With the advent of cloud computing, things became a whole lot easier for people and businesses to organize and contain their information in just a few secure locations online. However, many businesses only use the cloud for a few basic business components. And of those few components, it’s often easy to overlook some aspects that could make doing business even easier than it is currently. So to help with this, here are some tips for making better use of the cloud for your online business, whether you presently use the cloud for your telephone system, storage or any other activity. Continue reading
The internet can be a worrying place for some, and a wondrous one for others. Those who are new to the world of technology can often approach it with caution due to the bad press it’s received. While it’s true that certain platforms have been attacked, this wasn’t necessarily due to its location, but rather its lack of security.
Becoming confident with something means you have to understand more about it, and that will come with time like many thinks.
In the short-term, it can be useful to know the difference between fact and fiction in the world of cloud service providers. Continue reading
Computers may be considered as super machines but being machines, they can still malfunction for varied reasons. Viruses and other malware can attack them, their storage space can get full through time, power failures can occur and affect the hard drive and some hardware can stop functioning well such as when it crashes or freezes which can result in your data, photos, videos and mp3s to getting lost.
This being the case, it is always a must for computer users to back up their files. This way, they can still recover them in case something goes wrong with their device or emergency situations such as a fire, tornado or floods can occur in their homes and offices.
People today have different ways to back up their important files. They can choose to have a removable hard drive, external hard drive or they can also use the USB flash drive. The latest option available is using the cloud storage service.
This type of service is not only being used by consumers but even by small to medium sized businesses. A 2010 survey showed that many people use cloud for purposes of disaster recovery while some use it to keep primary data. Continue reading