Computer Backup Dillon SC

With consumers and businesses storing increasing amounts of critical data, those computers must be backed up more often to prevent the kind of catastrophic loss caused by hard disk failure, viruses and malware, unstable software downloads, user errors, or physical disaster.

Arc Computers
(864) 543-4050
147 Belle Rive Dr
Ninety Six, SC
 
DP Professionals Inc
(803) 738-0066
3741 Landmark Dr Ste B200
Columbia, SC
 
Aac Utility Partners
(803) 736-9486
9367 Two Notch Rd
Columbia, SC
 
Roger's Computer Services
(803) 951-1826
235 Dooley Rd
Lexington, SC
 
Systemtec
(864) 250-0730
11 Brendan Way
Greenville, SC
 
Advanced Technology Services
(864) 236-0436
122 Park Place Ct
Greenville, SC
 
Uhimchuk & Associates Inc
(864) 292-3711
2506 Wade Hampton Blvd
Greenville, SC
 
Global Pundits Inc
(803) 354-9400
2800 Bush River Rd Ste 2A
Columbia, SC
 
Cim Techniques
(843) 521-9897
1215 Prince St
Beaufort, SC
 
Easi
(864) 235-9888
20 Grand Ave
Greenville, SC
 

Home Users Live Dangerously with Computer Backup Practices

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80 Percent Report They Have Suffered Data Loss

Home PCs and laptops that store ever-changing data, business information, photos, video, music and photos of consumers’ digital lives are backed up less than once a month, according to a new survey of the backup habits of home users conducted by Acronis®, Inc.( www.acronis.com - provider of storage management and disaster recovery software).

The online survey of 5,964 home users found that 87 percent of users back up their hard drives just every two to three months or less frequently, far less often than any industry organization or publication recommends. This number is in sharp contrast with another survey finding — 80 percent of users have lost information and had to restore it.

With consumers and businesses storing increasing amounts of critical data, those computers must be backed up more often to prevent the kind of catastrophic loss caused by hard disk failure, viruses and malware, unstable software downloads, user errors, or physical disaster. According to Robert Thaler, Senior Director, Marketing, Acronis, users must evaluate their unique situations and create backup schedules that match the importance of the data.

The Acronis survey also found that fully 81 percent of users had to reinstall their computer operating system and software applications. Data loss comes with a significant loss of time, with 48 percent reporting that the reinstallation process took more than four hours. HBM

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