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 »

Recovery Zone Digest

Sign Up for the Recovery Zone Digest

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 »

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 »

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Case Study: StorageCraft and Connecticut Computer Service

CTCOMP's tape backup vendor simply couldn't provide the backup, replication, and rapid recovery they needed. Luckily, they found a great alternative... More »

Making Disaster Recovery Easy Ebook

Making Disaster Recovery Easy (New Recover-Ability Guide Ebook!)

Fast disaster recovery isn't all about fancy new technologies. This ebook shows one disaster recovery trick that doesn't cost a dime. More »

eMazzanti Technologies

Case Study: StorageCraft and eMazzanti Technologies

The smell of diesel fuel triggers memories for Jennifer Mazzanti. She and husband Carl Mazzanti are Hurricane Sandy survivors. So is the business they run together, eMazzanti Technologies in Hoboken, New Jersey. More »

Keeping Yourself Safe on Social Media

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Adjusting privacy settings on social media is very easy to do, and if you’re a person who values personal privacy, it’s wise to keep snoopers out. This brief guide will help you keep your accounts as secure or as open as you’d like them to be.

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StorageCraft voted Best Software Solution, Best Channel Incentive winner at Chicago ASCII Success Summit

2014 Chicago Software Soloution

DRAPER, Utah — StorageCraft® Technology Corporation brought home two awards from the ASCII Success Summit in Chicago when attendees voted the company the winner of the Best Software Solution and Best Channel Incentive categories. The event was in held April 16-17.

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MSP Guide to Unbreakable Client Relationships

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Your bond with clients gives you work, which gives you the profit that keep you afloat. Ensuring that your working relationships are are rock-solid is the best path to a comfortable life.

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One Guy’s Opinion: Software End-of-Life: Why Upgrading Benefits Everyone

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It might seem early to start talking about Server 2003 end-of-life since it doesn’t happen until July of 2015, more than a year away, but with any migration or upgrade project, it makes sense to get things finished ASAP so you aren’t struggling to get caught up at the last minute. We asked our partner Guy Baroan on some insight as to how other MSPs should approach their clients about end-of-life.

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Cloud Software vs. Local Software: Strengths, Weaknesses, and Licenses Examined

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Using cloud software certainly has its advantages, but let’s take a look at two of the most popular cloud software solutions and examine some flaws you rarely hear about.

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The Accounting and Finance Industry: Another Opportunity for MSPs

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It seems like the accounting and finance industry is being hit by all sides when it comes to keeping important data secure and complying with numerous regulatory requirements, making it a great opportunity for skilled MSPs.

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Mobile Device Management for MSPs: Does Platform Matter?

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Now that BYOD has taken the enterprise world by storm, the ability to access any company app from any device is becoming a luxury more employees expect. What sort of expectations should an MSP have with regard to different mobile platforms?

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Six Online Tools You Didn’t Know You Needed

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The net has loads of tools we all use, but if you’re like us, you find new, interesting ones every week. Here are some of the best we’ve come across recently.

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MSPs: 3 Tips for Becoming an EHR Hero

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You’ll need to be more than a garden-variety MSP to succeed when it comes to electronic health records. Here are some tips for MSPs hoping to be the best at servicing the needs of the healthcare industry.

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Infographic: Slaying the Downtime Dragon

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Take a look at our new infographic, “Slaying the Downtime Dragon,” to find out how you can better protect your business from the evil downtime creature.

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MSPs: Have You Heard of The Four T’s of Marketing?

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MSPs can find new business and gain more exposure by implementing these four marketing fundamentals.

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StorageCraft to exhibit at Salt Lake Comic Con

DRAPER, Utah, — One of Utah’s fastest growing companies, StorageCraft® Technology Corporation, will be exhibiting at the Salt Lake Comic Con FanXperience 2014 Thursday through Saturday.

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Six Ways MSPs Can Empower Clients Through Education

MSPs: how to educate your clients

MSPs likely have clients of varying technical capabilities, and some will always need more help than others, but that’s not to say you can’t teach them things so they don’t need to lean on you when it comes to the small stuff.

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5 Tools Every Windows Administrator Should Have In Their Portable Toolbox

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In our post A Day in the Life of An Information Technology Administrator, we learned that the guys and gals who manage the network and its related systems are arguably the busiest people in the IT room. But no matter how skilled they may be, every administrator needs a set of dependable tools

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Top 6 Challenges to the IT channel

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Whether it’s a reseller, managed service provider, original equipment manufacturer or distribution partner, there are many things affecting the channel today. These are the biggest challenges.

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The History of Data Storage and Backup Part Five: Wire, Tape, and Compact Disk

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In this segment, we’ll look at the growth and proliferation of magnetic data storage.

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What is Heartbleed and How Does it Affect Me?

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Heartbleed is a security bug in the OpenSSL cryptography library. This bug allows a webserver to reply to a malformed heartbeat request with up to 64 kilobytes of data stored in memory on the webserver. What does this mean for users of StorageCraft products?

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Should Managed Service Providers Lease or Buy Computer Hardware?

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Businesses of all sizes have to make crucial decisions. For a managed service provider, deciding how to procure your IT equipment is up there with the toughest of them. Without the most basic of hardware, capitalizing on remote monitoring, IT security, and all the services you want to provide is just not a reality. While buying what you need is ideal, leasing is becoming a viable alternative MSPs can’t help but consider.

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How VSS and ShadowProtect Take Killer Backups

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The big questions here are: what exactly is VSS, why does ShadowProtect use it, and what makes it so awesome for creating solid backups?

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Electronic Health Records: Where Does the MSP Fit in?

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Electronic health records are a simple idea but not the easiest to implement. Here’s what MSPs can expect to do for a client in the medical field.

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Infographic: The Crippling Cost of Data Loss

Despite how important data is, it seems that companies aren’t taking care of it the way they should. Have a look at this infographic to see exactly what we mean:

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StorageCraft earns 5-star rating in CRN’s 2014 Partner Program Guide

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Draper, Utah – April 8, 2013 – StorageCraft® Technology Corporation today announced it has been awarded a 5-Star rating in the CRN 2014 Partner Program Guide. This is the second-consecutive 5-Star rating from CRN for StorageCraft – one of the most trusted names in the backup and disaster recovery industry.

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Windows XP End of Support: Last-minute Measures to Keep Your Systems Safe

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Today is the day. Windows XP support is gone (except for a few exceptions). As we all know, XP isn’t going anywhere. Here are some tips to keep your systems safe even without Microsoft support.

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Who’s Really an MSP and How to Look Like One

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A lot of businesses aren’t actually sure what managed services consist of. For MSPs, it’s essential to let other businesses know what you’ve really got to offer. Here’s how to spell it out for them.

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Future Trends in Backup and Disaster Recovery

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I guess it is safe to say that the cloud is where many people and companies choose to back up their data today (not before a good local backup, of course), but it got me thinking where will they put their data tomorrow? Is the next best thing in data recovery already out there?

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