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 »

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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 »

The Many Faces of Brazil’s World Cup Exit and Disaster Recovery

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The faces of terror from last night’s World Cup match are the exact same faces one would see in an IT disaster scenario.

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Do It Yourself or Hire an IT Professional?

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Sometimes it’s difficult for owners to know when they’ve reached the tipping point – when hiring a professional is better for business than DIY.

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The Managed Service Provider’s Guide to Balancing Security, Privacy, and Usability

MSP security and privacy

Where technology and data intersect, privacy concerns loom. This isn’t just an issue that impacts the giants like Google, Apple, and Microsoft. Any organization that collects, processes, and stores sensitive information needs to make privacy a top priority. With all the personal and financial data that runs through their systems, managed service providers are no exception.

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Tech is Transforming the Retail and Grocery Industry

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Here are some technologies changing the retail and grocery landscape. Where there’s new technology, there’s new opportunities for MSPs.

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One Guy’s Opinion: How Choosing the Right Products and Services Can Help MSPs Make a Buck

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This time on One Guy’s Opinion, we asked Guy to share his formulas for success when it comes to selecting the products and services that fit a client’s needs and also allow him to make a profit.

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Three Tips for Virtualization Newbies

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Virtualization is a great way to save costs and manage hardware resources. If you’re not already virtual, here are some things to think about while getting started.

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StorageCraft extends special backup, disaster recovery offer for Zenith Infotech customers

DRAPER, Utah – July 2, 2014 – Zenith Infotech customers with StorageCraft® ShadowProtect® licenses have one more month to capitalize on a special offer that will allow them to lock up long-term use of the award-winning software. StorageCraft Technology Corporation today announced the special offer will now end on July 31.

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Home Sweet Automated Home: A Look at Home Automation Tech

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Home automation devices are really neat, though they do have some security risks and other considerations. Let’s take a look at tech changing our homes for the better.

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There are Some Big Security Problems with How You Communicate Everyday

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As people know in the IT industry, good information security is a combination of good security protocol and judicious practices. The trouble is that so many people are ignorant of basic cyber-security concepts.

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Top 5 Must-See Data Centers

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Once offering little beyond row after boring row of racks and servers, innovation has radically changed the IT hosting environment both inside and out. Check out this introduction to some of the coolest data centers on the scene.

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What’s Driving Solid-State Drive Adoption?

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Adoption of Solid-state drives is increasing steadily, but what’s driving the demand?

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Dealing with Small Disasters: Power Outage

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Not every disaster is big. In fact, some of the smallest ones are also the most common. Here are a few ways businesses can plan to deal power outages.

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Simulation for Automation: U of M Builds Model City to Test Self-Driving Cars

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Ann Arbor is known as one of the more progressive and forward-thinking cities in America. True to form, Ann Arbor is taking a huge step in helping push the self-driving car trend forward.

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CASE STUDY: StorageCraft and Syndeo Communications

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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 Diego area, he specializes in business continuity: We take proactive measures to keep businesses running, no matter what happens. That includes backup and

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Virtualization: Top 3 Limitations of Thin Provisioning

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Thin provisioning has advantages like flexibility and cost savings, but there are a few limitations as well.

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What the Most Successful IT Managed Service Providers are Doing

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Whatever your current situation is, these are the things all of the best managed service providers are doing to be successful in the billion dollar IT industry.

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Evernote, Feedly, and 5 Lessons From Recent DDoS Attacks

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By recruiting an army of enslaved “zombie” computers, a distributed denial of service attack can easily bring a website, app, server, or entire network to its knees with a flood of traffic requests. Its effectiveness is alarming and judging from all the recent activity, occurrences are on the rise.

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How Can You Take Your Privacy Back?

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Edward Snowden definitely set off a wave of discussion about privacy. and many people are not waiting for legislators to figure out. Instead, they’re taking matters into their own hands.

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Introduction to Tiered Storage and 3 Pillars of Success

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Every organization has their own preferred method of storage madness, but this post is all about an emerging enterprise trend called tiered storage.

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CASE STUDY: StorageCraft in the Hotel Industry

StorageCraft and the Hotel Industry

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

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Virtualization: Why Thin Provisioning Is Better

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Not surprisingly, the preference for thin provisioning over thick provisioning (or vice versa) isn’t just a matter of taste.

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StorageCraft’s Petriello, Shafer Named to CRN’s Women of the Channel List

DRAPER, Utah, — For the second year in a row, StorageCraft® Technology Corporation placed two of its executives on the prestigious CRN Women of the Channel list.

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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 disasters big and small isn’t as easy as it sounds. There’s so much out there, it’s hard to sift through noise. On the

The Fall of Tape-Based Storage: Is It Dead Yet?

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Tape is trying to remain relevant, but whether or not their efforts are too-little-too-late is still to be seen. Whatever the case, tape still has some tricks up its sleeve.

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Which MSP Services Are Most Profitable?

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StorageCraft recently spoke with MSP and partner Guy Baroan about his approach to MSP service offerings. One question we had for him—and one that other MSPs might have—is this: which services or solutions are most profitable?

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