We’ve been talking about backup a lot in the past few years. At one point, we even blogged about the amount of squirrels causing data loss around the world. The fact that this number is higher than zero is mind-blowing. It just goes to show that your business data is only safe until it isn’t. […]
At UKFast we’re big on hoping for the best and preparing for the worst – even when the worst is squirrels. The Cyber Squirrel 1 website has made a list of all ‘unclassified cyber squirrel operations’ – i.e. attacks that the woodland contingency has made on human infrastructure – and the figures are pretty bleak. And, […]
In a perfect world, nothing would ever go wrong. But the world we live in is not perfect (proved by the existence of peas, washing machines that eat your clothes, and mediocre pop music). So, following the Scouts’ sound advice, always be prepared; because whether it’s a fire, a flood, or something as simple as […]
Disaster recovery has become a hot topic after last week’s floods, as many people’s belongings were washed away, along with their sense of security. So, when a large proportion of the country’s data centres are in the South East – an area badly affected by the floods – how do you know your data is […]
It would be fair to say that without the internet, computers or technology, many of today’s businesses would flounder. Let’s think for a minute about what would happen if your business’s computer systems failed. No email. No SQL database with all of your customer data. No website. For any modern business this could be catastrophic. […]
In a technology refresh of the Data Protection Manager product, Microsoft have released not just updated support for their latest products but also new features and tweaks to existing features that DPM admins will no doubt find useful.
An overview of what Information Security means, what it is and how it should be approached by businesses.
Here at UKFast we pride ourselves on being able to offer the best solutions in the UK and Something we are being asked about more and more is Disaster Recovery, a subset of Business Continuity. With the increasing prevalence of business critical information technology systems, combined with the transition to a 24×7 economy, the continuity […]