Computer Backup Washington DC

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.

GRM
(301) 324-0777
9200 East Hampton Drive
Capitol Heights, MD
 
Data Vault Corp
(301) 352-9449
3540 Crain Hwy #210
Bowie, MD
 
Innovative 360
(202) 828-4440
1211 Connecticut Ave NW
Washington, DC
 
Fari Information Systems
(202) 887-0557
2555 Pennsylvania Ave NW Ofc
Washington, DC
 
Rollins & Associates Inc
(202) 944-3504
1406 28th St NW
Washington, DC
 
SysArc
(301) 231-5252
11300 Rockville Pike
Rockville, MD
 
Black Board
(202) 496-0091
1899 L St NW
Washington, DC
 
Columbia Research Corporation
(202) 546-1435
1201 M St SE Ste 10
Washington, DC
 
Newtronics
(202) 234-6646
1647 Lamont St NW
Washington, DC
 
H B Richmond Technology
(202) 457-0600
1612 K St NW
Washington, DC
 

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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