Computer Backup Essex MD

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.

VS Database Services, LLC
(410) 774-5814
P.O. Box 774
Hanover, MD
 
Data Vault Corp
(301) 352-9449
3540 Crain Hwy #210
Bowie, MD
 
VS Database Services, LLC
(410) 774-5814
P.O. Box 774
Hanover, MD
 
Computer Interface Technologies Inc
(301) 990-6188
18409 Dutchess Dr
Olney, MD
 
Azalea City Recordings
(301) 588-0326
7425 Buffalo Ave
Takoma Park, MD
 
SysArc
(301) 231-5252
11300 Rockville Pike
Rockville, MD
 
GRM
(301) 324-0777
9200 East Hampton Drive
Capitol Heights, MD
 
Half Inc
(410) 780-4100
1 Nashua Ct Ste L
Essex, MD
 
Pembroke and Company
(301) 776-4190
14300 Cherry Lane Ct
Laurel, MD
 
Technology Solutions
(410) 730-6974
5401 Twin Knolls Rd Ste 7
Columbia, MD
 

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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