Blog Articles

Our library of news, announcements and general articles of interest

GDPR-Ready Backups

Preparing for GDPR: GDPR-Ready Backups

GDPR is just around the corner. Are you prepared? AssureStor’s backup2cloud enterprise platform delivers GDPR-ready backups. The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is now ...
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GDPR Right to Forget Blog

Preparing for GDPR: Addressing the Right to Forget

The right to forget is one of the key components of GDPR. Do your backups allow for the straightforward deletion of specific identifying data? ...
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Prepare for GDPR Blog

Preparing for GDPR: Are Your Backups Appropriate?

Data backups are an area you may have missed when preparing for GDPR. Does your backup provider meet GDPR requirements? The IT press is ...
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Hybrid Cloud Backups

Hybrid Cloud Backups: The Best of Both Worlds

Why choose between the speed of local backups and the flexibility of the cloud? Hybrid cloud backups offer the best of both worlds. Cloud ...
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Triple Security Backups

Triple Security Backups with backup2cloud

AssureStor’s backup2cloud platform protects data throughout its lifecycle with triple security backups. Businesses today dedicate significant resources towards securing their network perimeters. The risk ...
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Anomaly Detection

backup2cloud Delivers Anomaly Detection

By the time you’ve discovered a ransomware attack, it may already be too late to recover your files. Anomaly detection helps you deal with ...
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IT Disasters

The Threat is Real: Recent Major IT Disasters

IT disasters present a genuine threat to businesses of all sizes. In recent months, high profile incidents have caused global organisations significant financial, operational, ...
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Protect Your Data

How to Protect Your Data When Using Cloud Services

As more and more businesses move critical applications and files to cloud services, how do you protect your data from unforeseen losses? Organisations throughout ...
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Ransomware Best Practices

Ransomware Basics: Implementing Ransomware Best Practices

When it comes to ransomware, prevention is always better than cure. Implement ransomware best practices and protect your business from attack. Ransomware attacks are ...
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NHF Housing Finance Conference Blog

AssureStor to Exhibit at the NHF Housing Finance Conference

AssureStor will be attending the NHF Housing Finance Conference on 22nd and 23rd March 2017, at the ACC Liverpool Conference Centre. The National Housing ...
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Ransomware Basics

Ransomware Basics: Are You Infected?

Have you become infected with ransomware? And if so, what steps are you taking to contain the infection? Be aware, be prepared, and minimise ...
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Ransomware Basics

Ransomware Basics: Know Your Enemy

Understanding ransomware basics will help you to stay safe from attack. There are many varieties of ransomware, and they can infect your business in ...
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Cost of Downtime

Ransomware Attacks: Calculating the Cost of Downtime

Ransomware attacks put businesses at operational, financial, and reputational risk. But what about the recovery window? All businesses need to calculate the cost of downtime ...
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Unified Disaster Recovery Blog

Simple, Unified Disaster Recovery for Physical and Virtual Servers

If you run an entirely physical estate, or you have legacy physical servers remaining within your environment, unified disaster recovery ensures that your entire ...
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Cloud Disaster Recovery

Cloud Disaster Recovery Delivers Benefits and Economies

When it comes to protecting your business-critical systems, cloud disaster recovery delivers the best combination of functionality, flexibility, and cost. How do you define ...
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Recover Encrypted Files with Effective Backups

Recover Encrypted Files through Effective Backups

If you’re unlucky enough to be infected by a ransomware attack, you can recover encrypted files by implementing an effective backup strategy. The threat ...
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Hypervisor Replication Blog

Hypervisor Replication Delivers Superior Disaster Recovery

In a disaster, hypervisor replication reduces data loss and resource utilisation when compared to snapshot technology. You hope that it will never happen, but the ...
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Data Backup Security Blog

Data Backup Security: How to Secure Your Backup Data

All organisations should consider their data backup security, although many don’t. In fact, your toner cartridges may be more secure than your backup data. It ...
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SaaS Data Protection Blog Post

SaaS Data Protection Safeguards Hosted Applications

If your organisation is using Software as a Service (SaaS) based applications, you should implement SaaS data protection to safeguard your hosted data. When you ...
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Easy Disaster Recovery Testing

Delivering Disaster Recovery Testing That’s as Easy as 1-2-3

Regular disaster recovery testing is a necessary evil, but it needn’t be painful. AssureStor delivers effective testing that’s as easy as 1-2-3. Talk to most ...
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