Often, the data people store on their computers is more precious than they realize. Whether it’s family photos, business records or school work, there are things on computers that cannot be replaced if the data is lost. As the data in our computers grows in importance, so does the need to protect that data in case of an emergency. 911 Computer offers backup and data recovery services for consumers and business owners.
In July 2018, an Alaskan community of 100,000 people was hit with a massive ransomware attack that crippled the entire area. People couldn’t pay for services, sewer permits couldn’t be issued, records for pet medications were lost, and local services couldn’t access their online reservation systems. Local networks were affected for months, and it caused more $2 million in damage to the community. This situation is a reminder of why it’s vital to backup all of the important data in a system. That way, it’s quick and easy to restore systems to a point before the problem.
911 Computer has backup services that can help business recover their systems in the event of an emergency. No matter the cause of the data loss (e.g., hard drive failure, virus attack, etc.), having a backup of your important files means you can restore important content onto a new computer without any issues. An ideal backup systems uses a combination of a local, external hard drive; an off-site, remote backup; and a cloud-based utilities. 911 Computer offers a backup services that takes advantage of all of these methods.
Many people think about technology-related situations when thinking about data, but that sort of thinking can lead to mistakes. For example, many people think they are secure by backing up their data with a separate drive in their home. This is a suitable way to prevent data loss in the event an individual computer or drive is lost. However, this doesn’t protect the data from a situation where all of the devices in the home are lost, like fires, flooding or theft. Having an off-site or cloud-based backup protects your data in these situations.
911 Computer offers backup services for businesses and consumers that take advantage of off-site data storage centers as well as cloud-based backups. We have physical and virtual environments certifying important data and applications. 911 Computer is an all-in-one solution for data protection, which can save users time and money. Allowing 911 Computer to handle a company’s backup removes the complexity of managing multiple servers and storage platforms. And having all of the data on one service makes it easier to recover data in any scenario.
It’s important to backup files before something happens to a computer. A backup service like 911 Computer is an ounce of prevention that’s worth a pound of cure. You can’t retake that video of your child’s first steps, so it’s worth it to backup the data so it can’t be completely lost. Many people don’t realize how many of their precious memories are stored digitally until they’re gone. 911 Computer can set up affordable and effective automatic backups for home computer users.
Backups are even more important for businesses because records need to be kept for legal purposes. It can vary depending on the state and industry, but there are some records that need to be automatically saved to a backup server. Saying that all of the records were lost in a computer crash will do more harm than good if a business needs those records to show legal compliance. A backup system needs to be part of a business’s disaster recovery plan.
Computer crashes can happen out of nowhere, so being prepared is the only way to ensure that your business or personal data isn’t lost. 911 Computer can often recover the files from a faulty hard-drive, but it’s better to have a backup than depend of data recovery. Make sure your most important are always protected by using 911 Computer to secure your data offsite and online. Visit our website or contact us at 713-364-6572 to learn more.