Is your business ready for hurricane season?

Is your business ready for hurricane season?

In late August 2017, Hurricane Harvey caused widespread power outages and floods across Texas and certain parts of Louisiana. Weeks later, Hurricane Irma hit the coast, affecting Florida, Georgia, and South Carolina businesses. Now, experts are saying there are more storms to come, which is why you need a good disaster recovery (DR) plan that has you prepared for the worst.

The Ransomware Threat to Disaster Recovery in Los Angeles

The Ransomware Threat to Disaster Recovery in Los Angeles

If you don't have disaster recovery in your Los Angeles business, then this article is for you. Have you heard of the word "ransomware"? If not, let me begin by telling you about what happened to a Los Angeles hospital just last month.

What is the “DCG Backup Baseline”, and how do I get there?

Everyone knows that without a good backup in place, your business risks complete data loss in the event of a server theft, fire, or other catastrophic event. Your business risks partial data loss if one of your users accidentally deletes files, or replaces new versions of files with old ones.

How do I know my backups are running?

We all know, "If it is not backed up, then you can't get it back!" Unfortunately, on our initial site audits over the years, a large number of new clients, who thought they were getting backups, were not. During our initial "DCG Baseline audit" we compare your volume sizes to the actual backup size and often find that critical files are not making it on the tape.