Computer Backup King George VA

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.

Fredburg .Net Inc
(540) 663-5770
14303 Dahlgren Rd
King George, VA
 
Southeastern Computer Consultants Inc
(540) 644-8905
5184 Potomac Dr
King George, VA
 
Factor One Consulting
(703) 737-6100
Leesburg, VA
 
Custom Fit Inc
(703) 378-8340
4425 Brookfield Corporate
Chantilly, VA
 
Thoughtlink Inc
(703) 281-5694
2009 Cantata Ct
Vienna, VA
 
Io Technologies Inc
(540) 663-5770
14303 Dahlgren Rd
King George, VA
 
Compro Inc
(540) 663-3868
5289 Palivoda Dr
King George, VA
 
Open Strategies
(703) 729-4858
43533 Golden Meadow Cir
Ashburn, VA
 
Amcosys Technologies Inc
(703) 957-4777
42780 Longworth Ter
Chantilly, VA
 
Master Solutions Inc
(703) 491-1969
Woodbridge, VA
 

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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