SolutionStart

Case Study: StorageCraft and SolutionStart

StorageCraft partner Jimmy Georgiou, CEO and founder of SolutionStart Technologies, loves going to the dentist. That’s because his company specializes in technology solutions for dental offices. One reason for his company’s success More »

Syndeo Communications

CASE STUDY: StorageCraft and Syndeo Communications

Like most managed service providers, Andrew Hartman understands it’s not if a disaster is going to happen, but when. As the founder of Syndeo Communications, an IT consulting firm in the San More »

StorageCraft and the Hotel Industry

CASE STUDY: StorageCraft in the Hotel Industry

Learn how the IT admin of a very large hotel conglomerate takes care of backup and recovery for hundreds of servers. More »

Recovery Zone Digest

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When it comes to disaster recovery, technology is only half the battle. As G. I. Joe taught us, knowing is the other half. Getting the knowledge you need to face off against More »

Legal Recover-Ability Guide

The Legal Industry v. Technology (New Recover-Ability Guide Ebook!)

The legal industry is a great untapped resource of revenue for many managed services providers. Certainly, there’s a lot to learn if you want to break into the business of providing service More »

CharTec, LLC

Case Study: StorageCraft Academy and CharTec

When your company mascot is a zebra with multi-colored stripes, it’s easy to guess how important it is for you to distinguish yourself from the rest of the herd. So when Ryan More »

Making IT Disaster Recovery Easy

Making IT Disaster Recovery Easy (Recover-Ability Guide for IT Admins)

Usually when you hear someone talking about fast disaster recovery, they’re talking about fancy new technologies that give you a leg up on your recovery. Sure, virtualization, image-based backup, and cloud computing can all contribute to More »

Advanced Backup Solutions

Case Study: StorageCraft and ABS

A s a StorageCraft® OEM partner, Advanced Backup Solutions (ABS) offers a best-of-breed business continuity solution that delivers enterprise-class data protection and disaster recovery to managed service providers (MSPs) who work with More »

Numa Networks

Case Study: StorageCraft and Numa Networks

It’s a sunny Saturday morning in Orange County, California when the help line rings at Numa Networks. A new customer is calling in a panic. The customer is a major beverage distributor, More »

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Leader in Backup and Disaster Recovery Turns 10

DRAPER, Utah – Based on its innovative and reliable products, StorageCraft Technology Corporation has grown from a small, local start-up into a global company. It is one of today’s most trusted and More »

ProComp Group

Case Study: StorageCraft with ProComp Group and CRU

Sometimes it's tricky to find the right hardware to go with your software and vice versa. Once in a while, however, you can find two quality solutions that match perfectly. Learn all More »

StorageCraft to exhibit, preview new backup, disaster recovery solution at VMworld 2014

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DRAPER, Utah, — The StorageCraft® Technology Corporation exhibit road show stops next week in San Francisco for VMworld 2014 at the Moscone Center. During the event, StorageCraft, a leader in backup and disaster recovery solutions for virtual, hybrid and physical environments, will preview to the public and media for the first time its StorageCraft Plug-in

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Windows to Linux Migration Checklist for IT Administrators

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Now that Microsoft has officially taken Windows XP off life support, some users and companies are still trying to figure out where to go next. Of course Microsoft recommends Windows 7 or 8, but truthfully, you have options that exist beyond the realm of Windows.

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The Why, What, and How of Virtualization

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In honor of our attendance at this year’s VMworld in San Francisco, we thought we’d have a look at some of our most useful resources for understanding, utilizing, and maximizing the potential of virtualization technologies.

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How to Keep USB Drives from Being Your Nightmare

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There is certainly nothing about the thumbdrive that gives off the impression that it could be used for nefarious reasons, but that’s exactly what is happening.

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Cloud Resilliancy the Focus of New Tech Developed by Former Google Workers

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CockroachDB is the ongoing creation of a few ex Google employees and other developers from the open source community. It’s designed to bring more consistency and stability to data centers and cloud computing.

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How Do We Get More Women in the Tech Industry?

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Not a lot of women are entering science and technology fields. What needs to happen before we find more women in these roles?

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Headed to VMworld 2014 in San Francisco? We’ll see you there!

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We’re excited to be back in San Francisco for VMworld 2014 August 24-28. This year we are exhibiting in the Solutions Exchange, Booth #2532 (next to the Refueling Lounge).

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Kicking the Java Habit: Are You Ready to Give It Up?

