Wildfires, Data Safety, and Pizza

The guy banging on the door yelled, “Get out!” The people inside were startled, but they were being saved, not the victims of a home invasion. Residents and business owners in the Sylmar neighborhood of Los Angeles didn’t get much advance notice. Late Thursday evening they started getting the message, some through news media, some [...]

Backup is boring. Ransomware is not.

We’ve noticed that after being hit by ransomware, there are generally two possible outcomes experienced by most organizations: inconvenience and devastation. Did you know you can choose which one happens to you? We’ve noticed a trend among the countless news stories about ransomware you’ve no doubt been exposed to recently. The contrast between how organizations [...]

Hurricanes, Tornadoes, and BDR

Did hurricane Dorian wipe out your data? Probably not. But what about the tornado just north of Chicago 36 hours ago?   When natural disasters make the news, people start thinking about their safety, and the safety of their businesses. Saying “I told you so” after the fact doesn’t help, so here’s some good advice [...]