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Acronis buys Dutch cloud backup outfit BackupAgent

The U.S. backup-and-recovery firm Acronis has bought a Dutch cloud rival, BackupAgent, for an undisclosed amount.

BackupAgent has more than 900 service provider resellers. The Amsterdam-based firm had been planning expansion in North America and Asia, Acronis had recently launched its own “backup as a service” product and, well, synergies and stuff. 165 more words

Tøffe forhandlinger om IT-budsjetter

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Which Cloud Service Should You Sell First?

IT service providers that want to start selling cloud services often struggle with knowing where to begin. Logic Speak CEO Jason Etheridge has some insights on this topic that are worth considering — especially when you take into account  that this eight-employee MSP has been experiencing healthy double-digit growth over the past few years, and a big part of that growth is from selling cloud services.  279 more words

Business Applications

Cloud Backup Services for Off-Site Data Synchronization

File Synchronization Services

There are several low-cost data backup solutions available that provide real-time file synchronization. Services like Box.com and Dropbox.com are primarily for file synchronization and sharing. 605 more words

Tech Tips

Snowden-endorsed file-sharing service SpiderOak to set up 'warrant canary'

No, we’re not talking about the coal mines here.

SpiderOak, the file sharing and cloud backup provider that NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden recently endorsed… 242 more words


The IT jungle explorer's (quick) guide to disaster recovery

In the IT jungle, one may experience confusion when attempting to classify  “disaster recovery” (DR), “business continuity” (BC), and other related species…

And we’re not going to write the encyclopedia on it, either. 378 more words

Technology Best Practices

5 Things Your IT Department Should Be Doing Now

If you’re running IT and you’re not a technologist, or you’re the business leader and feel shut out of the IT club, you may periodically wonder if your IT department is doing the right thing to care for your equipment, your employees and your data.   840 more words