Posts by Jared Oleson

What type of data storage should you use?

You’ve heard the advice, read the articles and finally decided it’s time to get a better data storage system in place. After all, data that hasn’t been backed-up is susceptible to deletion and corruption. But deciding you need a long-term data storage solution is only half the battle. The real decision lies in which type…

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How to Destroy a Computer Hard Drive the Right Way

It’s only a matter of time before you outgrow your latest technology purchase. When it comes to computers, it doesn’t seem to take long for them to slow down and be outshined by newer models. When that time comes, you may be wondering how to dispose of your current computer. The hard drive of a…

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It’s not pizza delivery, it’s data delivery!

Pizza at your doorstep sure sounds delicious, but data at your doorstep sure sounds convenient. Here’s why: Data is only as good as your accessibility to it. If your company has a wealth of data on your current customers and a database of research on the history of market trends, but you can’t actually access…

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Secure your business data before hurricane season hits

June 1, 2019 should be circled on the calendar of every business owner. Why? June 1 marks the start of hurricane season, and preparations should be made in advance of that date to protect a business’s most important assets. What are a business’s most important assets? If you ask a business owner what their most…

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Five Reasons to Start Backing Up Your Data on Rotating Tapes

After you press save on your computer, don’t breathe a sigh of relief just yet—this doesn’t ensure that your data is securely stored. Between natural disasters and system malfunctions (and let’s not forget user error), your business’s data isn’t truly safe until it’s backed up. Setting up a backup schedule for daily, weekly, or monthly…

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