Backup

Backup is the process of creating a reserve data copy in case of damage to the original data source. Most large businesses employ backup software that is more effective than a manual backup solution. This backup software often provides data voluming, for storage on removable media; data compression; automatic backups to offsite data centers (or online vaulting); and automated scheduling to increase the reliability of the backups.


Articles

IT Must Weather Climate Change

The world's climate has changed—and continues to change. IT must be prepared to keep the business running 24/7 despite the challenges of severe and unpredictable weather. More >

Coping With a Cloud Outage

Cloud computing presents enormous opportunities for the enterprise, but it's critical to proactively prepare for cloud outages as well as outright provider failures. More >

What CIOs Can Learn From U.S. Government Shutdown

There are plenty of business continuity and disaster recovery-related lessons to be learned from the government shutdown. Here are seven key takeaways. More >

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Interviews

Emerging Cyber Risks on the Minds of Risk Managers

The seventh annual Emerging Risks Survey results show what's behind the trend toward increased focus on cyber security risks among risk professionals.

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The Difference Between BaaS and RaaS

It’s a matter of simple data restoration or full data and application infrastructure.

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Peplink on Enhancing Business Continuity with WAN Load Balancing

Bring up the topic of business continuity and most CIOs are able to tick off terms like BCM (business continuity management), BIA (business impact analysis), change management and SLAs (service-level More >

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Resource centers

Business Intelligence

Business performance information for strategic and operational decision-making

SOA

SOA uses interoperable services grouped around business processes to ease data integration

Data Warehousing

Data warehousing helps companies make sense of their operational data

Editor's Choice

Ten Hot Tech Skills Gaining Speed

Security Staffing

Given the ever evolving nature of technology, it's not surprising to find that some tech-related skill sets have done better than others. So which technology skills have ridden the wave to the biggest increases over the past year?

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Citrix Focuses EMM Efforts on Workflow

Saks Incident Highlights Real Risks of Insider Threats

HP and Eucalyptus: Bold Stroke or Too Little, Too Late?

Carriers Are Embracing VoWiFi

 

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