Computer Backup East Greenwich RI

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.

greenBytes, Inc.
(401) 315-4480
Hopkinton Ind. Park, suite 301
Ashaway, RI
 
Prosoft
(401) 848-0134
1272 W Main Rd
Middletown, RI
 
Labyrinth Business Solutions Llc
(401) 843-8700
40 Mary St
Newport, RI
 
Clune Jos P
(401) 766-0600
68 Cumberland St
Woonsocket, RI
 
Micro Systems Resources
(401) 364-9050
70 Knauss Dr
Narragansett, RI
 
Connekted Inc
(401) 886-5111
4547 Post Rd
East Greenwich, RI
 
Kyran Research Associates Inc
(401) 849-7734
127 John Clarke Rd
Middletown, RI
 
Sea Corporation
(401) 847-2260
62 Johnny Cake Hill Rd
Middletown, RI
 
Maximum Messaging
(401) 941-1947
14 Friendly Rd
Providence, RI
 
S R G Resources
(401) 621-9899
1 Richmond Sq Ste 309E
Providence, RI
 

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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