When it comes to IT, it’s easy to become complacent. If everything seems to be working like it should, you may not be as inclined to check for security updates or research better ways to protect your data. But leaving your network, databases, and other infrastructure vulnerable is a risk you shouldn’t be willing to take. Instead, consider backup solutions and disaster recovery to help protect your business.
To Keep Your Business Safe, Be Prepared
Is your in-house IT support up to the task of making sure that you have adequate security, data protection and backup, and disaster recovery in place? Being prepared is the best way to avoid a data loss catastrophe. Whether or not you’ve experienced any serious issues yet, having a plan in place is vital. Remember that just because you haven’t experienced a breach or failure doesn’t mean you’re safe from one.
Even if your staff and resources are already stretched thin by a demanding workload, you have options. Working with a managed IT services company can take the strain off your shoulders so that you can focus on supporting and growing your business.
Backup Solutions and Disaster Recovery
One of the most important things you can do to protect your business is to ensure that all data is kept current and backed up. One of the easiest ways to do that is by storing your data in the cloud. Saving to your physical server isn’t enough. There are many reasons to back up using the cloud vs local servers. That includes better storage, increased security, accessibility, and automatic updates. It can also be much more cost-effective for your budget.
Don’t Lose Momentum
In case of data loss or even a natural disaster, your ability to stay productive and profitable will depend on whether you have the tools and support to keep your company running. Disaster recovery can help to protect your sensitive information, and keep your team and processes from grinding to a stop. An MSP can help you plan for disaster recovery, helping you reestablish access to data, software, network, and other systems.
At Net3 IT, we specialize in helping local businesses meet the technological challenges of the market. We also offer audits and strategic IT planning that will help to give you a better top-down view of your assets, network, and infrastructure – and most importantly, how to protect them.
Contact us to set up a consultation on backup solutions and disaster recovery.