What is Big Data ?

Big Data, as we call it, is a thing that we don’t wish to see disappearing overnight because of a false manipulation , of a natural disaster or theft. Big data is a term for data sets that are so large or complex that traditional data processing applications are inadequate. Challenges include analysis, capture,data curation, search, sharing, storage, transfer, visualization, querying, …

Hybrid Backup – the best of both backup worlds!

Benefits LAN Speed Backup Allows multiple backup schedules throughout the day meaning Recovery Point Objective (RPO) is lower, which in turn means less data is likely to be lost. During a disaster recovery scenario, your recovery is only as good as the time it takes to restore critical functions and data (Recovery Time Objective – RTO) and how recent that …

Online Backup v Tape Backup

When assessing the most effective method of protecting your data here’s two important questions to ask yourself — How valuable are your company records and information? What effect, both in terms of cost and time, would a loss of this data have on your business? We appreciate just how important this information is to your business. As a dedicated provider …

Top 10 reasons to use online data backup

Moving to an online data backup system alleviates the time and maintenance costs associated with older solutions such as tape backup. It also increases security of the information, storing your data offsite in an encrypted format at our two UK data centres. Top ten reasons to use online data backup Ease of use – the simple set and forget features …