Depending on Data: Downtime and the Domino Effect

Depending on data is a part of business life in the 21st Century. Our dependency comes from the fact that it is often key to the successful operation of business. When data loss incidents and outages occur, they start a chain of consequences that occur one after another, like a sequence of dominos falling – aptly described as the domino effect of data loss.

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Depending on Data: Downtime and the Domino Effect

Data Prep Tips for Back-to-School/Work

30 August 2018

Data Prep Tips for Back-to-School/Work

As temperatures start to slowly drop, students and employees are emerging from a summer daze, hunkering down for the school year and getting get business in shape for the fall season. Here’s 3 ways you can get data-ready for back-to-school & back-to-work.

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Severe Summer Season Far From Over – Data Recovery Solutions for the Wildest Weather

21 August 2018

Severe Summer Season Far From Over – Data Recovery Solutions for the Wildest Weather

Reports this year predict that annual bouts of bad weather might be shaping to be ‘below-normal’ – but the season is far from over. Here are some disaster management protocols for the wildest weather.

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Data Loss is a Bitter Pill to Swallow – Give CBL a Shot

20 June 2018

Data Loss is a Bitter Pill to Swallow – Give CBL a Shot

…Large coffee in one hand, laptop teetering precariously on the other, you turn the corner and – WHAM! Threats to your data are around many corners. Here are the most common causes of data loss to watch out for.

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Art Exhibit Focuses on E-Waste Data Dangers

6 June 2018

Art Exhibit Focuses on E-Waste Data Dangers

A duo of artists known as KairUs curious about private data breaches and e-waste created an exhibition of artworks entitled “Forensic Fantasies”. Highlighting some key issues and effects related to e-waste dumps in places like Ghana, a topic we’ve covered before, they look at some interesting intersections of technology, the environment, and society.

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The ABC’s of Cybersecurity

30 May 2018

The ABC’s of Cybersecurity

This time last year we were all anxiously biting our nails over the impending threat of the WannaCry cyberattack, which affected over 300,000 computers worldwide. Even though the ransomware attack was resolved in a matter of days, it swiftly incurred billions of dollars in damages. The reality is, it hasn’t been too long since this major attack, and threats to your own cybersecurity measures are as prevalent now as they were then. It’s important to take precautions when it comes to protecting confidential corporate information, but just what do those precautions entail?

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