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Java is one of the most popular programming languages in the world. It’s used in countless web browser, mobile devices, televisions, and even automobiles. Yeah, Java is just about everywhere these days, but unfortunately, that widespread usage has garnered the attention of cybercriminal nation.

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Fixing The Most Problematic Backup Methods

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Most companies understand the importance of data backup, but when it comes down to it, some businesses put in the bare minimum when it comes to actually implementing it. With that in mind, we’d like to explore some of the most pathetic, sad, untrustworthy, or inefficient backup methods we’ve encountered, and how to fix them.

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How do DDoS Attacks Affect Business Continuity Planning?

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Business continuity involves preparing for and responding to any issues that could affect your ability to do business. But has your business taken DDoS attacks into consideration?

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Tech Tips with Steve: Building a Hybrid Cloud with the WD Sentinel NAS and StorageCraft

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In this Tech Tip, Steven Snyder, technical marketing manager of StorageCraft, and Paul Chen, senior product line manager of Western Digital, show you exactly how you can create your own hybrid cloud for disaster recovery with the Western Digital Sentinel NAS and StorageCraft ImageManager.

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Tech Tips with Steve: Instant Virtualization Using WD Sentinel NAS and VirtualBoot

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In this Tech Tip, Steven Snyder, technical marketing manager of StorageCraft, and Paul Chen, senior product line manager of Western Digital, show you how to instantly virtualize a backup image stored on the Western Digital Sentinel NAS device using StorageCraft VirtualBoot.

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Tech Tips with Steve: Backup Management, Verification, and Recovery with WD Sentinel NAS and StorageCraft

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In this Tech Tip, Steven Snyder, technical marketing manager of StorageCraft, and Paul Chen, senior product line manager of Western Digital, show you how to use the WD Sentinel NAS and StorageCraft ImageManager to organize and manage your backup storage space, verify the integrity of your backups, and even pre-stage a recovery using HeadStart Restore Technology.

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The Benefits of Open Source Software– Should Your Business Switch?

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It’s becoming easier to get by on open source software alone– here’s a look at how to save your business some money using powerful, free open source software.

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A Few Lessons about Using AWS and Other Cloud Providers

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What sort of measures are in place from Amazon or other hosting companies to prevent hackers or cyber-criminals from getting full access to your systems?

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8 Ways to Harness Technology for Fitness

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Here are eight smart, techy ways to make sure your desk job doesn’t turn you into a blubbery bag of ooze.

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Case Study: StorageCraft and SolutionStart

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StorageCraft partner Jimmy Georgiou, CEO and founder of SolutionStart Technologies, loves going to the dentist. That’s because his company specializes in technology solutions for dental offices. One reason for his company’s success is knowing what dentists fear most, and knowing how to alleviate that fear.

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How MSPs Can Take Cloud Security Into Their Own Hands

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Cloud technology is used for everything from simple document storage to full-on infrastructure hosting. When it comes to any type of cloud computing, IT providers definitely want to take certain measures into their own hands.

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Cirque Du Soleil Talks Tech with StorageCraft

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We were really curious what types of IT needs Cirque Du Soleil has, who handles it, and how they make sure everything goes off without a hitch, so we asked them.

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The Modern SSD’s Dirty Little Secret: What You Don’t Know About Your Self-encrypting SSD

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What you might not know about your self-encrypting solid-state drive could affect your ability to recover data following equipment failure.

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I’m Not a Doctor, but I Care about HIPAA

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When’s the last time you thought about how important your medical records really are? They contain some of the most sensitive information about you.

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How Technology is Improving Underdeveloped Worlds

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The growth of technology has been nothing short of amazing. IT has progressed leaps and bounds in the last ten years alone. While we often look at technology as simply making life peachier, it offers renewed hope and promise in some developing segments of the world.

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3 Areas Where the PC Still Matters

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We can debate whether PC sales will continue to slump or not, but instead, let’s take a look at a few areas where PC sales will remain strong and likely even grow.

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Creating a DDoS Action Plan, Part 2: Incident Response

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In last week’s post, I went over some useful measures for preventing DDoS (Distributed Denial of Service) attacks. Because no prevention plan is 100% effective, you need to put responsive measures in place to make your DDoS action plan as close to being foolproof as possible. Let’s dive in.

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Aug. 31 new deadline for special offer to Zenith Infotech customers

DRAPER, Utah — StorageCraft Technology Corporation has extended a special offer that allows Zenith Infotech customers with StorageCraft® ShadowProtect® licenses to lock up long-term use of the award-winning software. The new deadline is Aug. 31.

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