StorageCraft at VMWorld 2014

We’re at VMworld 2014 in San Francisco!

Here we are in beautiful San Francisco for this year's VMworld. If you're here too (or coming), we'd love to see you. Booth #2532 (next to the Refueling Lounge). More »

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

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 »

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 »

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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Quick Fire Safety Tips for Your Business

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You can never be too careful when it comes to the safety and longevity of your business, no matter what industry you’re in.

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Building for the Future: A Facility Construction Update and Job Announcements

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StorageCraft is an expanding company on all fronts. As we extend our market reach and brand awareness, we are building up our workforce, and our new corporate headquarters in under construction in Draper, Utah.

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5 Common Encryption Algorithms and the Unbreakables of the Future

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Encryption comes in many forms and it’s essential. There are the most common encryption standards, but what does the future hold?

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One Guy’s Opinion: Managing the Real Risks of the Cloud   

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You can’t go “all in” on the cloud unless you take some local measures first. Here’s MSP Guy Baroan’s advice for harnessing the cloud’s full power, without putting your business or clients at risk.

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Recovery Zone turns 2; becomes popular online resource for IT professionals

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DRAPER, Utah, — In order to be a good information technology (IT) professional, keeping up with the latest news, trends and issues in the industry is a must. The Recovery Zone blog, which recently turned 2 years old, has become a popular resource for IT professionals, ranging from company system administrators to managed service providers (MSPs) serving small and medium-sized businesses.

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StorageCraft’s Lee wins HTG’s Spirit Award

DRAPER, Utah, — StorageCraft® Technology Corporation’s Aaron Lee is the 2014 recipient of The Spirit Award from HTG Peer Groups, an international organization of information technology  (IT) solution provider executives focused on business and personal development. Lee, who is the channel marketing manager at StorageCraft, received the award because he is an HTG member who

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5 of the Most Effective Online Scams (And What’s Being Done About Them)

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According to AntiFraudNews, 289,874 internet fraud complaints were made to the Internet Crime Complaint Center in 2012 alone. Here are the five most effective ways cyber criminals are fooling computer users.

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Building the Ultimate Smartwatch: The Features We Need to Take These Toys Seriously

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Smartwatches really need to have some innovative technology built in before they become truly useful. This is what the perfect smartwatch needs for consumers to really start taking them seriously.

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DOS is Not Quite Dead

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While it might seem like ancient technology at this point, there are still plenty of people who use MS DOS, and some of them still totally love it. But will DOS ever make a real comeback?

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Big Data Storage and Preservation at the Library of Congress  

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What steps would you take to preserve your country’s art, culture, and history? Here’s how the Library of Congress preserves and protects a whole country’s big data.

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Creating Your DDoS Action Plan, Part 1: 3 Preventive Measures

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When it comes to DDoS attacks, you want to address the problem in two parts: prevention and response. This post will focus on some preventive measures you can take.

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Cloud Backups Might be Your Best Defense Against Ransomware

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Ransomware isn’t just a trending thing—it’s becoming a serious criminal enterprise. Luckily, secondary cloud backups with StorageCraft can protect from some pretty nefarious goings on.

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