How to Buy Data Backup Protection

By John P. Mello Jr. | Posted October 06, 2010

It's a simple fact of small business computing life: hard drives fail. It's not a possibility, it's an eventuality. And that's why every business no matter how small needs a data backup plan and to -- wait for it -- actually use it. Your data is your business. Either protect it, or risk going under.

The good news is that data backup is a lot easier to set up and use than it used to be. So check out our sister site, HardwareCentral.com's essential guide to data backup. You'll sleep a whole lot better.


Stop what you're doing. Imagine the display in front of you suddenly goes blank. Imagine you can't reboot your computer. Imagine all the data on your hard drive has now disappeared.


A frightening scenario, yes? But it's one that millions of computer users flirt with every day. And many of them do it without a backup of their data.

Read the complete Buyer's Guide: Backup article

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