgeting First Steps

Posted by Layna Shuppert on July 1, 2011

In a time of economic uncertainty, one thing remains certain: this time next year there will be more data in the data center. Probably a lot more data.

History shows that data growth has been pacing at about 50% per year. Some growth is driven by new business solutions, such as productivity and quality gains, while other growth relates to regulatory requirements, like those of Sarbanes-Oxley or HIPAA.

Many IT budgets, if not already cut, soon will be—but from where? All that new data is going to stress every component of every system. Server CPUs will be busier, RAM less plentiful, and networks more congested. Data storage devices may soon overflow.

Read More

Topics: cloud storage budgeting, cloud storage strategy

Browse by Tag