Computer Backup Hillsborough NC

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.

Quest Computer Products
(919) 644-6593
410 Millstone Dr Ste A
Hillsborough, NC
 
Kreimer Computing
(919) 245-0530
901 Chandler Ct
Hillsborough, NC
 
Object Intelligence
(919) 878-6690
900 Ridgefield Dr Ste 200
Raleigh, NC
 
Morgan & Company
(336) 945-6492
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Pharmasys Inc
(919) 468-2547
216 Towne Village Dr
Cary, NC
 
All About Computers
(919) 245-0709
1000 Timber St
Hillsborough, NC
 
Interactive Learning Systems Inc
(919) 644-6322
3828 Saint Marys Rd
Hillsborough, NC
 
Triangle Computer Associates
(919) 841-5638
Raleigh, NC
 
Dot Com
(910) 826-9277
6104 Malvern Cir
Fayetteville, NC
 
Traid Information Consultants Inc
(336) 766-5554
Winston Salem, NC
 

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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